Interim Manager

Harley is the Chairman and one of the founding Partners of The Bayard Partnership; a multi-disciplinary group practice specialized in solving complex business problems, either via hands on project and change management or via coaching and consulting.

Harley has a proven track record working for a wide variety of companies in all kinds of sectors. From small and medium sized businesses to global multi-nationals. Over the last thirty years he has built a reputation for routing out and tackling the core problems facing his clients. With the pragmatic tools that he has developed he is able to help them bring about long term solutions.... ... [more]


Harley's fourth book, 'The Change Manager's Handbook, a step by step guide to sustainable change' was released on the 4th. of June 2014. It is accompanied by a complete set of downloadable templates and tools. This is a pragmatic cook book of tips, trick and ideas to to how successfully manage change in any organization.

See all Harley's other books on the Books Page Insurance.

Transition is a business novel revealing its dilemas and characters in a unique and binding way (the first of an expected series of five) 

Harley's first book, ‘Making a Difference’ was published in 2007. It includes his nine-step approach to solving complex business problems. Click here to view some extracts of  the book.

Lecturer - Public Speaker

Harley informs, educates and entertains all at the same time, he's
engaging and charismatic - a true motivational speaker.

"Harley is a talented, dynamic speaker, whose talks I find both insightful and entertaining. He delivers his unique blend of wisdom and humor in a compelling, easy-to-follow style, combining solid business advice with illustrative true-life stories."

Larry Moffett, Managing Partner, e-Strategy  ... [more]


Harley started his weekly blog back in April 2007.  Initially it was an idea from his publisher to attract attention to his book that was to be published later that year. Today his blog attracts regular readers from all over the world.  Covering such topics as;

Business leadership, change management, project management, business process design, innovation and much more, his blogs have depth and meaning but are often funny and light hearted all at the same time.

Harley's blog is available via a weekly newsletter and is also available in an MP3 format

Visit Harley's blog here.

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