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Development Monthly Live

Published on Apr 27, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - April 2022

Development Monthly Live | Chiara Singh Development Monthly | #8 February 2022 | Development Monthly Live Are you fed up of being pigeon holed solely as an Administrator? Do you want to contribute to shaping the future of the AUA whilst building your network? Are you a budding writer or creative mind that can share […]

Power dynamics on Campus

Published on Apr 27, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - April 2022

Power dynamics on Campus | Thea Gibbs Development Monthly | #8 February 2022 | Power dynamics on Campus Thea Gibbs examines the experiences of professional services staff along the spectrum of organisational structures from highly centralised to highly devolved, and how individuals can navigate the complexities and challenges inherent in each type. Thea will discuss […]

Change Management in Higher Education

Published on Apr 27, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - April 2022

Change Management in Higher Education – Pre-, During and Post-Pandemic Development Monthly | #8 March 2022 | Change Management in Higher Education – Pre-, During and Post-Pandemic In this article I take a brief trip down memory lane as I consider how much the approach to change management has evolved in the Higher Education (HE) […]

AUA Consulting – thoughts for the future

Published on Apr 27, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Consulting , AUA Updates

AUA Consulting – thoughts for the future Following my career in higher education as a professional services leader and manager, I was very fortunate to become a Consultant for AUA Consulting in early 2020. This has given me the opportunity to continue to use my experience to bring about improvements to both individual higher education […]

Introducing our new Executive Director

Published on Apr 6, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Introducing Colin Ferguson, the AUA’s new Executive Director

Letter to the Editor | Some questions (provocations) for the AUA

Published on Mar 31, 2022 / 4 Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - March 2022

Letter to the Editor | Some questions (provocations) for the AUA Development Monthly | #7 March 2022 | Letter to the Editor | Some questions (provocations) for the AUA To The Editor, We seem to now be living in a time of great reflection, with the past 2 years giving us (maybe too much sometimes) […]

Reflections from THE Digital Universities Week UK: Connect, learn, transform.

Published on Mar 31, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - March 2022

Reflections from THE Digital Universities Week UK: Connect, learn, transform. Development Monthly | #7 March 2022 | Event Report | Reflections from THE Digital Universities Week UK: Connect, learn, transform. We are all acutely aware of the rise of digital technology in the higher education (HE) sector, the use of which has accelerated since the […]

Taking it to heart: The power of emotions in the leadership of change

Published on Mar 31, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - March 2022

Taking it to heart: The power of emotions in the leadership of change Development Monthly | #7 March 2022 | Taking it to heart: The power of emotions in the leadership of change At a leadership development session that I attended the other day, a participant reflected on the guilt that they felt to be […]

Dealing with change and uncertainty by using the chimp model

Published on Mar 31, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - March 2022

Dealing with change and uncertainty by using the chimp model  Development Monthly | #7 March 2022 | Dealing with change and uncertainty by using the chimp model  The last few years have been such a rollercoaster ride for us all. Within HE the challenges that professional services staff have faced are immense, and while we’ve […]

New providers: Levelling up or just noisy upstarts?

Published on Mar 31, 2022 / No Comments

Category: AUA Development Monthly , Development Monthly - March 2022

New providers: Levelling up or just noisy upstarts? Development Monthly | #7 March 2022 | New providers: Levelling up or just noisy upstarts? Can the Higher Education sector keep up with the new “levelling up” agenda of skills training, vocational courses, widening participation and community regeneration? Universities are constantly innovating and developing their offerings to […]