Christine Audouin is the Founder and the business developer of L’ATOUT CA.
“L’Atout” in French means “the Asset” and the name choice was deliberate. In today’s world economy, being able to capitalize on know-how, on innovation or on potentials is tomorrow’s asset.
Her consultancy activity is divided into three primary sectors: entrepreneurial guidance, vocational training of staff and coaching individuals either for career opportunities or the ability to communicate in English proficiently for their job (occasionally in French for English speakers). The finality of her activity is to provide the necessary collective or individual responsiveness and performance skills vital for professional viability.
Professionals or individuals, through her implication, improve their technical and cognitive skills through either workshops or on a one-on-one coaching basis. She integrates multi-cultural awareness into workshops for participants who are preparing for expatriation or are integrated into a multinational environment.
Christine has an intimate understanding of the different domains of activity in a company through her 30 professional years working for different corporate managers. She has physically deployed change processes which required her skills and knowledge of all human resources functions as well as the French labor law. Hence, she is able to forecast and sensitize managers for upcoming needs and endeavors.
Through audits of the organization (Marketing, Finance and HR), she provides assistance to CEOs in restructuring their company and assists physically all levels of management in the implementation of the restructuration (solely or sharing the responsibility with other experts).
She trains middle managers in project management and optimum staffing on a case-by-case basis be they involved in public or private contracts.
Christine built her career working for various construction companies and founded her company to provide coaching or training to individuals of all walks of life be they employees, executives, corporate managers or governmental figures. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French and International Political Science from Beloit College, and went on to complete a master degree in Human Resource Development Management from the IGS (Institut de Gestion Sociale) in Paris.
Christine resides in Paris, and speaks fluent English and French.
Her ambition is :
- To associate experts in the domain of Finances, Corporate Law, HR law, Accounting in future workshops
- To build a team with multi-plural skills to provide a 360° assistance to businesses localized in France or to foreign companies who either desire to invest or to develop their activities in France.
- To be involved in the development of micro-enterprises where her skills may help a future entrepreneur become
- To promote assertiveness as beyond a gender factor