Friday, 20 January 2017

Inside Housing
Rising Stars

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  • Blogging for the stars


    The Rising Stars finalists make their pitch for your support in four special blogs.

  • Housing passion


    The sector must maintain its passion as it changes and adapts to new times, says Tom Forty

  • A change is gonna come


    Modern technology could transform the way housing associations involve tenants, says Chris Irons

  • Making a difference


    Growing up on a housing scheme, I know the value of social housing, says Evie Copland

  • More than a job


    The Rising Stars competition has being an incredible journey, says Alice Smith

  • Rising Stars Twitter Q & A - the Storify


    Executive editor Nick Duxbury has collated tweets from last Friday’s Twitter Q&A with this year’s Rising Stars finalists via the social network service Storify . If you want to find out or recap on what they said - read here. Click here to vote.

  • Voting now open in Rising Stars


    Voting is now open in this year’s Rising Stars competition organised by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) and Inside Housing.

  • Q&A with Chris Irons - Rising Stars 2016


    Chris Irons is a gas production team leader at Hyde. He explains to Martin Hilditch what inspires him and why he loves his job.

  • Rising Stars 2016: Q & As


    This year’s finalists tell Alex Berry why they love their jobs and more. To vote for your favourite Rising Star before 8 June, click here.

  • Rising Stars finalists announced


    Inside Housing and the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) have announced the four finalists of their Rising Stars competition 2016.

  • Q&A with Alice Smith - Rising Stars 2016


    Alice Smith is a neighbourhood housing officer for Spectrum Housing Group in Dorset. This Rising Stars hopeful tells Alex Berry why she’s drawn to Berlin and provides some valuable advice for aspiring housing professionals

  • Q&A with Evie Copland - Rising Stars 2016


    A member of Dumfries & Galloway Housing Partnership’s (DGHP) communication team and Rising Stars finalist, Evie Copland lets Alex Berry in on what inspires her and what she loves about her job.

  • Q&A with Tom Forty - Rising Stars 2016


    Tom is manager of the business and improvement team at Orbit Group and a Rising Star contender. He tells Alex Berry some of the highlights of his career and who he’d invite to a dinner party.

  • Rising Stars 2016


    This year’s search to find the brightest in the housing sector is now underway. Find out what the search entails and how to enter here

  • Collaboration day


    What happens when our three contenders for the crown of Rising Star 2015 have to collaborate on a campaign to sell housing as a career option? Steve Sampson reports

  • Rising stars blogs


    The public voting for this year’s three Rising Stars contestants ends today. Who will you vote for? Maybe these blogs from each of the finalists will help you make up your mind

  • A test of ethics


    The three contenders to win this year’s Rising Stars competition are put through a trial of their morals. Kate Youde reports on how they did

  • Your chance to grill the Rising Stars finalists


    Inside Housing and the Chartered Institute of Housing is offering you the chance to grill the 2015 Rising Stars finalists in a live Twitter Q&A tomorrow.

  • Rising Stars 2015 Q & As


    Q & A sessions reveal a little bit more about this year’s contenders for the Rising Stars competition

  • Q&A with Caitlin Farrow - Rising Stars 2015


    Today we are publishing Q & As with the three 2015 Rising Stars contenders. As well as Caitlin Farrow, Sarah Thompson and

  • Q&A with Julie Wass - Rising Stars 2015


    Today we are publishing Q & As with the three 2015 Rising Stars contenders. As well as Julie Wass, Sarah Thompson and 

  • Q&A with Sarah Thompson - Rising Stars 2015


     Today we are publishing Q & As with the three 2015 Rising Stars contenders. As well as Sarah Thompson,

  • Editor for the issue


    This issue of Inside Housing was guest edited by 2014 Rising Stars winner James Caspell. Here’s how he got on

  • Opportunity knocks


    The judges have chosen the three finalists of this year’s Rising Stars competition. Martin Hilditch finds out more about them

  • Rising Stars 2015


    The search to find this year’s shining light in the housing sector has begun. Find out how you can enter here

  • Rising Stars winner announced


    The winner of the 2014 Rising Stars competition was announced at the glittering Housing Heroes Award ceremony last night.

  • Rising Stars: Last chance to vote


    Voting for Rising Stars 2014 competition ends tomorrow

  • Right time for housing


    Approaching the 2015 general election, James Caspell discusses how spending the day with Shelter helped shape his campaign

  • Campaign supernova


    When it comes to campaigning, the housing sector has a lot to learn from Shelter, says Emma Lindley

  • Rising Stars talking business


    As the competition heats up, our three Rising Stars finalists get down to the nitty gritty at the interview stage. Dawn Foster reports

  • Learning from the best


    Spending a day with the Shelter campaigns team gave Rising Star candidate Nicola Laycock an experience she’ll never forget

  • Candidates put best foot forward


    Our Rising Stars finalists put their campaign ideas to the test at homelessness charity Shelter’s HQ. Dawn Foster finds out how they did

  • Candidates publish campaign plans


    The three candidates competing to be named Rising Star of 2014 have launched their campaigns.

  • Building bonanza


    Before the reforms to housing revenue accounts, there was speculation about the extent councils would use their powers to build.

  • Rising to the challenge


    The judges have cast their votes to choose the finalists of this year’s Rising Stars competition to find the best young talent in housing. Now it’s over to you to pick a winner. Kate Youde grills the final three to discover what drives them

  • In the Inside Housing hot seat


    Meet this week’s guest editor Peter Bond.

  • Housing talent search launched


    Inside Housing and the Chartered Institute of Housing have launched a search for the most talented young housing professional in their 2014 Rising Stars competition.

  • Rising Stars 2013 winner named


    The winner of the 2013 competition to find the most talented young housing professional in the UK has been named.

  • In the hot seat


    The search for this year’s rising star heats up as the three finalists get a grilling from some housing sector stalwarts. Lydia Stockdale listens in

  • Put to the test


    This year’s Rising Stars competition asked all entrants to explain how they would promote a career in housing to school leavers. Now the three finalists pitch their ideas for real. Lydia Stockdale reports

  • Heading for the top


    With votes pouring in for Rising Stars 2013, we’ve asked the three candidates to tell us a bit more about themselves.

  • Meet the finalists


    The Rising Stars competition to find the best young talent in housing is heating up. Kate Youde meets this year’s finalists to find out what makes them tick

  • Dean Slavin crowned Rising Stars winner


    Dean Slavin has been crowned winner of the Inside Housing and Chartered Institute of Housing’s Rising Stars competition to find the most talented young housing professional.

  • Rising Stars 2012


    It’s time to decide who deserves your vote in this year’s competition to find the brightest young talent in the sector. Here the three finalists set out their manifestos for change. Rhiannon Bury reports

  • Meet the finalists


    The three contenders in this year’s competition to find the brightest young talent in housing need your votes to be crowned the sector’s Rising Star. Here Lydia Stockdale finds out what makes them tick to help you decide

  • The new leaders


    As the finalists for our Rising Stars competition are announced, Blair McPherson considers what it means to be a leader in 2012

  • Rising Stars 2012 finalists announced


    The finalists of Inside Housing and the Chartered Institute of Housing’s Rising Stars competition to find the most talented young housing professionals have been announced.

  • Rising to the challenge


    The three finalists in the Rising Stars competition have been announced. Here they set out why they should be named as the UK’s most talented young housing professional

  • Return of the Rising Stars


    A competition to find the brightest and best young talent in the housing sector is to return.

  • The time of my life


    The first Rising Stars winner gives advice to anyone thinking of entering the competition this year

  • Editor’s cut


    Rising Stars competition winner Carla Keegans guest edited this week’s edition of Inside Housing. Here’s how she got on in the hot seat.

  • How to be a rising star


    This week, Inside Housing is guest edited by inaugural Rising Stars winner Carla Keegans. Alex Turner asks what qualities could help you scale the same heights

  • Rising to the occasion


    She beat stiff opposition to be crowned Inside Housing and the Chartered Institute of Housing’s first ever Rising Star. Here Carla Keegans turns the tables on the CIH by grilling its chiefs on everything from membership fees to how to make people care about housing.

  • Rising Stars winner announced


    Carla Keegans has been chosen as the winner of Rising Stars at the Chartered Institute of Housing conference at Harrogate this afternoon.

  • Final three chosen in Rising Stars contest


    Two of the five Rising Stars finalists have been eliminated from the competition, leaving three to go forward to today’s final.

  • Rising Stars go head-to-head


    The future of the sector was given a stern grilling by a top BBC journalist as the finalists for the Rising Stars award made their dash for the line.

  • Rising Stars: the untold story


    Things are really hotting up for housing’s five Rising Stars finalists.

  • Star wars: the final


    As the contest heats up and our Rising Stars finalists prepare to battle it out in the grand Harrogate final, Caroline Thorpe sums up their performances so far

  • Appy days


    A fortnight ago you met them. Now it’s time to discover what they can do. We challenged the five finalists in the Rising Stars contest - Inside Housing and the Chartered Institute of Housing’s bid to find housing’s top talent - to design a phone app which would improve life for them, their employer, their residents - or all three. Here’s what they came up with.

  • The future has landed


    As the contest to find housing’s brightest young leaders hots up, Rhiannon Bury asks the five finalists why they think they have what it takes to win

  • Rising Stars finalists unveiled


    Chartered Institute of Housing president Paddy Gray has announced the finalists of a competition to find the Rising Stars of the housing world.

  • Contest prizes announced


    The Chartered Institute of Housing and Inside Housing have announced a bumper crop of prizes in the Rising Stars: leaders of tomorrow awards.

  • Shining examples


    The housing sector has a proud tradition of innovation. From almshouses to Almos, generations of creative housing professionals have found solutions to help society’s most needy.

  • Contest searches for new star


    A competition to find housing’s next leaders is being launched by the Chartered Institute of Housing and Inside Housing this week.

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