Attracting & Retaining Talented Staff

Attracting and retaining talented staff with Catherine Bell

(October 2022)



This 1.5 hour training video has been developed to assist tourism and hospitality businesses in the Great Ocean Road region.
It includes practical tools and tips you can apply right now in your strategy to recruit and retain staff. 
It is important to get the workplace experience for new staff right.  
Catherine Bell, workplace consultant and director of Bell Training Group, will provide you with practical low to no-cost strategies to implement at each stage of the employee life cycle, to ensure staff feel valued from the getgo.  
Catherine will step you through talent management practices to take a proactive approach to attract staff to work in your business and keep them loyal to you throughout the employee lifecycle.  
Accompanied by a set of templates that include:
  • Your people plan
  • The perfect job ad
  • Onboarding checklist

Catherine Bell, Director, Bell Training Group


Catherine Bell is the Director of Bell Training Group providing consulting, coaching and training for organisations around Australia and the world.

Catherine brings her expertise in HR and leadership to businesses in all sectors, working with large and small clients from government and corporate giants through to everyday small businesses who want to harness the unique talents of their peopleHer work focuses on building leadership strength and staff capability, drawing upon 21 years of experience helping all kinds of people to shine at work – and enjoy life more 

Catherine grew up in Geelong and has spent a large part of her career in hospitality, working isenior roles at local favourites the Ozone Hotel and Vue Grand in Queenscliff (as well as Tony’s Pizza and Scottish Chief’s Pub!) before taking off for an overseas working holiday in her 20’s. She spent nearly 4 years working as a senior trainer in Japan’s enormous English Schools industry overseeing 750 staff and 52 schools, before coming home to HR and Training Management roles with Hilton, Sofitel and Accor Hotels for Melbourne and the Asia-Pacific

In 2010, she said goodbye to the corporate world and started Bell Training Groupfollowing her dream of raising the standard of professional workplace training and coaching around AustraliaShe holds formal qualifications in Catering & Hotel Management, Workplace Training, Positive Psychology, Coaching and Mental Health First Aid, and international certifications as an HR and Coaching professional

Catherine is now pursuing postgraduate studies with Melbourne University and making the most of beach life at home in Ocean Grove, enjoying all that Geelong and the beautiful Great Ocean Road have to offer.

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