About us

Our Vision - To help people be extra-ordinary.

People have an innate need to be part of a group but at the same time compete with the group's members. As it happens, b-inspired focuses on exactly these two things - blending in and standing out.

What we deliver

Our training and development programmes include many modules that focus on building interpersonal skills, on understanding and motivating others, and on working within a team - all within a culturally diverse world.  Crucial to organisational success is the willingness and ability of staff to get along and to embrace and benefit from diversity within their teams. 

What to expect

Our professional development programmes equip staff members with the skills needed to ensure they remain competitive. We focus on building strong sales, marketing, customer service, and learning and development  teams.  We inspire growth, and challenge staff to stand out with excellence rather than just blend in.  All our programmes are tailored to have the look, feel, and voice of our clients

Meet the team


Arlene Nicholson

Dip Org Psych  |  Grad Dip Training & Development  
​Certified TetraMap facilitator  |  Member NZATD 

Arlene is an experienced corporate marketer, trainer, coach and facilitator. Her experience drives her passion for creating training and development programmes to help people achieve their organisational and personal objectives.

Debi Higson

Post Grad Cert Mgmt Public Sector Leadership
Nat Cert Adult Ed  | Certified TMSDI Practitioner Team Dynamcs

Debi is a Training & Coaching specialist with over 20 years’ experience in management & adult education. Debi has worked in the health care industry for the past 6 years, initially as as a Learning & Development Consultant moving on to manage the Ko Awatea Centre of innovation and education in partnership with the University of Auckland, Auckland Institute of Technology, Manukau Institute of Technology and Counties Manukau Health (CMH).