Carolyn Boyes

Carolyn is an author who writes about practical psychology and life strategies. She specialises in discovering simple, practical, self-help tools from business, psychology and ancient traditions.
Formally one of the world’s leading institutional investment experts in China and Japan, Carolyn spent over a decade as a fund manager and stockbroker based in Scotland, London, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and Japan with clients from the world’s top investment companies. From her early twenties she interviewed politicians and company representatives, analysed current affairs, authored articles on the stock-markets and appeared as an expert guest on TV. In 1999, Carolyn left the financial sector to pursue her interest in the self development and wellbeing field.
Over the last ten years, Carolyn has gained extensive experience in the professional development field working with some of the world’s leading organizations in the UK and Asia, and most recently in Southern Africa. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, an elected representative on their London Committee and currently sits on their China Group.
Carolyn has an MA in Chinese and Japanese from Edinburgh University and a Post-graduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism from the London College of Printing as well as qualifications from universities in Japan, China and the USA. She is a Certified Trainer of Neuro-linguistic-programming and Clinical Hypnotist.
Carolyn has also studied diverse spiritual and esoteric traditions and philosophies including Taoism, Confucianism, Hawaiian Shamanism, Reiki, Kaballah, meditation and mind development.
Carolyn has appeared as an expert in newspapers and on TV and radio in the UK, Asia and Africa. She has a particular interest in film, comedy and popular culture.

Books by Carolyn Boyes