Carol Scott

Carol Scott


Fun Fact: Equestrian Extraordinaire


What is your favourite book?

CS: Riding through my Life by HRH Princess Anne … an equestrienne who got to the very top by her own hard work, dedication and talent and produced her own horses.

What is your favourite film?​

CS: “The Snowman and the Snow Dog” I have it recorded and can watch it whenever I like.

Tell us what your job is in 20 words or less

CS: Making employment law work in favour of organisations and their employees in a fair, reasonable, honest and transparent way.

Which aspect of your job do you particularly enjoy?

CS: Playing a part in getting the right people into the right roles, doing the right thing, at the right time across the employing organisation and developing a culture of ongoing development which encourages promotion from within.

Chinese or Indian?  

CS: Indian – Tandoori king prawns

What is the best meal you have ever eaten?

CS: Lobster at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla.

What is the single best piece of advice you would give to an employer? 

CS: The employees deliver your business, and a positive workplace culture with job satisfaction plus recognition for a job well done are key to retaining your people and a running a successful organisation.

What is your favourite cake?

CS: Coffee and walnut sponge

What is your favourite cocktail?

CS: Tequila Sunrise

If you could only play one more album what would it be? 

CS: The Eagles Greatest Hits  1971-1975

Are you a biscuit dunker?

CS: Yes!


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