Hollie a judge at the Ryman National Enterprise Challenge Finals with Theo Paphitis
Hollie was delighted to be asked to a judge at the 2018 Ryman National Enterprise Challenge Finals.
The National Enterprise Challenge in partnership with Ryman is an exciting and innovative enterprise programme open to all secondary schools in the UK.
She got to meet Theo Paphitis and James White (winner of The Apprentice in 2018). Hollie was really impressed with the entrepreneurial ideas that the teams came up with and it was a fantastic day.
You can find out more about the Ryman National Enterprise Challenge: here
Delighted to be appointed as the Enterprise Adviser for Haberdashers Adams
Working in conjunction with the Enterprise Coordinator for Telford and Wrekin Council, Kim Hodgetts, Hollie has been appointed the Enterprise Adviser to Haberdashers Adams school in Newport, Shropshire.
The Enterprise Adviser Network was set up by the Careers and Enterprise Company, see their website for more information on how to take part: click here
"An Enterprise Adviser is a volunteer from business who works closely with the headteacher or Senior Leadership Team of a school or college to provide strategic support. They use business experience and professional networks to help develop and implement an effective strategy that puts opportunities with local employers at the heart of a young person's education."
Hollie has worked closely with the Careers Lead, Belinda Hayes, to help produce a robust Careers Strategy which is now available on the school website: click here
Hollie awarded a Certicate at the Woman Who Awards 2018
Honoured to receive a Woman Who Awards Certificate, thank you so much to Sandra Garlick and huge congratulations to all the finalists and winners.
Woman Who…recognises the achievements of Women in Business and inspires Rising Stars of the future. Founded in January 2016 by Sandra Garlick & Mark Harris, The Women Who…Achieves Awards are Awards to celebrate the achievements of women in business and Rising Stars who are still in education or training.
Quite simply the aim is to: Inspire…Achieve…Celebrate
Hollie nominated for a British Computer Society award
I was surprised and honoured to have been nominated for an award by The British Computer Society for my work as the Chair of the BCS Shropshire branch.
The British Computer Society (BCS), The Chartered Institute for IT, promotes wider social and economic progress through the advancement of information technology science and practice.
It was a privilege to collect it at the annual BCS Member Groups Convention in London. Thank you to the British Computer Society Shropshire branch committee for putting me forward.