Heli Heartland specialises in growth strategies and creating high-impact performance across business management, creative and operational teams.
Heli’s core strengths are building rapport and trust quickly at all levels of seniority, with all types of personalities, and pulling together diverse groups of stakeholders with seemingly opposing agendas. This in turn sets conditions for successful, win-win collaborations which create ongoing value to all parties.
Whatever your current setup for business and people development, and however you are currently measuring return for your investment in people, Heli is able to quickly diagnose how to take it to the next level and create direct and on-point interventions and improvements. These include continuously engaging with and challenging people on their behaviours and their impact; coaching and training to improve communications and performance; and creating strategies, frameworks and metrics for business and people development.
CROSS SECTOR, CROSS DISCIPLINE
Heli brings a wealth of insight and perspective to every conversation. She has a highly hybrid background with hands-on corporate and small business experience from digital, creative, tech, telecoms and market research sectors.
Most recently Heli has been working directly with early-stage start-ups and small business leaders, helping them develop their offer, teams and leadership skills. Heli also facilitates corporate business culture transformation by coaching and training leaders across sales, marketing, product development, customer service and operations.
Organisations Heli has worked with vary from large corporates such as Nokia, Microsoft, TeliaSonera, and Oracle to creative agencies such as GREY, Moving Brands, Hugo & Cat and Applied Works and to growth businesses and early stage start-ups such as Antidote Communications, Katarsis Ventures and UglyDrinks, and she is well versed with the typical corporate politics as well as entrepreneur growth curves.
Heli believes in paying it forward and she volunteers as Executive Coach for the UK Marketing Academy, and as Career Mentor to Aalto University’s international graduates.