Mel Bligh Senior Consultant
Mel started Shine and Rise in 2004 with a wealth of experience from working in both multi-national corporate and public sector environments, driving transformational change through people. Her passion for making people perform at higher levels was her inspiration for starting Shine and Rise.
Mel has a wide range of skills from client consultancy, facilitation, coaching and being a fully trained psychometrician. She possesses astute business skills to get to the heart of the problems quickly.
Mel works with a carefully selected group of trusted associates to deliver impactful interventions for valued clients.
Mel loves people and engages easily with all stakeholders to establish trust, rapport and outstanding results. She has the following qualifications & accreditations:
B.A. (Hons) Business Studies
Postgraduate Diploma in HRM
Psychometric Testing Qualifications: Occupational testing Level A and Level B MBTI, WAVE, FIRO B, Emotional Intelligence (teams/individuals)
City & Guilds – Training & Assessing
Advanced Diploma in Coaching - Distinction
NLP Practitioner & Master Practitioner Certificates
PRISM Neuroscience – Brain Mapping
Membership: Chartered Member MCIPD
"I selected Mel as my career coach after meeting her while she was co-facilitating a course. She helped me through some difficult situations and encouraged me to think differently about my future career direction.
Working with Mel gave me the confidence to take my career in a new direction. The sessions were always challenging and Mel made me really dig deep to find the right answers. I'd highly recommend her!"
UK Director of Customer Experience at Lowell
"Mel is fantastic at what she does. We have worked together over the past few years and over that time she has helped me keep focussed on goals and grow as a leader.
She has a great approach to people and the ability to connect with individuals ensuring they achieve what is important to them. I would really recommend her to others that are looking to develop leadership and employee engagement skills."