Posts tagged ch2
Failed to Impress

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, reflects on world of 2017 and lays out plans for the new diplomatic future.

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New Podcast: Alternative Routes to Diplomacy

We cannot afford to forget where we come from, whom we serve, and whom we represent.

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New Podcast: Diplomacy in the Private Sector

Latest podcast discussing the freedom to innovate more fluidly as a diplomat working in the private sector.

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Creating the Best Diplomats

CEO Talyn Rahman-Figueroa describes new programmes that Grassroot Diplomat is developing to ensure that we are creating the absolute best diplomats on the ground.

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Why Joining the Diplomatic Service was Never for Me

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, opens up about her reasons why she decided to not join the Foreign Service. See what she means in her latest Founder's blog.

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Councillor Karen Bellamy Raises the Bar above Poverty

Councillor Karen Bellamy is one of the hardest working Councillor in the borough, who had set up food banks and other centres for people to donate to just to save families from starvation. She has spent much of her time bringing education into families whose language may not be English and creating a community where people look out for each other. 

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7 Alternative Ways of Becoming a Diplomat

So, you want to become a diplomat? Are you sure you know what that means? If you are still sure, you will be glad to know that there are many different ways of joining the diplomatic elite without taking the traditional route. Here are a few cheating alternatives to climbing the ladder. 

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The Not-So Inexperienced Youths

Hiring the right workforce in this unfavourable economic climate is vital for businesses. In times of crisis, companies are understandably relying on the hiring of an experienced workforce to maintain their level of competition in global markets. But what if the key to success and competition lied also in the hiring of unexperienced youths? 

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Robert Buckland Standing up for the Rights of People with Autism

Winning the 2013 Grassroot Diplomat Initiative Award, Member of Parliament Robert Buckland has been one of the most outspoken champions on autistic rights particularly on special education during his term in parliament since his 2010 inauguration.

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