Half way there….

As I celebrated another birthday last week I realised (with horror) that my career was 20 years old.

I got my first job in 1999 and since then have been a journalist, copywriter, freelancer and public sector communicator so it’s probably true to say I’m around half way through (give or take a few years). Continue reading

Weather warnings and political engagement

As monsoon conditions swept through early morning London it was easy to see a metaphor with the political weather as commuters struggled against the elements.

So bad was the rainfall on the way to NHS Providers comms leads that I think this was the only conference where I’ve had to get a change of clothes before and after the event.

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