Jo Perkins

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Program Presenter - Jo Perkins

  • Organisational learning & development consultant
  • Trainer, Facilitator & Executive Coach
  • Change Management

JO PERKINS is an organisational learning & development professional working across all levels of business, frontline to executive and leadership levels, and across multiple sectors, public and private. As facilitator and consultant, Jo is focused on designing and delivering high quality programs and is dedicated to delivering measurable outcomes for all of her clients. Jo's facilitation style is very engaging whilst delivering practical solutions for program and coaching participants.

Jo has expertise in delivering programs including Leadership, Leading People through Organisational Change, Managing Change workshops, Effective Communication, Negotiation & Influence, Presentations, Strategic Thinking & Business Planning, Business Etiquette Skills, Team Building, Creativity and Innovation, Managing Change and Performance Management, to name a few. Jo also has experience coaching on various key areas including leadership, performance management and career coaching.

Prior to developing her career as a successful trainer, facilitator and executive coach, Jo worked in a variety of executive Human Resources roles for global organisations such as Sony and EMI Music Australia & New Zealand, based in Sydney and London, UK for over 15 years.

Client programs include:

  • City of Sydney - Future Leaders (high potential) & Developing Women Leaders programs, and various professional development programs including Negotiation Skills, Effective Meeting, Managing Performance, Presentations
  • City of Ryde - Mentoring Leadership Program series
  • Telstra - 'OCC2' - Leadership & Change Management program (Our Customer Connection Part 2)
  • Foxtel - 'Lead the Way HD' Leadership programs
  • Samsung Electronics Australia - Presentation Skills & Project Management programs

Jo has a Bachelor of Communication, post-grad in Strategic Human Resources Management (Deakin University), Certificate IV Workplace Training & Assessment (TAE), and Professional Development Certificate in Executive Coaching (ICCP, Sydney University).

Jo is accredited to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI; DiSC Profiling & diagnostic system; DiSC 363 for Leaders (360 degree tool).

Jo Perkins
Senior Consultant
APA Training & Development
tel. 0413-382610