This weekend, I spent time with fellow Big Yakkers in Marble Arch having countless conversations that have led to new ideas and solutions to some old and persisting challenges. It never … Continue reading Yak, yak, yak …
Over the years, I’ve listened to how Communications professionals have shared their wisdom about how to be a trusted advisor and develop the skills, knowledge and attributes to get you … Continue reading Building your credibility as a leader
Last month I took the plunge to become Chartered. It was one of the most tiring, yet utterly rewarding days of professional development I have ever experienced. I want to … Continue reading How to get CIPR Chartered
I am on the 2017 LG Comms Future Leader Programme and I’m very glad I took the time to fill in the application form. I followed the journey of the … Continue reading 15 things I’ve learnt so far from LG Comms Future Leader Programme
Earlier this year I took part in PR Week’s ‘So, you want my job?” feature, to give an insider look at my role within the fire and rescue service. The … Continue reading PR Week: So, you want my job?
After being nominated by my incredibly supportive line manager, I was shortlisted within the Future Leader category for the CIPR Inside Story Awards. I was asked to submit a paper … Continue reading CIPR Inside Story Awards 2017 win at the Zoo
I have been mentored through the Government Communications Service (GCS), where I was matched with senior communication professional in a Government department. It’s been great to have conversations with someone who … Continue reading My GCS Mentoring Journey