Introducing the Talking Talent Podcast
January 11, 2024

Episode 1 – What is a People Strategy?

Welcome to Talking Talent, the essential podcast for Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) and school leaders from Supporting Education. Each episode explores talent management’s critical role in shaping the future of education. We will dive deep into different areas of recruiting, retaining, and developing educator talent.

Each episode offers practical insights, proven strategies, and innovative ideas. Our discussions are led by subject-matter experts from Supporting Education Group, alongside the real-world experiences of visionary school and MAT leaders who have successfully implemented talent management strategies.

In episode one, your host, Penny Swain, is joined by Caroline Cusselle (Strictly Education) to explore the importance of creating a functional People Strategy, what it should contain and how to start creating one.

Whether you’re seeking innovative hiring techniques, effective retention strategies, or insights into cultivating a positive school culture, the Talking Talent Podcast will be an invaluable source of information.


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