I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.


Who We Are

Olive Strachan Resources

Olive has an infectious enthusiasm and natural talent for bringing people together, she achieves impact, engaged audiences and makes a lasting impression in all that she does.

Global business woman, entrepreneur and founder of Olive Strachan Resources, ex chair of CIPD and a fellow of CIPD, Olive has spent over 20 years developing managers and leaders across the world, delivering coaching, training and consultancy in over 25 countries across the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and beyond. Her clients include Astra Zeneca, John Lewis, The British Council, Tyco Oil and Mars to name a few.

Voted one of the top 100 most influential women in the North West for 3 years running and export champion for the DTI, Olive has recently also been awarded an MBE for her services.

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Our Core Services

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Client Testimonials

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The effect of the OSR Employee Engagement programme has had on all the staff is truly rewarding and promising for the future. The culture change is evident and everyone is more motivated, it has been an enriching experience for everyone involved.

I have had the opportunity to work with Olive Strachan MBE at different points in my career and in different settings.
Olive’s training and coaching skills are superb, whatever setting she might be in.

Larisa Halilović, Director of British Council

Having Olive work with our business has been brilliant, her energy and commitment to staff development is exactly what I was looking for.
I have already seen areas of improvement amongst teams at
various levels.

Olive has a bubbly, infectious personality that you can’t help engage with and respond positively to her.
Olive’s natural style enables all type of delegates to interact with her training courses.

Gail Cross, biobank

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