Chelsea Whittle

BUD Christmas Newsletter – Vol 4  

Welcome to our BUD Christmas Newsletter! What a year it’s been! Throughout all the restrictions, we’ve still been able to share the importance of diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. We’ve worked with some great organisations, and we’ve completed some great projects! There’s been a real focus this year on developing as a company, and…

About BLOC – An Interview with CEO

A bit about BLOC – an interview with BUD CEO Georgina Wilson BLOC came about in an effort to empower, and is designed to offer people the opportunity to share and develop skills, for free.  We spoke to BUD CEO Georgina Wilson about the inspiration behind BLOC, alongside how it came to exist.  “BLOC is…

BLOC – Features you should know about

After joining the BUD Leaders Online Community, aka BLOC, there’s so much you can do. This article is designed to talk you through some of our features, and help you make the most of BLOC. Exchange Skills with Others through SkillShare Ever wanted to learn something new, but didn’t know where to start? Need specialist…

BLOC Launch Event

BUD is running a free session for any new members of the Bud Leaders Online Community, aka BLOC, to learn a bit of the philosophy behind BLOC, alongside how to utilise features. The event will also feature a Q+A, where you can ask any questions you may have surrounding BLOC. The event will walk you…

BUD to Launch BLOC

BUD is launching a free, exclusive online community, like no other!  Helping members from grassroots to corporates intentionally connect, collaborate and learn from each other to create change. The BUD Leaders Online Community, or BLOC for short, will provide a platform where members can interact, support, and collaborate to lead positive change in the sphere…

BUD Newsletter Vol. 2

So, what have we been up to? We’ve been working on some really exciting projects! From podcasts to interviews to workshops, it really doesn’t stop at BUD. See below for a brief summary of just a few of the things that have been going on at BUD! Women in Construction Podcast Last newsletter we told…

Care Leavers Week

It’s currently Care Leavers Week! At BUD, we feel everyone, regardless of upbringing, deserves the best opportunities in life. Events like this give us the opportunity to broadcast issues facing our communities, alongside some of the amazing work our team at BUD does.  According to Gov.uk, there are currently more than 80,000 children looked after…

My first few weeks at BUD

Having just started at BUD, a few things became apparent. Firstly, this is the first time ever I have been at work as a white man, and been in a minority amongst colleagues. I have worked various retail jobs over five years, and in all my previous positions we had a majority white staff, with…

Black History Month – History you should know

Black history is a time to reflect on the importance of Black communities, and the importance of Black figures throughout history both at home and internationally. It’s also a great time, however, to educate ourselves, and learn something new. The British curriculum has faced recent criticism in regards to teaching Black history.  Before reading ahead,…