Our Featured Member

Lois Keay-Smith CEP

Lois Keay-Smith CEP

Lois Keay-Smith is Managing Director of Career Wisdom, a career transition and career development consultancy.

Her focus is on helping people to create and develop rewarding work lives and fulfil their potential.

Lois works with organisations to harness talent.  She coaches and develops leaders and assists employees with career development and career transition.

With over a decade of career development experience, Lois helps managers to understand the fundamentals of career coaching so that they can have meaningful career discussions with staff, spot key strengths and help people to be more productive and engaged at work. “Manager as Career Coach” is a popular program in forward thinking organisations, combined with specialist career development support for all levels of staff, including executives embarking on their ‘career encore’ / retirement.

Lois had a prior corporate career, working in corporate relations and investor education for the Australian Stock Exchange and in management in the finance industry, before embarking on a career change herself. She has also worked in the not for profit sector as a state manager in youth development and mental health.

Contracted as a Career Advisor by the Rugby Union Players Association and Australian Rugby Union, she assisted rugby union players from the Western Force, in Western Australia with their off-field development. She has also worked with elite hockey players and ballet dancers.

Lois conducts presentations, workshops, seminar and training at conferences, in-house and groups, including topics such as Networking, Finding Strengths, Developing Career Confidence, You and Your Career – The Future of Work, in addition to specialist career transition and job finding workshops.

Lois’ qualifications and credentials:

Master of Career Development

Professional Member of the Career Development Association of Australia

Diploma in Financial Markets

Graduate of Leadership Western Australia Signature Program

Fellow of Leadership WA

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

We are thrilled Lois is part of the GITP community.

Lois can be contacted by email or 0422 919 393


Our Featured Member


Louise Kelly CEP

Louise Kelly was our very first member of the Global Institute of Training and Presenting

GITP attracts high quality professionals and we are thrilled to welcome and profile Louise to our community.

Louise develops peak performing teams.
She redefines and reinvents teams to capitalise on organisational talent. Louise works closely with all of her clients, finding out what they want, what they want to avoid – and then she works in partnership with them, to get them there as simply as possible.

Louise is the Principal of Louise Kelly Consulting. LKC makes businesses better through improved communication and interaction.

Through both training and non-training based solutions LKC will design a solution for your organisational needs and culture. These can include facilitating team meetings, delivering presentations and leading workshops.

Workshops available include strategic planning meetings, team building, and personality typing using MBTI®. Specialities include change facilitation, enhancing influencing skills, motivation and developing enhanced and effective face-to-face and written communication.

Louise is a fully qualified trainer and coach with a Bachelors in Psychology and a Masters in Training and Development. Louise has a solid background as an educator; corporate facilitator and organisational coach and brings enthusiasm and energy into facilitating workplace transformation. Louise’s passion is to help people realise their potential and this shines through in all of her interactions.