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Nicole Hercus

Executive Coach

Nicole works with senior executives across a range of industries to provide practical strategies to align teams and organisations for sustainable growth and innovation.

Nicole is an experienced senior executive with a background in general management, talent management and human resources spaning various sectors. Her most recent role was as General Manager in FMCG, where she led a corporate rebranding, a significant reorganisation and negotiated a 5 year exclusivity agreement with primary suppliers resulting in a 25% top line growth over a twelve month period. This experience provides Nicole an appreciation and insight into many issues faced by business leaders.

Nicole has worked with a diversity of senior executives and international teams to lead organisations through various stages of the business cycle. Nicole has worked with fin tech start-ups through rapid growth and scaling, she has also worked with Leaders of organisations undergoing privatisation and downsizing,  reorganisation, change management.  She has partnered to lead a transition to new and agile ways of working and led a forum of Global HR Directors in a  community of practice designed to foster innovation within People and Culture.

With a Bachelors Degree in Communications and a Masters in International Development, Nicole’s core competence is in the areas of Behavioural, Attitudinal and Skill Interventions for organisations. Nicole’s coaching approach is highly facilitative, looking to create an appreciative environment, while addressing challenges
in a constructive and solution oriented manner.

Driven change across sectors

Engineering consulting and mining

Banking and financial services

Professional services and not for profit

Energy and defence

Fast moving consumer goods Professional sport

Key areas of focus

Strategic planning

Innovation and leadership development

Leading with a growth mindset

Conflict transformation

Align teams and organisations for growth

Back to your team

Make the most of the coachlive opportunity.  Go with it. Sometimes what you thought you would discuss, is not what is ultimately the most beneficial for you”.

KPMG, Australia

Opportunity to discuss workplace challenges in real time. My coachlive experience was fantastic and I found itto be an excellent way to develop practical leadership skills”.

HR Manager
ESRI, Australia

When I started this process, I was sceptical, and wary of being subjected to a whole lot of meaningless management speak. I have found the process profoundly useful and feel a significant shift within myself and my approach to work and relationships". 

Melita Rowe
Host International, PNG