Use the human voice

Case study: Defra

Blogging at Defra

Defra is the UK government’s department in charge of food, farming and the environment. I spent about 2 years working as part of the “Digital Working Team”, a “skunkworks” unit set up to enable digital ways of working through coaching, mentoring, and leading-by-example.

Think big, do small things poster

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Editing the 'Guide to Discovery'

Defra is a department with a huge range of responsibilities, and has been a keen adopter of new ideas and practices. The people there are friendly and hardworking, and it was great fun to get to know some of them.

My work included:

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