A Busy Day – All Things PIE and Digital Media

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Just as the old adage about waiting ages for a bus only to have three turn up at once goes, I found myself in a similar situation this week with a number of interesting events taking place on the same day – all of which I would have loved to attend but found myself having to choose… Women 1st hosted one of their networking events at Fable Bar (a venue I’ve been dying to try out), Women Work ran a PIE workshop, Red Magazine ran a digital masterclass at the British Library Conference Centre, and we (the Sodexo team at UCL) hosted one in a series of cookery classes at UCL for the Vegetarian Society, a group I have been working with for the last few months.

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UCL – Two Weeks and Counting

Thank goodness it’s Friday. And I mean it even more this week than ever. It’s been a tough one – having only 2 days off in the last 19, working to deadlines that seem to pop up out of nowhere and aiming at goalposts that are shifting by the hour. Just your average new mobilisation perhaps, but it’s been a lot of hard work and nothing feels average about it.

UCL - Sodexo's new Education contract

UCL – Sodexo’s new Education contract

I’ve been part of the dedicated team that has seen Sodexo Education’s newest contract go live at University College London. Sodexo was awarded the three-and-a-half year contract in November, which went live two weeks ago. The effort and commitment of everyone involved has been inspiring – so many people have worked far beyond their call of duty to ensure that Sodexo has started in the best possible position.

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