Vanessa Bluen, Managing Director of The Consultant Powerhouse, leads a talented team who design and implement customised learning solutions that shift individuals, teams and organisations to get where they want to be.
Vanessa’s academic achievements include an Honours degree in Psychology and a postgraduate qualification in Human Resource Management. She held a post at the University of the Witwatersrand for five years, lecturing in Organizational Behaviour.
Many years as a corporate executive and successful entrepreneur have provided her with the business insight and experience to transform consultants and leaders into confident new economy business partners, adding value to their client’s success.
Vanessa has shared her expertise on numerous occasions in the media, including Summit TV, Invent Yourself, SAFM, Radio 702 and SABC 3’s 3Talk with Noeleen Maholwana Sangqu. Articles on her work have appeared in The Business Times, The Star, Business Day and Finance Week. Vanessa was profiled as one of fifty women in Lisel Erasmus-Kritzinger’s book ’Inspirational Women at Work; one of the country’s top 6 motivators by Femina Magazine and was elected as a finalist for Boss Of The Year 2005.