Monthly Archives: February 2011

Looking for a new job?

Look for opportunities to network. You don’t have to go to lots of expensive events. Look for local events in the newspaper and online. It might be a networking event, but it could be a seminar, an exhibition or the opening of a new facility. Don’t go to ‘sell’, just aim to gain knowledge and […]
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Improving your chances of getting a job.

Chrissie will be speaking at Manchester Metropolitan University on Wednesday in the Science and Engineering Faculty on student employability.
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Professional Speaking Association

Chrissie was invited to the North West meeting of the Professional Speakers Association in Chester. Excellent event in Chester last night. Thanks for asking me to speak about business networking. I learned a lot.
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Community engagement and the Big Society

Today I found a comment by Sherry Arnstein in 1969 “Community control … can turn out to be a new Mickey Mouse game for the have-nots by allowing them to gain control but not allowing them sufficient resources to succeed.” Have we learned that real community engagement needs resources?
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Neighbourhood Development Plans

Latest information on neighbourhood planning – useful summary Neighbourhood Planning
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