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WEBINAR – Burnout and not burning bridges

Wednesday 1 December, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The industry has never been so busy and supply and demand issues are causing havoc and discontent in all areas. At this challenging time, many designers, suppliers and manufacturers are undoubtably experiencing corporate burn out and are struggling to communicate with their clients to avoid disappointment and reputation damage. Our next NKBA webinar series with focus on burnout awareness and how to better communicate with stakeholders to improve outcomes.

Leading the discussion will be Sarah McGuinness, wellbeing disruptor, burnout awareness advocate and CEO of Revolutionaries of Wellbeing and Jackie Curtis, a crisis communications and corporate communications expert.

Here is a little about our speakers…

Burnout: The issue we can’t afford to ignore

Sarah McGuinness is a wellbeing disruptor, burnout awareness advocate and CEO of Revolutionaries of Wellbeing (ROW). Sarah brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in corporate wellbeing and behaviour change and has supported well-known organisations to improve the wellbeing of their people, including Sealord, the NHS, nib and Weta. She draws on her honours degree in psychology and degree in communication, training in health behaviour, coaching, fitness and facilitation, plus a 15+ year career in the corporate sector specialising in leadership and organisational development in Australia and New Zealand.

She is a passionate mental health and wellbeing champion and is determined to reduce stigma and improve conversations around mental health, particularly with having lived experience of burnout, anxiety, and fibromyalgia. She has been featured in the media including on Stuff, NBR, Newshub/TV3, MiNDFOOD, Newstalk ZB and RNZ.

How to not burn bridges

Jackie Curtis is Managing Partner of Cherry Red Consulting. She has been involved in the delivery of communications and public relations for more than 30 years. During her career, she has worked at the most senior levels within both the public and private sector and as a result she has great networks within the business community and has experience working on some of the most high profile communication challenges. Jackie is an examination accredited member of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) and is on their Board of Fellows. She has also completed International Association of Public Participation (IAP2) training and the week long residential Institute of Directors training course.



Wednesday 1 December, 2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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