Stella Collins and Beth Curl

Stella and Beth are authors of the new Management Pocketbook for 2012, The Writing Skills Pocketbook, so it was no surprise that they were keen to contribute to the Pocketblog.  You can read their contributions here.


Stella Collins

Stella Collins


Beth Curl

Beth Curl

Stella Collins

Stella is a passionate advocate for enhanced communication skills. With 16 years experience in the IT industry and 12 years in L&D, her company, Stellar Learning, transforms training particularly if it’s tough, technical or tortuous.

Stella founded The Brain Friendly Learning Group, speaks regularly at conferences, has co-published six e-books and is a regular writer for training publications as well as having her own blog.

She consults internationally on communication skills for SME and blue chip clients. She loves helping people with writing to make life easier for both writers and readers.

Beth Curl

Beth believes in ‘giving the best to and getting the best from people’.

From research chemist to founder of Hyproformance Ltd, she views effective writing as a cornerstone to business success. Through 25 years as a management development consultant to organisations in the private and public sectors, Beth has distilled out key principles for communicating clearly in writing. Her goal is always to get the desired response from the reader, whilst making the task of writing easier and faster.

She shares these concepts through workshops, coaching and her blog.