EMA is taking the lead in 2016

As EMA prepares to enter what is set to be a prosperous 10th anniversary year in 2016, the team have come together this Christmas to support those in need within the local community.

A donation of £1,000 has been made by the business and staff to the Helping Hands Community Project, a charity which supports people […]

Moving on up; EMA rewards duo of diligent performers

promotionsEMA Business & Management Consultancy Ltd, is delighted to announce the promotion of its two longest standing team members, who have been instrumental in the company’s recent success.

The Leamington Spa based agency, which specialises in everything from executive recruitment and employee relations to change management, merger […]

HA’s face catch 22 scenario

As we look ahead to 2016, Anne Elliott, Managing Director from EMA Business & Management Consultancy Ltd warns of a Catch 22 scenario for housing associations as they face pressure to improve standards whilst freezing pay in an effort to balance the books.

The recent reclassification of housing associations as non-financial public corporations by the Office […]

EMA Total Reward Survey 2015 of Housing Organisations

This is our first year of undertaking a comprehensive survey of housing organisations with a focus on the pay and benefits offered to employees in the sector. The survey will provide an overview of the how pay and benefits are being applied nationally and has been designed to gather key information with relation to […]

EMA Appointment Strengthens Specialist Team

EMA has further strengthened its team of experts with the appointment of Executive Director, Ian Robertson. Ian brings to EMA a wealth of skills and experience, having built a first class reputation for delivering human resources and business focused solutions during his 35 years career in both the public and private sector.

He joins us from […]

EMA Wishes Ann all the Best for a Happy Retirement

Following eight “very enjoyable” years with EMA Business & Management Consultancy Ltd, Executive Director Ann Ive bids farewell to the team today (29th May). The HR specialist is retiring, having used her extensive knowledge and experience to make a significant difference to a broad scope of clients over the years. In addition to her time […]

EMA Newletter – Housing People Issue 1

CIPD Centenary: HR leaders reflect on the future of HR and the world of work

On its 100th anniversary, the CIPD has published a series of perspectives

The CIPD, the professional body for HR and people development, today celebrates its 100th anniversary. To mark the occasion, for the last few months it has been asking its members and prominent thinkers in the world of work to reflect on their […]


EMA have recently assisted a number of clients with planning and implementing successful ‘mergers’. When planning a merger there are a range of approaches that organisations can take with regard to the management of staffing and associated issues.

Reward and Recognition

EMA launch their new ‘Reward & Recognition’ service, working across the UK with social housing and other not-for-profit organisations, local authorities, charities and the private sector.

EMA is proud to sponsor – Restoration of Linden Arches – The Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa

EMA is one of the proud sponsors for the project to restore the Victorian Linden Arches in Leamington Spa (opposite the EMA offices).

For four years, Warwick District Council and the Friends of the Pump Room Gardens have worked in partnership to restore the avenue of arches.  The arches were officially opened on 7th June 2012.

Anne Elliott, Managing […]

Keep Calm and Aim High – Women in Housing Conference 8 March 2012

Sponsored by Communities & Homes People

Anne Elliott spoke at ‘The Women in Housing Conference’ on Thursday 8 March 2012. The conference was held at Hylands House in Chelmsford to celebrate International Women’s Day on 8 March 2012. Anne’s session was entitled ‘Preparing for Senior Roles – Career Development and Assertiveness’.