Laura Manescu

Laura is an author and speaker with a passion for helping people and organisations be at their best. She has strong leadership experience, having worked with over 150 Graduates and 200 elite athletes to build their resilience and enhance their impact. With almost 10 years of experience across people and culture, strategic projects and marketing roles, Laura is constantly curious about the future of work and the opportunities it is creating for organisations to rethink their business and talent strategies.
A passionate advocate for the power of ideas, Laura regularly speaks and writes across a range of topics including: resilience, leadership, change management, emotional intelligence and the future of work. In 2020 she published her first book: Live Life Out Loud. This personal development journal is designed to help people build clarity and inspiration through reflection activities across four topics: 1. Self, 2. Relationships, 3. Careers, 4. Passions.



Lessons in Creativity: What can business leaders learn from top creative thinkers?

"When you are failing, you are forced to be creative, to dig deep and think, night and day." - Bill Gates. Top creative thinkers lead with vision, novel...


Belonging and Connection in a World of Hybrid Work

Embracing hybrid workplaces Hybrid work refers to people working flexibly from a combination of office sites, their home, or other remote locations. While flexible work arrangements existed pre-pandemic, COVID-19 accelerated the...


Eight Ways to Increase Accessibility in a Post-Pandemic Digital Age

2020 was a rollercoaster of highs and lows. At its best, the pandemic accelerated technology development, introduced new ways of connecting with loved ones, and showed us...

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