“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel” Maya Angelou
Cirsty excels is a skilled meeting facilitator, capable of managing gatherings of varying sizes, formats, and purposes. These may include brainstorming sessions, decision-making meetings, strategic planning, feedback sessions, stakeholder consultations, community dialogues, or project reviews. She possesses the ability to design and lead engaging and productive workshops for diverse audiences and topics, adapting to different meeting styles and cultures. Cirsty is adept at professionally handling any challenges or conflicts that may arise, drawing upon her experience in working with diverse groups and sectors, employing various methods and tools to foster collaboration, creativity, and learning. She also provides support for workshop evaluation and follow-up, offering constructive feedback and ensuring outcomes align with participants’ and organisers’ expectations and needs.
In need of an independent Chairperson for your meeting? Cirsty is a confident chair with a track record of leading meetings across various settings and sectors. She ensures meetings run professionally, objectives are met, agendas are followed, discussions are facilitated, time is managed efficiently, conflicts are addressed, and key points are summarised, all whilst keeping participants engaged.
Cirsty is also an experienced public speaker, having worked with the media professionally and personally, making her comfortable in front of cameras and microphones. She delivers high-quality speeches on a wide range of topics, including leadership, motivation, resilience, rehabilitation, disability, and death/grief. She has presented at conferences, seminars, workshops, and corporate events locally and nationally with positive reviews from attendees.
Cirsty tailors her speeches to meet specific needs and goals, considering audience size, level, and background. She incorporates humour, stories, anecdotes, and facts to make her speeches lively, relevant, and impactful.
‘It was a pleasure to support Little Miracles Jersey at our CISI Jersey Branch Annual Dinner. Cirsty’s speech was in fact by far one of the best charity speeches I have heard at one of our regional branch annual dinners. ’ Bree Joyce – Chartered Society for Securities and Investment