The most powerful tool for growing your business is already under your roof. It’s your people. They are the culture, and this governs your level of success. Not all businesses understand this. But the ones who do – are going to own the future.

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We are Skills Consulting Group. We’re an international team of experts in learning & development, workplace wellbeing and education consulting based in New Zealand and working with clients around the world.

We live and breathe workplace capability. We work closely with industry. We help organisations upskill their workforce. We assist countries to drive their economic growth.

And right at the core of everything we do is People.

Through the Skills Consulting Group’s network of specialist services and brands, we will work with you to tailor solutions that meet the unique needs of your organisation and your people.

It’s our goal to grow people well.


Why and When Soft Skills Matter in Leadership: Relationship building

Why and When Soft Skills Matter in Leadership: Relationship building

It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in–  whether you’re a tradie, a banker, or a government regulator, having good relationships with others is key to producing positive outcomes on any project
Why and when soft skills matter in leadership: Conflict resolution

Why and when soft skills matter in leadership: Conflict resolution

Disagreements are an inevitable part of working with other people, so learning how to effectively manage them is a skill that will carry you through your career, regardless of what industry you’re in.
Why and when soft skills matter in leadership: Communication

Why and when soft skills matter in leadership: Communication

Being able to get a message across clearly without any misinterpretation is important in any role, which is why communication is key as a soft skill, particularly for leaders. 
Work life with… Nicholas Salter

Work life with… Nicholas Salter

We hear from businesses that the wellbeing space is becoming more complex and confusing. As a workplace wellbeing navigator, I help businesses navigate and simplify ...

Organisational Development

All our solutions are pragmatic, immersive and have real-world applications. From learning & development strategy and advisory, through to e-learning solutions or leadership coaching, it’s all designed to improve performance and business results.


Our experts in managing people and nurturing wellbeing in the workplace, are able to advise and implement solutions that have a huge impact on the people in your team and your reputation in the marketplace.

Vocational Education Consulting

Our range of consulting services have helped organisations and nations around the world – by designing, developing, and implementing specialist tools and education-based frameworks to upskill their workforce, build capability and drive growth.

Digital Learning

We design learning solutions that improve workplace training and overall staff efficiency. We can help streamline your training programmes and improve your capability through the smart design of courses and use of technology. 

Training and Courses

We have a range of tailored leadership, management, sales and technical trades training. With our in-depth knowledge of apprenticeships, qualifications and certifications, we can advise and implement the right training for your business​.


Skills Consulting Group’s global footprint extends up from our Southern Hemisphere base through the Pacific Islands into Asia, the Middle East, Africa and North America. We’re proud of our deep APAC coverage, spanning territories from the Cook Islands to Papua New Guinea, and we’re always growing.


Hands-on Knowledge of Industry

We know industry. And we have covered everything from trades through to banking, contact centres and business management. Which means we are the go-to for top tier HR strategic consulting, leadership & development programmes as well as, learning resources, digital training solutions and workplace wellbeing and much more.

Our work

We work in partnership with clients from all over the world – from governments and international organisations to education providers, individual companies and industry associations. Come take a look at our work.

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Our experts

Our experienced consultants bring a level of experience, expertise and working knowledge that delivers the right people development solutions. Meeting the needs of our clients – using our professional know-how and capability in workplace learning, leadership development, learning technologies and employee wellbeing – that’s what makes us unique.

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