Anna Ives

Anna has over 10 years HR experience in a number of large organisations. She has a degree in Business, specialising in HR, a Master of Arts in HR management, and is a Chartered Member of the CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel Development).

Anna specialises in all things flexible working from supporting businesses and individuals to work in a modern flexible way. From supporting on what is legally required with flexible working, the different types of flexible working, how to make flexible working work for any business, creating working policies, and training for businesses.

Anna also operates a flexible working helpline for individuals on how to make flexible working applications and how to appeal if these have been rejected. Anna delivers our flexible working training.

"I would definitely recommend Anna's services and wouldn't hesitate to contact her again for any official documents for my business" - Karen Witchalls-Plunkett, PMP Agency

"Anna's knowledge and expertise in employment law is excellent, and the level of service she provided was second to none, never failing to go the extra mile. Anna provided excellent service and support and is extremely professional and knowledgable on all levels of HR" - E. Bolton

"Anna has been a tremendous addition to our panel of experts and her prompt and helpful answers to readers' questions on a whole range of employment issues are much appreciated. Too often working parents are not aware of their rights, particularly around complex issues, and Anna provides an invaluable source of expert information." - Mandy Garner, Editor,