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Learning Through Failure

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Too often, employee culture is driven from above. Rigid protocol is commonplace, leaving no room for innovation; not initially succeeding at a new venture can feel like the end of the road. Yet, says opening speaker Chloe Marsh, head of engagement at social housing firm, RHP, “Nothing was ever achieved by staying in your comfort […]

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Why Chair?

Comms Hero November 21, 2016

To say I was honoured and filled with excitement to be asked to chair the final @CommsHero event of 2016 could be a slight understatement. However, with that giddiness came with it a feel of responsibility – these events get A LOT of attention and A LOT of coverage; quite rightly so. In addition, the previous […]

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Failure is not final

Comms Hero November 18, 2016

“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.” – Henry Ford I went to a fantastic conference this week. #CommsHero, hosted by the lovely guys at resource, is all about bringing like-minded communications professionals together to hear from influential speakers, share best practice and, crucially, to have some fun away from […]

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Tales of a non-comms Comms Hero

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I’m Michelle, a Finance Business Analyst and first time Comms Hero. Not what you were expecting, am I right? Being a complete outsider, I wanted to share my thoughts on why I am proud to get involved in the hope that it will encourage more people like me to take a leap of faith! Like […]

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“Building trust, not daring to fail is the key to success”

Comms Hero November 10, 2016

Mark Lawrence, Web Editor, 24 Housing was at #CommsHero by resource   This is not a quote from a motivational speaker, but one by the great Paul Taylor from Bromford, who also challenged the Comms Hero delegates to “declare war on mediocrity”. Daring to fail as a concept had me a little worried, with many […]

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