Barbara Ann Grant
Hi, I'm Barbara Ann Grant a management consultant intent on coaching groups and individuals to weather the changes and be the best that they can be!
Barbara Ann Grant's Bio:
Barbara Ann Grant is a highly experienced change agent providing business and personal change management consultancy. Barbara has over 18 years experience in business change management consultancy and a 30 year + interest and enthusiasm for singing, the human voice and what an incredible enabler of positive change the voice can be.
Contact Barbara Ann Grant personally or check out her company website Soundworkz to learn more about her services.
Barbara Ann Grant's Experience:
Conductor - Camerata Choir at New Zealand Choral Federation2010 - 2012
Singing teacher and director of the all-comers choir at Waimea College, Richmond, Tasman
Project Manager at ChevronApril 2008 - November 2008
Project Management - Facilities Management - Operational Services, Cavendish Square Fit-Out
Business Change Manager at Barclays RetailJune 2007 - October 2008
Managed business change workstream on the iCom Cash Management Programme Phase I. Team consists of: - communications and training - UAT testing - data cleanse and transfer - process design - business procedures, rules and workflow
Strategic Business Change Consultant at ANZ National BankApril 2005 - March 2007
Project Manager - ANZ / National Bank Policy Integration Project Consultant Lead - ANZ National Bank HR Organisation Re-structure (Phase 1) Strategic Business Change Consultant - Basel II Project Process Engineer - HR Policy Re-Engineering Project
Business Change Management Consultant at ANZ2005 - 2007
Managed strategy and delivery on several significant change engagements in the HR and Retail sectors of the bank. Oversaw development of policies, processes, procedures, forms, business models, training deliverables and communication plans.
Business Analyst - Heat Implementation at NZ PoliceMarch 2004 - December 2004
Requirement gathering for business user specification. Business BA lead - system development. Training development and delivery.
Documentation and Training Developer at Excell CorpApril 2004 - August 2004
Developed training, processes, procedures, business rules and end-user reference materials for revised accounts payable.
Consultant at Inspire Group2002 - 2003
Knowledge management consultant
Knowledge Management Consultant at KPMGNovember 1998 - April 2000
Process Design Content Management System Development Project Management
Network Project Manager - Interconnect at Telecom New Zealand1997 - November 1999 | Wellington, NZ
Managed implementation of specific Interconnect deliverables including: - stakeholders - software development - network integration - budget and inventory - project implementation
Knowledge Management Consultant at SysdocFebruary 1993 - November 1998
Strategic business change consultancy: Programme and project management of business workstreams Process Design Training Stategy, Development and Delivery Communications Planning and Delivery eLearning Software Release Management
Developer at Tactics Ltd.1990 - 1992
Technical Writing Development Training Development and Delivery Process Improvement eLearning Development Facilitation Project Management
Singing Teacher at SoundworkzFebruary 2009
Singing Teacher, Singer, Conductor, Sound Healer, Team Building Facilitator, Self Development Coach, Creator 'The Miracle of Your Voice' vocal method
Barbara Ann Grant's Education:
Oberlin Conservatory1993 – 1997B. Mus.Concentration: Performance VoiceActivities: Not conferred as no Senior Recital due to ongoing chronic pain - all other requirements completed.
Victoria University1990 – 1991Bachelor of MusicConcentration: Musicology
New Zealand Conservatory of Music1988 – 1989Cert. Mus.Concentration: Performance Voice
Massey University1984 – 1986B A Hons (1st)Concentration: English, Classical Studies
Barbara Ann Grant's Interests & Activities:
Self development, coaching, singing, business change management