meet our team

Throughout your time with us, you’ll get to know the various members of our dedicated, passionate and highly experienced team. Get to know them a bit more with the bios below.  As per government guidance we are all working from home, so please feel free to phone our mobile numbers.  The office is closed.

Jane is a leading industry coach and trainer with a natural ability to engage with people at all levels within an organisation to motivate them to achieve their full potential. Jane’s track record of leading organisations through major change, whilst developing and implementing a full range of effective management and people policies and procedures, is outstanding.
Jane Michel

Managing Director

With over 20 years’ experience dealing with high level HR challenges across a wide range of sectors, Becky HR experience and employment law knowledge is expansive. Becky is MCIPD qualified, an accredited mediator and counsellor. As co-owner of Emphasis Ltd Becky and Jane have been working together for 17 years to create a strong team of HR Consultants. Becky enjoys the variety of challenges of an ever-changing employment law landscape and works with businesses to obtain the most practical, commercial and equitable outcome.
Becky Boston - 07867 940729

Business Development Director

Nicki's career in HR management spans a wealth of expertise among large corporates, mid-sized enterprises and smaller businesses, across a diverse range of private and public-sector industries. Her natural ability to forge strong relationships with clients, engaging with people at all levels within an organisation, helps them achieve outstanding results in their people management, people development and organisational culture.
Nicki Jones - 07469 858926

Senior HR Consultant

Rachel is a highly experienced Senior HR Consultant, with extensive employment law knowledge, providing jargon free and commercial HR advice. Rachel prides herself on her ability to seek calmness in a storm, nipping problems in the bud before they become full blown nightmares. She listens carefully, rapidly understands issues and quickly follows up with clear analysis of situations with succinct options and routes to available solutions.
Rachel Hancock - 07393 766461

Senior HR Consultant

Lindsay is a highly experienced Human Resources Consultant with a demonstrated knowledge in generalist HR, recruitment and breathe, a leading GDPR-compliant employee management solution for business. Lindsay is a strong human resources professional who is organised, diligent and responds well to pressure, whilst working in the very fast-moving environment here at emphasis hr & training.
Lindsay Vivier - 07833 222033

HR Consultant

As a psychology graduate, Lydia has a broad range of experience working frontline for mental health services as Honorary Assistant Psychologist (public sector) supporting the NHS, customer service experience and strong recruitment experience. Lydia is able to listen carefully to individuals and provide support/solutions. Lydia is currently studying towards her CIPD.
Lydia Trimble

HR Advisor

Amy’s role is interesting and varied, from accounts, including invoicing, processing direct debits and reconciling accounts, to day to day admin and interacting with our clients in a friendly and professional manner.
Amy Green


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