The story of The Change Lab is one founded on a desire to make a difference and a hope that surpassed the realms of what was possible. A single mother, a desire to change the world and a tenacity for work. All it took was the undeniable belief that “when we change the way we look at things, the things we look at change” – Dr Wayne Dyer. So this company was formed in 2015, The Change Lab (Pty) Ltd is a people company. We are change disruptors for individuals and organisations alike.
Kim is the founder CEO of The Change Lab, her skills as a trainer, facilitator, coach, and specialist in all things people makes her the expert in her field. Kim has worked with many organisations in the fields of Change Management, Organisational Development, HR consulting and culture journeys. Her passion to make lasting sustainable changes wherever she goes ensures that the best service delivery is met for all our clients. Kim’s passion is to make a positive impact wherever she goes and to ensure that people are happy at work and personally.
Her holistic approach with empathy and commitment is one that makes The Change Lab a unique company. Kim is a mother, daughter, photographer, foodie and avid series watcher when she is not working or coaching, you will find her reading novels or diving into her favourite mentors who are Brene Brown, Mel Robbins and Stephen covey, she is obsessed with leadership development and finds herself befriending Simon Sinek’s work amongst others. If you want to engage with Kim start by talking about anything Italian especially her dogs, Lucca and Ginelli.
Recruitment is in Vanessa’s DNA, she is a specialist at finding. Placing and matching the right candidate in the right place at the right time. Her skills at organising and assessing candidates make her a huge asset to the team and she does it all with a smile. Her psychometric assessment skills through our key partnership ensure that we are front and centre and beat our competitors.
Vanessa is currently studying towards her HR qualification and rocks The Change Lab on the daily by keeping us in check with our timelines. As the gatekeeper of the company Vanessa makes sure we are serving our clients with the utmost care and lives the organisation’s values.
Vanessa is obsessed with Matthew McConaughey she insists its because of his personality and motivational talks, we believe her. She also has an unhealthy love for dogs in that she prefers them to people, we are working on this. Her fav quote is “Embrace the pace of your journey” her favourite book is “The Shack” and she enjoys movies and series.