Associates & Colleagues

We have a network of close associates and colleagues with whom we can work to enhance our services when required.

This makes it possible to engage in larger projects and those involving complementary, specialist expertise, such as in strategic planning, training, graphics and design, and venue finding. We also have associates with knowledge and expertise in learning and skills in the rest of the UK.


We are currently working with

Elaine Hendry at emh connect. She produces the learning and skills monthly UK Digest. Angela and Elaine are producing a Skills Research Digest for the Northern Ireland Department for the Economy. Elaine is an Associate Member of the Society for Editors & Proofreaders (SfEP).

Jackie Borge is an independent consultant specialising in learning and the development of employability, life and workplace skills. She also provides editing and proofreading services as an Entry-Level Member of SfEP.

Tina Livingston is a management consultant at TwoBridge Consulting.

Cathy Tingle at DocEditor. She is a copywriter and editor, specialising in educational topics. She is an Advanced Professional Member of SfEP.

Lewis Packwood is a writer and copy-editor who specialises in science, technology and video games. He is a Professional Member of SfEP, and his regular clients include Nature, New Scientist and Skyscanner.


We also regularly engage the services of some talented individuals and businesses to help deliver our portfolio, including

Mamook Graphics for branding and design work, including for Informed Scotland.

Lisa Macareiu of Media Bloom for our Learning & Skills Events Calendar compilation.

ast & red for website design and construction.