Learning and development consultancy services for HR consultants and standalone HR managers

Meliora Learning and Development is YOUR learning and development partner, complementing your HR consultancy services with learning and development expertise and knowledge, enabling you to provide a full people development offering to your clients.

Add value to your consultancy offering and support your clients' training and development requirements with our learning and development services:

Power 45

Focused time to help you with a specific learning and development challenge.

L&D On Demand

Your on demand learning and development department. Flexible access to  learning and development support and expertise to support the development needs of your clients.

Training Design Co-Creation

Banish training design overwhelm, organise your thoughts, identify relevant content, and create a structured and engaging session on a specific topic. 

Associate Learning & Development Partner

Working as an associate of your business to deliver your existing training programmes, or as an additional resource to work directly with your clients on their training and development needs.

Workshop Facilitation

Design and delivery support for yours and your clients’ workshops, team days, or away days.

DISC Behavioural Preference Assessments and Workshops

Help your clients unlock the secret of effective communication and teamwork.

Meliora Learning and Development delivered an effective and informative training session. A really good way to get all the line managers together for some unified training and focus.
Anna G.
Head of Communications

We also support small businesses with their learning and development needs.

We can be your on demand learning and development department, providing learning and development support and expertise in a way that suits your business and your people needs.

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I'm Michelle, founder and consultant at Meliora Learning and Development

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I bring my expertise and knowledge in learning and development to independent HR consultants, and standalone HR professionals within businesses, to enable them to support their clients or colleagues with their training and development needs.

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"I find Michelle a fantastic facilitator and teacher. She has a lot of knowledge, delivers in a calm and collected way while also inviting conversation and drawing great sharable information from those comments."
Yasmin B
Head of Events

Need ideas for learning and development activities that are time and budget friendly? You need The Idea Bank

Time and budget friendly ideas for learning and development activities at your fingertips. 

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Recent Articles

A selection of published articles. Visit the Meliora Musings page for the full collection. 

Learning Needs Analysis

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Case Study – DISC Assessments

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Ditch the information dump

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Outsourced Learning and Development Services

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Power 45 Overview

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Case Study – Outsourced Learning and Development Partner

Case study: elevating a HR Consulting Project with a tailored learning solutions The client Meliora Learning and Development was approached by an independent HR consultancy based in Surrey. The consultancy…