EPIC Writing

In my blog and for other publications I have covered a wide range of topics and would be pleased to develop these further, or to write on any other topics.  If you’d like me to write for a publication you’re involved in, or to blog on your site, get in touch.

Recent topics on my own Blog include:

– Performance management and appraisals
– Using data in HR
– Amazing workplaces and employee engagement
– Social media
– Flexible / agile working and work/life balance
– Health and wellbeing
– Organisational culture
– Employment law
– Succession planning
– Inductions
– Leadership
– Coaching and mentoring
– The future of work and HR
– Gamification
– Knowledge management
– Process improvement
– Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
– Improving the effectiveness of the HR function
– Internal Communications
– Reward, recognition and feedback
– Employer branding
– Online learning
– Digital transformationimages

I have also been an official blogger at events such as the CIPD Annual Conference in 2015, 2016 and 2017, ACAS NW Leading the Way, and the HR Directors Summit in 2016, 2017 and 2018. If you’d like me to cover an event and blog and use other social media to promote and cover the event, let me know.

I wrote a blog for the CIPD about their new principles: Because Professionalism Matters

I have written a few blogs for theHRDirector magazine:

Drop, and Give me 20
Don’t forget the humans!
Prepare to be boarded
Songs of (ap)prais(al)

I have blogged for Glassdoor UK on the use of social media in recruitment: Social Media in Recruitment

I did some video blogs (vlog) for the Learning & Performance Institute:

Successful Digital Transformation
The Importance of Performance Interventions

I wrote a blog for CIPD Manchester Branch for their Big Conversation about Families, Parents and the Workplace: Parenthood

I contributed to @KingfisherCoach True Strength podcast on the subject of competitiveness in the workplace: True Strength

I contributed to Sukh Pabial’s 3 Good podcast on the subject of male mental health in the workplace: Male Mental Health in the Workplace

I contributed to @GoodPractice podcast on the subject of the employee experience: One organisation or multiple silos

I have guest blogged for @NWEmployers on the subject of social media at work: Go with the flow

I have guest blogged for @WMEmployers  on the subject of lexibility at work and loneliness: Only the lonely

I have guest blogged for @KateGL, on her Advent blog in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018:

Turn down the light
(Your love keeps lifting me) Higher and Higher
The Darkest Hour Is Just Before The Dawn

I know pain, you can’t hurt me. I’ve seen defeat, you can’t stop me.

I have guest blogged for @HR_Gem on her fitness blog: Mr.Above Average

I have contributed to several articles in leading HR journals:

HR Magazine: Ethics in HR
HR Magazine: Mental Health
HR Magazine: The case for flexible working equality
HR Magazine: The HRDs guide to public speaking
HR Magazine: Embrace sporting events at work
People Management: Personal Learning Networks