Petersen Consulting works with small, medium and large organisations across a wide range of industries, nationally and internationally, including the corporate, Government and higher education sectors. Customers include:

  • Queensland Police Service – Mentoring programme evaluation
  • Queensland Public Service Commission – Mentoring Masterclass workshops & Thought Leader seminar
  • The University of Nottingham, Ningbo China – Mentoring programme design and implementation
  • DRB-HICOM University of Automotive, Malaysia – Mentoring programme design and implementation
  • Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia – Invited scholar: Mentoring workshop
  • Australasian Evaluation Society – Workshop: Mentoring for evaluator capability
  • NZ Police – Mentoring programme evaluation
  • Foodstuffs North Island, NZ – Mentoring programme pilot design
  • City Care, Christchurch, NZ – Mentoring programme design and implementation
  • Hastings District Council, NZ – Literature review and report: Youth-friendly workplaces
  • SAE Creative Media Institute – Research projects; Professional development workshops
  • Workforce Development Limited (Private Training Establishment), NZ – Research projects; Professional development programme
  • Eastern Institute of Technology, Hawke’s Bay, NZ – Learning and development; Mentor
  • Primary Industry Training Organisation, NZ – Research projects
  • Building & Construction Industry Training Organisation, NZ – Leaders’ mentoring workshop; Research projects
  • Ako Aotearoa (Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence), NZ – Mentoring workshops: Professional development series
  • ServiceIQ Industry Training Organisation – National research project: Evaluating support interventions for dyslexic learners
  • The Skills Organisation – National research project: Evaluating support interventions for dyslexic learners
  • Whitireia Polytechnic – Mentoring training workshop; National research project
  • G&H Training Ltd (Private Training Establishment), NZ – Community of Practice research project
  • FutureCol, NZ – Community of Practice research project
  • The Adult Community Education (ACE) sector – Research projects
  • Careerforce (Industry Training Organisation), NZ – Mentoring training workshop

What clients are saying…..

As a consequence of her work in mentoring, Lesley provides mentoring workshops within Ako Aotearoa’s professional development series for tertiary education staff. This acknowledges her subject expertise and proven excellence as a facilitator. Lesley has high energy levels when presenting, a ready sense of humour, an inclusive approach, but above all a thorough and commanding knowledge of mentoring.” Ian Rowe, Operations Manager, Ako Aotearoa, Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence

In my experience working with Lesley, I have found her to be an excellent communicator, very organised and structured in her approach to managing projects, and a pleasure to work alongside her as we achieve significant results for the organisation through her mentoring and research expertise.” Mike Styles, National Specialist Literacy & Numeracy