ENTREPRENEUR OF EXCELLENCE AWARD –
Nicola James is the founder of Lexxic Ltd, a consultancy she established in 2007. She is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist and has also completed her postgraduate qualification in neuropsychology. Nicola was diagnosed with dyslexia at university and set up Lexxic to help other adults with dyslexia, ADHD, ASC and other neurodiverse conditions, to ensure they could learn skills to minimise their difficulties and help them achieve success. Lexxic helps employers in all sectors, including banking, accounting and government agencies, to support neurodiversity. The psychologists at Lexxic provide a range of services including: diagnostic and screening assessments, workplace assessments, strategy coaching, and awareness training. Nicola has also created Neurotalent Unlocked, an online learning platform for neurodiversity. The existence of these businesses has meant that greater numbers of working individuals have access to services that enable them to thrive in their jobs.