About The Art of Work

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The Art of Work is not just a name. It’s something to aspire to and achieve. It’s a place that together, we can help guide you towards.

The Art of Work was developed on the foundations of the strong relationships we have maintained and valued over the years. Giving generously of our time is just part of our DNA. We started with this philosophy and it’s never left us.

Based in Milton Keynes, we partner with a broad and diverse range of UK and global clients from the corporate, public and 3rd sectors.

We live and model the future of work so our team all work with us both virtually and flexibly but we all share a passion to deliver the best for our clients.

Our values reflect exactly who we are:

  • Absorbing - we are enquiring and curious.
  • Real - we are business minded but 100% grounded in your reality.
  • Tireless - we strive to constantly stretch and challenge.
  • Wholehearted - but we are also supportive and generous of spirit.
  • Offbeat - we are fun, life bringing and sometimes a bit irreverent.
  • Rousing - we are thought provoking, bringing energy and motivation.
  • Kindred spirit - we are in it together and value building community.

Our core team

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Penny Macquire

Business Manager

Penny has worked with us since the beginning. She has in-depth knowledge of our business and has developed excellent relationships with our clients and practitioners. Quite simply she is efficient, calm and loved by everyone who comes into contact with her.

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Jane Withers

Personal Assistant

Jane joined us fresh from a weeks outreach in China and provides vital PA support to our directors. An aspiring actor, she combines these two roles seamlessly and is a great example of todays’ graduates taking a different approach to the world of work.

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Natasha O'Sullivan

Project Manager

Natasha is new to our team joining us from Disney and will provide end to end project management for our clients. Having previously worked in a variety of learning and development roles, she brings with her an invaluable wealth of knowledge and experience.

Our practitioners

We are proud to work with a core team of 25 expert practitioners all specifically selected for their depth of knowledge, experience and their shared values. A mix of highly skilled facilitators and coaches, we pride ourselves on providing a community of practice where our team can continue to learn and thrive. Our directors are also practitioners and purposely remain part of this team to ensure quality and consistency of our thinking and approach.

To find our more about how our practitioners can help you to Master the Workplace, take a look at our work.