Rachel Hannan

Rachel Hannan

Rachel has a strong track record in both the corporate world, including PwC Consulting and as an entrepreneur, growing a range of businesses including one from start up to just under
£24m in 7 years. For the last 6 years she has been a strategic advisor and NED for a range of high growth businesses and is one of Yorkshire’s most active Angel Investors, having invested in 12 businesses across a range of sectors. She has successfully delivered a range of client assignments across a number of industries, but has a particular specialism in terms of supporting businesses in getting their strategy, business structure and management teams right to support future growth. Rachel also delivers the Business Leadership Academy working with and mentoring business leaders with the various growth challenges.

Articles by Rachel


The importance of wellbeing in the ‘new normal’

In our last few articles we’ve looked at how to aid transition to home working and tips for managing remote working teams. This time, we’ll suggest more ways to help maintain wellbeing and positive mental health in your teams.


Managing the ‘new normal’ of a remote team

In our last article we covered the transition to home working. This time we’re going to focus on some tips to help you manage the team once remote working has been established.


Remote working – the ‘new normal’

With a large proportion of our collective workforces now working from home, knowing how to support and manage them effectively is becoming increasingly important for most businesses.


Four C’s to help you lead

Aside from the direct health implications, it is perhaps the uncertainty around the duration and severity of the impact of Coronavirus that is one of the most serious issues we face - for individuals, our businesses and the broader economy.