Category Archives: PPMA Vice-President

Video: The Launch of The PPMA Excellence in People Management Awards 2017

Hello PPMA members and friends We’re delighted to announce the launch of of our 2017 Excellence in People Management Awards and this video featuring Caroline Nugent, PPMA VP, Andrew Blake-Herbery CX at Havering Council and Stacey-Rebekka Karlsson Head of Government and Public Services at Guardian News and Media, explains more about the awards and this [...]

Video Podcast – Recruitment Challenges and the 21st Century Public Servant

Hello PPMA members and friends As you will all know, we work very closely with Sarah Messenger and her workforce team at the LGA and recently Karen Grave one of our Vice President’s joined Sarah and Luann Donald in their latest video newsletter ‘Workforce News’. They discussed the challenges around recruitment in the public sector [...]

Our Two New (Job-Sharing) Vice Presidents Talk About Their Aims for the Year

  Hello PPMA members and friends Our post this week is written by our 2 newly appointed Vice Presidents, Caroline Nugent and Karen Grave. They give us their views on what they hope to achieve this year and also talk about the dynamic of job-sharing a leading role. CAROLINE NUGENT Job-sharing with Karen Grave as [...]

The Power of Positivity

Hello PPMA members and friends Our Vice-President Sue Evans, shares with us how she is going to use the power of positive resolutions in her Presidential year. “Some time ago my South African sister in law persuaded me that resolutions should be positive – not about ‘stopping this’ or ‘going without that’ but affirming and [...]

Unlocking Community Capacity

Hello PPMA members and friends Sue Evans our Vice President, put the phrase ‘Community Capacity’ into action over the weekend and shares her experience with us. “We all talk about it, we all think it is key for the future of local services but how many of us actually roll up our sleeves and get [...]

Supporting the Children’s Journey

Hello PPMA members and friends Sue Evans is PPMA Vice President and Head of HR and OD at Warwickshire CC and in our post this week, she reiterates the importance of HR and OD departments in boosting Children’s Services. “Many authorities are struggling to attract high calibre professionals into high profile roles in Children’s Services, [...]

Celebrating 40 years, Excellence in People Management Awards and Rising Star 2015 … all at the PPMA Annual Seminar 2015!

Hello PPMA members and friends It’s now only 5 weeks to our 2015 Annual Seminar in Bristol and the excitement levels are mounting. As well as the fantastic speakers, excellent sessions and great networking opportunities, we also have our highly anticipated awards evening and we look forward to welcoming you to the awards ceremony, on [...]