Patricia Scudamore and Hilton Catt have operated in the employment field for many years. They run their own business, the Scudamore Catt Partnership. They have written a number of books on career management including other titles in this series. David McWhir has over 20 years' experience as a management trainer and coach. He works with senior management teams in both the public and private sectors. Mo Shapiro, partner of INFORM T&C is a Master Practitioner in NLP and Coaching. She has an outstanding record as a communications and presentation skills coach & trainer and an international public speaker. Alison Straw is an independent Consultant and Executive Coach. Her career has been devoted to helping individuals, groups and organisations develop.