5 years of success in communication-based roles. Whether I’m creating a digital marketing campaign, managing an editorial blog, or scripting a murder mystery (spoiler: it wasn’t the butler), I understand the impact of words and the importance of tailoring content to the reader.
I love new challenges – in the past year alone, I’ve delivered a writing workshop at Ilkley Literature Fringe Festival, organised a conference focused on mental health and written a ghost story.
JCI UK is pleased to share Mindful Matters, a digital booklet filled with ideas and inspiration for improving your mental wellbeing. Topics include: Voluntary opportunities; Writing for wellbeing; Mindful playlists; Challenging ‘automatic negative thoughts'
For this feature, unLTD ask business leaders to share their insights on relevant topics. I worked with Mark Smith (CEO of Make Your Mark UK and JCI UK's National President 2019) to write this article on mental health in the workplace.
Since the launch of Hallmark Cards' mental wellness programme in April, we've held a series of presentations, training sessions and interactive workshops focused on mental wellbeing. Most recently, we welcomed Joanne Reid from The Recovery Shoe-Box Project.
As part of our new blog series, we're on the lookout for creative inspiration - and Plant One on Me is a fantastic discovery. The amazingly-named tea room, based in Bradford's Sunbridge Wells complex, boasts a variety of house plants, flowers and gifts.
National Poetry Day is a UK-wide campaign on 3 October that celebrates poetry's power of bringing people together. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the special date. As you'd expect from Hallmark, we're big fans of poetry.
Inspired by Mind's RED (Run Every Day) January campaign, JCI UK is encouraging members to Step Up ...metaphorically and physically! As our key community focus for 2019 is Good Health and Wellbeing (Sustainable Development Goal 3), we're kickstarting the new year with an active challenge: exercise for at least 30 minutes every day in January.
As well as being a high-scorer in Scrabble, glossophobia outranks heights, clowns and even death as Great Britain’s no. 1 fear.
Iconic Christmas adverts with emotionally-connecting content.
The magic of the season arrived earlier than expected for Lucy, when she won the (amazingly alliterative) Colleague Christmas Card Competition.
Six Sigma. A superhero assemble, or a hopeful boy band auditioning for The X Factor? Actually, it’s a set of principles pioneered by Motorola.
How do you live up to Hallmark Cards' vision and 'make your mark' in the office?
The diverse leadership styles of 5 influential leaders.
In this informal writing workshop, we'll look into the benefits of creative copy and how you can transform dull text into content that engages with the reader.
JCI Leeds has joined forces with DWF LLP for 'The Alternative Quiz of the Year.' As the name suggests, this is no ordinary pub quiz.
JCI UK is encouraging you to be a world changer. You don’t have to change the world (though we'd be mightily impressed with your ambition!). Just change someone's world.