‘Ey up, welcome to our ‘Raising the Roof’ podcast series! If you’re looking for an interesting new podcast to listen to, you’re in the right place. Join our host and Chief Exec Nick Atkin as he sits down to chat with industry leaders to tackle topical issues head on, in the housing world and beyond.
Season 2 episodes
Episode 8 – Is the customer still King or Queen?
In this episode of Raising the Roof, the topic on the table is customer service. Listen to Nick Atkin's conversation with experts Jo Causon, CEO Institute of Customer Service and Richard Beevers, Director Customer Plus as the trio talk about customer experience.
Episode 7 – Retrofitting: The road to net-zero
In this episode of Raising the Roof, our host Nick is joined by Kate Henderson Chief Executive of the National Housing Federation and Steve Ellard our Director of Assets and Sustainability, to talk about our role in tackling the climate crisis and the main challenges when it comes to retrofitting.
Episode 6 – Regulation
In this episode of Raising the Roof, we take on regulation in social housing. Nick Atkin is joined by Gavin Smart, CEO at Chartered Institute of Housing and Laura Magezi, Policy Leader at National Housing Federation as they cover how we must take a collective approach as a sector.
Episode 5 – Workplace wellbeing
In this episode of Raising the Roof, Nick is joined by Professor Cary Cooper a world leading expert on wellbeing and 50th Anniversary Professor of Organisational Psychology and Health, and Marie Jenkins published author of ‘Burnout to Bold’ and wellbeing business owner. The guests talk about strategically changing culture to retain the best people and promote a positive culture.
Episode 4 – Recruitment
In this episode of Raising the Roof, we’re joined by Suresh Lal from Odgers Interim, James Leighton from Andersen James Group and Yorkshire Housing's Sarah Hutchinson to discuss recruitment; how to attract new talent and retain the best people.
Episode 1 – Emerging from lockdown: The things to look out for
In this episode we reflect on the impact Covid-19 has had on our personal and work lives. We also look to the future and at what we can expect in the months ahead as we emerge from lockdown.
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