Friday 5th June 2020

WISH North Wales May Round-Up


The past month has brought us Wales' sunniest May on record (that's a fact!), plans for local businesses to re-open in some areas have started to form and we've even seen the arrival of the 'rock snake' - spreading positivity in many towns in our region!

So, as things are starting to look up, what positive activity has been happening across WISH North Wales and the wider WISH GB network? Continue reading to take a look at our round-up of the best bits, including event news, blog updates and June's podcast of the month!

Introducing... WISH Virtual Events!

So far, 5 fantastic events have been hosted via zoom, bringing the joy of the WISH Network to the comfort of your own homes! These virtual events have been a huge success and are demonstrating the value in bringing all WISH Regions together to share ideas, advice and experience to help all our members to stay motivated, focused and above all, positive!

In case you missed it...

Here's a list of the zoom events that have taken place so far:

What got us here, won't get us there 

What got us here, won't get us there

Managing yourself through uncertainty 

Managing communications during a crisis 

Resilience 

From surviving to thriving 

You can find all of these session recordings on our you tube channel, so keep an eye out as all future virtual event videos will be uploaded too! From 48 hours after the live event, so there's no need to miss out if you can't make it to log in live!

Upcoming event dates:

The dates of the next National events have been released. Remember, all webinar events are currently available for ALL members across ALL regions! Head over to the events page to save the date & secure your place now! 

10th June - How women are taking the lead in crisis management - Hosted by WISH East

17th June - Customer experiences during the pandemic - Hosted by WISH South West

25th June - How to lead with confidence - Hosted by WISH Midlands

More event dates coming soon to our event page!

Podcast of the month

Our chosen podcast of the month for June is here! This month, it comes in the form of this little gem; HERE SHE IS. This podcast brings us the minds of 3 sisters; Julia, Sarah and Ronja Wagner. Between them, they have created a platform to interview Female, Transgender and Male leaders to discuss their common conclusion; that women can often undersell themselves and don't think big enough.

This podcast discusses the issues in society today that fuel this culture and what needs to be done to solve the gender equality gap, whilst empowering women to 'think big, act bold, and beware of bias'.

You can find this podcast by searching 'here she is' on your podcast app of choice, every third Thursday of each month. Or you can start now by subscribing for free and delving back into the many existing episodes!

WISH North Wales blog!

During the past month, we brought to you two new blogs, including 'Mentoring & professional development' and a Mental Health Awareness Week special: 'Kindness is contagious'. If you missed these, remember all our blogs are available in the news area of our website.

Click here for all of the most recent blogs from all WISH regions!

Keep in touch

Don't forget to keep an eye on your inbox and our social media pages for event news, general updates and new content:

Twitter: @WISHNorthWales

LinkedIn: Women In Social Housing (WISH) North Wales

Instagram: WISH_gb

If you have any colleagues or friends interested in WISH, invite them to join our mailing list by signing up as our friend - you can do this by scrolling down to the bottom of any page on this website! (Don't forget to select North Wales as the primary region)!

Thank you to all those key workers in Social Housing and supporting sectors, who are working each day to provide vital support, care and housing for those most vulnerable at this time.


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