A familiar scenario that we frequently come across is when someone who is brilliant at their job is promoted into a management position. But being good at your job is very different from being a ...Read more
Deb is a qualified journalist and has extensive experience as a copywriter and plain language expert. She worked freelance for many years, providing copywriting and plain language services to a diverse range of organisations including the NHS, GOV.UK, local authorities, private businesses and not-for-profits.
She joined Impellus in May 2023 to take on the role of copywriter and is now busy creating new resources for internal and external use and revisiting older materials to ensure they are in line with brand guidelines and fit for purpose.
What we do
Everything we do is about encouraging managers, leaders and key team members to consider the power and agency they have to deliver at the highest level.
We’re chosen repeatedly by many of the UK’s leading employers.
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Training in crucial people skills has made a huge difference to the culture of this major engineering company, ensuring it is now set to achieve its ambitious visionContinue reading
Your courses were great, they were well constructed, had a good balance of listening and doing, and individual work versus group work.
Alison was very knowledgeable and engaging. I liked the analysis of our own leadership style and thinking about how to improve our effectiveness score.
The presentation of the course was great and the balance between presentation, getting participation from the group, thinking on our own, and putting us in breakout rooms was good.
We particularly enjoyed learning how to choose the appropriate leadership style according to the situation. We were also able to apply what we had learnt from the courses immediately to our day-to-day work, for example in the Presentation Skills & Techniques course we learnt how to create and present memorable content to engage an audience who have mixed learning styles.
Great to see a basis in research/theory, and then a very clear way of applying that to everyday work situations. The mix of presentation, interaction, small groups, and individual tasks was helpful to process information in different ways.
Attracting top talent post-pandemic often requires a promise of at least some homeworking to be on offer – and ...Read more
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