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What’s this about?

“Unlike being a junior doctor, I won’t just drop you in the deep end and expect you to know exactly what you’re doing” – Adam Kay, This is Going to Hurt In my previous job I used to support people in Employment Tribunals, seeking closure on what were usually very stressful situations. I enjoyed advocating…

Stop! Imposter!

To attain “success” without attaining positive self-esteem is to be condemned to feeling like an imposter anxiously awaiting exposure. Nathaniel Branden An international public speaker, Hugh Kearns, came to the Uni at the start of my second year of the degree, and it was an extremely insightful two days of training. He gave practical advice…

Is UK Television facing a crisis in skills and training?

James delivers his presentation on skills and training in the UK television industry at the inaugural Welsh Postgraduate Research Conference. In our latest post, James Davies outlines the challenges of Labour Entry and Skill Formation facing the UK Television industry. The post is based on his prizewinning presentation delivered at the inaugural Welsh Postgraduate Research…

Extinction Rebellion’s “regenerative culture” could be just as revolutionary as its demands

This article is republished from openDemocracyUK. Read the original article here. Behind the eye-catching arrest tactics, XR’s culture of conversation, care, crew and eschewing celebrity could be just as transformative. Amidst the arrests and its bold demands, Extinction Rebellion’s (XR) core value of “regenerative culture” rarely gets coverage in the media despite it being, as…