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ALL ABOUT PEOPLE
& HR CONSULTING

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What I Do

Hi, my name is Mary-Anne Calvert and I am a passionate developer of people and businesses to be the best they can be! My mission is to provide customised, relevant and cost-effective training and HR consulting solutions that challenge people out of their comfort zones and into new ways of thinking for better job performance.

I founded The Human Element in 2005 to use my adult education qualifications and business experience to provide my unique brand of:

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Benefits

Your staff is the lifeblood of your business and the human element that makes people tick can either be an asset or a serious liability.

WHAT I CAN DO FOR YOU:

  • Find practical, easy-to-implement training and HR consulting solutions that fit your budget
  • Make learning and development challenging, fun and easily applied back on the job
  • Develop thinking, contributing leaders and staff to meet future challenges
  • Assist you to comply with the HR requirements of the Basic Conditions of Employment and Labour Relations Acts
  • Improve how your customers experience your business
  • Resolve labour relations issues
  • Improve operational processes and efficiency
  • Facilitate change interventions and strategic planning
  • Facilitate team building that goes beyond the hype and adds real value
  • Coach you or your team to improve performance

Why choose The Human Element?

Icon1Every course is customised to fit the needs of your specific group – no generic courses.

Icon2No company is too big or too small – I deal with organisations of all sizes from entrepreneur to corporate

Icon3 (1)Not just a “bums in seats” approach –
I believe in working with teams and their managers

Icon4Courses focus on actual skills development – not qualification training

Icon5I speak from experience and know what works and what doesn’t

Icon6I create a fun environment, that is engaging, interactive and effective

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Teams apply what they learn back in the workplace

Icon8Training accommodates differences in educational opportunities.

Testimonials

There is nothing that satisfies me more than seeing the results of what I do in the people and businesses I work with. The next best thing is being endorsed by them in writing!

''What makes Mary-Anne’s results so special is the fact that she has gone out of her way to get to know our business and our policies, and her training is not just theoretical, but is linked to actual business situations.''

City Couriers (recently rebranded to City Logistics):  HR Director               

“As a newcomer to senior management, I am faced daily with all sorts of challenges. Mary-Anne has been working with me closely around key behavioural areas to help me grow and face daily situations in a professional manner.”

City Logistics:  Cape Town Branch Manager

“Mary-Anne is an exceptional facilitator who has great knowledge to share with us.  She educated us with understanding and made the training week a fun and enlightening experience.”

“The training and ambience created by Mary-Anne was awesome.  I was encouraged to express myself freely which enabled me to participate confidently.”

“Mary-Anne was explicit and articulated clearly.  She created a training environment that was friendly and productive.”

“Mary-Anne is frank, vibrant, to the point and interactive. She is a fantastic facilitator and created a fun, positive vibe.”

TFG Retail Academy

“We have found The Human Element to be a responsible and passionate business partner who deals with integrity, innovation and professionalism in the process of positive growth.”

Bidvest Laundry Group:  Group Financial Director

“Mary-Anne is an excellent facilitator.  She is diverse in her knowledge and created an environment in which we could network and share experiences.”

“This was a motivational and enlightening course!  It provided us with self-insight and a reality check regarding our own behaviours as leaders.”

Women in Management – KZN Provincial Public Service Training Academy

“Mary-Anne demonstrated broad knowledge and skills on this subject.”

“Mary-Anne, you know your stuff!  You encouraged everyone to participate actively and inspired me to go back and implement what I have learned.” 

Coaching and Mentoring – Joint Medical Holdings

Testimonials

''What makes Mary-Anne’s results so special is the fact that she has gone out of her way to get to know our business and our policies, and her training is not just theoretical, but is linked to actual business situations.''

City Couriers (recently rebranded to City Logistics):  HR Director               

“As a newcomer to senior management, I am faced daily with all sorts of challenges. Mary-Anne has been working with me closely around key behavioural areas to help me grow and face daily situations in a professional manner.”

City Logistics:  Cape Town Branch Manager

“Mary-Anne is an exceptional facilitator who has great knowledge to share with us.  She educated us with understanding and made the training week a fun and enlightening experience.”

“The training and ambience created by Mary-Anne was awesome.  I was encouraged to express myself freely which enabled me to participate confidently.”

“Mary-Anne was explicit and articulated clearly.  She created a training environment that was friendly and productive.”

“Mary-Anne is frank, vibrant, to the point and interactive. She is a fantastic facilitator and created a fun, positive vibe.”

TFG Retail Academy

“We have found The Human Element to be a responsible and passionate business partner who deals with integrity, innovation and professionalism in the process of positive growth.”

Bidvest Laundry Group:  Group Financial Director

“Mary-Anne is an excellent facilitator.  She is diverse in her knowledge and created an environment in which we could network and share experiences.”

“This was a motivational and enlightening course!  It provided us with self-insight and a reality check regarding our own behaviours as leaders.”

Women in Management – KZN Provincial Public Service Training Academy

“Mary-Anne demonstrated broad knowledge and skills on this subject.”

“Mary-Anne, you know your stuff!  You encouraged everyone to participate actively and inspired me to go back and implement what I have learned.” 

Coaching and Mentoring – Joint Medical Holdings

Clients

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Contact

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My Details

CELL: 

+2783 430 6790

EMAIL:

mac@thehumanelement.co.za