About

Research. Facilitate. Write.

Named after her energetic twin sons, Flish Consulting was born of Eliza’s desire to help high-performing individuals, and high-achieving teams

  • Use facilitation methodology to gather feedback and write well-researched strategies for organisation-wide change
  • Strengthen professional skills, including: writing, public speaking, networking, planning, and productivity
  • Clarify complex ideas and solve problems through structured and semi-structured workshops and one-on-one sessions
  • Translate research and ideas into mass communication pieces
  • Improve strategic thinking and analytical skill-sets

Eliza creates unique and entertaining workshop experiences for teams using a structured and semi-structured workshop formats. She can create bespoke workshops to help your business brainstorm a particular problem, and can follow-up with high-level analysis of the issues and their potential solutions. Eliza also has a suite of ready-made (à-la-carte) skills workshops ready for groups from between 10 and 200+ people.

Eliza is also available for emcee and lecturing duties.

About Eliza

Ideas Woman
PhD, JP (Qual) (Qld)

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A highly experienced research educator and developer, lecturer, facilitator, emcee, and writer with a passion for research communication, research integrity and ethics. My work in the higher education (University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, and Griffith University) has seen me run hundreds of unique workshops for thousands of high-performing people in Australia and internationally. I started my career in the media (Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Australian Radio Network, Austereo) and government sectors (Queensland Government and Brisbane City Council), which saw me broadcast to hundreds of thousands of Australians.

As an  Australian Fulbright Postgraduate Scholar, I spent almost two years in Washington D.C. working as a visiting research scholar at the Elliot School of International Affairs at The George Washington University. I am now on the Discipline Committee for the selection of new Fulbright Scholars.

I take pride in my art—communication—no matter the medium or media: writing, speaking, teaching, and listening. The key for me is to get people to not just listen, but to understand.

I love solving challenging problems.

In my spare time, I wrangle twin toddlers, run, read, and do pilates–sometimes all at once. I also eat avocado toast, drink coffee (you read the bit about twins, right?), AND have a mortgage. Full disclosure: I am also addicted to Netflix.

Professional Memberships

Australian Fulbright Alumni Association (Life Member)
Women on Boards

Current Work Bio

Experienced facilitator and research education leader available for consulting duties with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Strong research professional skilled in public speaking, facilitation, graduate education, strategy, nonprofit organisations, intercultural communication, government, research design, and program evaluation.

TL;DR Dr Eliza Howard, PhD, is an expert facilitator, speaker, and academic researcher with 20 years experience in the higher education, media, and corporate sectors. Follow me on LinkedIn.