Improving diversity in the built environment, and how you can help

Recruiting people from diverse backgrounds is key to understanding inclusion and changing organisational culture. Nicola Mathers explains what we’ve learned about EDI from our Emerging Talent Programme graduates. The graduation of the first cohort from our Emerging Talent Programme was a proud moment for everyone involved. It also brought home … Read more

The winners of the Future of London mentoring awards for 2023 are…

Our network had a great night celebrating the value of mentoring at the Future of London summer party. We heard powerful testimony from mentees from our leadership programmes about the impact that a committed mentoring relationship can have on their professional development. Mentoring does not take up a lot of … Read more

Mentor Awards are back – nominate now!

To celebrate the immense and often life-long contribution mentors make to candidates on Future of London and Future of Greater Manchester programmes, we invite you to nominate your favourite(s) for our second mentor awards! We’ll announce the winners at two all-network summer parties – save the dates! London: 7 June … Read more

Mentee blog: Ryan Stevenson

Ryan Stevenson – Development Project Manager, Richmond and Wandsworth Councils – is the next in our mentor/mentee blog series sharing stories from FoL’s leaders programme mentoring and its impact on alumni.

Mentee blog: Philippa Bancroft

Philippa Bancroft – Senior Manager, Public Land at the Greater London Authority – is the next in our mentor/mentee blog series sharing stories from FoL’s leaders programme mentoring and its impact on alumni.

Mentee blog: Blossom Young

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Poplar HARCA’s Head of Operations Blossom Young is the next in our mentor/mentee blog series sharing stories from FoL’s leaders programme mentoring and its impact on alumni.

Mentor blog: Jackie Fearon

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Next in our mentors/mentees blog series sharing stories from FoL’s leaders programme mentoring is Director of Customer Operations at Gateway Housing Jackie Fearon.

Mentee blog: Sarah Birt

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Next in our mentors/mentees blog series sharing stories from FoL’s leaders programme mentoring is Senior Development Manager for Strategic Projects and Property at the Greater London Authority and Alumni Rep Sarah Birt.