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At Nottinghamshire based PTS Insight our consultants have all held senior positions within major organisations and have a wealth of experience in managing teams and implementing business change. This understanding is supplemented by specialist HR knowledge and experience.

At PTS Insight we are specialists in occupational testing and assessment, offering a broad range of psychometric assessments for all areas of industry and commerce. We also provide consultancy support to organisations of all sizes who wish to develop their teams and people to enable them to grow their businesses to become world class in their field.

Malcolm Yates

My background includes………

I have spent 35 years within the field of development, training and occupational testing. Starting in the field of electronics and other technical training and then moving into the field of general training and in the last twenty years working in management and team development.

I am a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development as well as a Fellow of the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) and also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Public Health. I am a qualified and experienced practitioner of psychometric and occupational testing being qualified to practitioner level A & B, and I also hold the European Certificate of Approved Practitioners (EFPA) and I am registered with the British Psychological Society.  (Check this by looking at the BPS Directory of Qualified Testers) I also have a Master of Science Degree in Human Resource Development.

I am a keen exponent of employee welfare and actively support all initiatives that improve the recruitment process to give all employees a truly equal opportunity to develop.

Throughout my career I have had the privilege to work closely with several notable leaders in the field of Human Resource, one person in particular is Dr Meredith Belbin where I have been involved in his pioneering research into teams.

Before starting my own consultancy in 1993 I worked with Hillsdown Holdings Plc as an internal HRD consultant working across over two hundred companies within the group.

My main areas of interest are in psychometrics for the development of leadership skills and team membership thus ensuring individuals and teams perform to ensure optimum results for their organisation.

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Malcolm Yates
MSc, Chartered FCIPD, FRSPH, FInstLM,
Managing Partner

Ann Crockett-McLean

My background includes………

More than 20 years commercial experience, primarily in marketing. I have worked for The Boots Company, Mars and EMAP, operating at senior positions including board level. As the Marketing Director at EMAP Automotive I was responsible for a department of over thirty people. My experience of business and of people and teams is broad and varied.

More recently I have worked within management training and strategic consultancy. I am continually enthused by working with organisations to help them optimise their potential. I am also a qualified and experienced practitioner of psychometric and occupational testing (Level A & B) I also hold the European Certificate of Approved Practitioners (EFPA) and I am registered with the British Psychological Society.

 

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Ann Crockett-McLean
BA (Hons)
Senior Consultant

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