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Spending time with people respected and admired in the world of social good to find out what’s really on their mind ...

Every episode we’ll delve deep to explore what is most occupying their thoughts as they attempt to lead teams, organisations and major initiatives that are changing the world. What do they dream about, what keeps them awake at night, what gets them out of bed in the morning; what are their biggest fears and ambitions for the future? What are they learning about leadership – and themselves. Where do they find the greatest cause for hope ..

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Ep6 – Polly Neate, Chief Executive of Shelter

Today’s guest is Polly Neate, Chief Exec of the homelessness and housing charity Shelter which exists to defend the right to a safe home.  Before Shelter, Polly was chief executive of Women's Aid, the national charity working to end violence against women and children, before which she had worked at Action for Children and been editor of Community Care magazine. Starting out her professional career as a journalist, Polly has contributed to many national newspapers, magazines and books.  Alongside regularly writing for the Guardian, Telegraph and Huffington Post, Polly is prolific on social media, winning “Best CEO on Social Media 2019” at the Social CEO Awards. In this episode, we … [Full Show Notes & Resources...] about Ep6 – Polly Neate, Chief Executive of Shelter