[AUCKLAND] Sustain: Women in Leadership

This evening offers an opportunity to join a conversation with current Vaughan Park Scholar Dr Bex Lewis, where she is working on the second edition of her book Raising Children in a Digital Age. Bex is passionate about helping people engage with the digital environment in a positive way, where she has more than 20 years’ experience. She is Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing at Manchester Metropolitan University. She has a particular interest in digital…

[ACADEMIC] Membership of Centre for Decent Work and Productivity @mmu_decentwork

I'm pleased to have been invited to join Manchester Metropolitan University's new Centre for Decent Work and Productivity: Work that is both decent for workers and productive for organisations, is vital to the success of any good society. Our research centre builds knowledge about the relationship between work quality and performance, and how these can be aligned. We tackle the key question: “What is, and what causes, decent work and productivity?” through our four knowledge platforms. The knowledge…

[GUEST BLOG] Stimulating the Next Generation of Digital Creatives with #DigiLeaders

Since I've moved to Manchester, I've been fortunate to attend a number of #DigiLeaders events, and volunteered to provide the write-up for the most recent one, held at the BBC in MediaCity. The blog starts: Around 20 creatives, academics, recruiters and business leaders met on 28th July at the BBC, MediaCity in Salford, in response to a statement produced by Digital Leaders Chair Rachel Neaman, that young “digital natives” are not as savvy as we…