Portfolio


This represents a selection of my work, so you can get a feel for what I can do and the range.

I. Articles on Human Resources, Leadership and Communication

i. The Meaning of Personal Responsibility for HR
This is an interview I did with Professor Chris Roebuck who highlights the distinction between the HR business partner model and his new proactive HR Entrepreneur model. Chris argues, not for more HR savvy, but business savvy.

Chris is Visiting Professor of Transformational Leadership at Cass Business School, London. Formerly Global Head of Leadership at UBS, his work there is part of a Harvard Business School Case Study. Chris has been on the HR Most Influential Thinkers list annually since 2010 and has been interviewed over 250 times on TV.
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ii. Want to Get Ahead? Try Listening
This is an interview I did with Dr Mark Goulston, a Los Angeles-based business psychiatrist, CEO coach and international speaker who has a personal mission to “heal the world, one conversation at a time”. The author of six books, including his 1996 book, Get Out of Your Own Way (which recently reached #1 in self-help books at Amazon), Mark believes that the secret to getting through to anyone lies in getting them to feel like you ‘get’ them. In this interview, Mark shares how we can listen better and avoid a defensive attitude.
[read the article]

iii. Do You Have What It Takes To Retain Good Talent?
Article on finding, retaining and growing good talent as featured on the Women of HR site
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iv. The Fine Line Between Procrastination and Prioritization
Article that distinguishes between the two as featured on the Women of HR site
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v. When Should You Quit
A LinkedIn Pulse post
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vi. Your Dream Job – What It Takes to Get It
My article published in Leadership and Change Magazine | 2014
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II. Interviews with Authors

The Surprising Truths Behind the Success of Many Famous Personalities

I interviewed Gillian Zoe Segal about her second book, Getting There : A Book of Mentors. The interview covers the reasons for her embarking on the book and what value you will get from reading it. Highly recommended for entrepreneurs and anyone else who is trying to launch something
[read the interview]

 

III. Podcasts on Change

What Does It Take To Deliver Successful Change Programmes?

In this exclusive podcast, I talk to Elissa Farrow, an experienced consultant, facilitator and coach who specialises in portfolio, programme, project and change management. Elissa is also Global Board Secretary for the Change Management Institute. She was invited on the call precisely because of her background in change management. We discuss the various factors which influence the delivery of successful change initiatives in organisations, considering issues like the role of managers, what commitment means as well as closer look at the relationship between the soft and hard issues at play
[listen to the podcast]

 

IV. Articles on Technology

 

i. What Does IT Security Look Like From A Pen Tester’s Perspective?

This article is based on a conversation with Belly Rachdianto, a well regarded regional IT security trainer. With deep skill and experience on this topic, he gives us a sneak peek into the way a pen tester approaches the issue of IT security
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ii. Three Areas to Concentrate Your Security Testing Efforts

My interview with senior IT security specialists, Jakub Kałużny and Mateusz Olejarka, about security testing and what this involves
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V. Podcasts on Technology

i. Richard Ede on Software Testing?

A deep dive with Richard Ede, who possesses a winning combination of years and years of software testing experience and training delivery, on the mistakes to avoid in the Fundamental Test Processes.
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ii. What Is Software Testing?

This exclusive podcast covers a conversation with Ravi Mark Venkat, an Enterprise IT and Corporate Soft Skills Consultant. Ravi was invited on the call because he has run classes on software testing  [listen to the podcast]

 

VI. Magazines that I ran

Accelerate Magazine Nov 2015Accelerate Magazine Issue 05 | November 2015
Why HR Should Really Learn to Coach
(formerly known as HR Matters Magazine)

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HR Matters Magazine | April 2014

HR Matters Magazine | April 2014
Recruiting at the Speed of A Click

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