Kate Cousens is a leadership mindset mentor with a fresh, fun approach. She spent over 20 years climbing the career ladder in the field of Corporate Communications, working for organisations such as McDonald’s, The Environment Agency and Eddie Stobart. Since 2018 she has worked as an advisor and mentor to leaders working in small and medium sized businesses. She is a Director at HM bamboo Limited providing business support, leadership training and mentoring services.
She has authored a book ‘Ladder Climbing in High Heels’ in which she shares her experiences as an ambitious, feminine woman working mainly in male dominated environments and a whole host of tips which she calls her ‘ladder lessons’.
She also hosts a podcast along the same theme called ‘Ladder Down’ where she shares more ladder lessons and chats to a whole host of interesting people about their own ‘climb’ up the proverbial career or business ladder.
Kate is a Mum and Step-Mum to three and lives in Chester in the UK.