Episode 61

061 Changing Career with Nicola Allen

Nicola Allen is the Director at DA Associates Consultancy. She has 8 years of professional experience as a building surveyor, fire risk assessor and project manager, and has been involved in commercial, retail and public sectors. Nicola is a RICS Associate Assessor and acts a Consultant to Property Elite in providing support for candidates undertaking their AssocRICS assessments/qualifications.

What We Cover:

- Having the courage to make a leap and change careers

- How teaching helps continuous development as a surveyor

- What opportunities the pandemic opened for surveyors

- Finding the middle ground between using technology and the traditional surveyors' "sixth sense"

Connect with Nicola Allen:

https://uk.linkedin.com/in/nicola-allen-820a014a

Connect with Marion Ellis:

- LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/marion-ellis-love-surveying-surveyor-hub

- Instagram https://www.instagram.com/love_surveying/

- Facebook https://www.facebook.com/love_surveying/

- Email marion@lovesurveying.com

Resources: - DA Associates Consultancy https://www.da-associates.co.uk/ 

- Sign up for The Surveyor Hub Newsletter at https://www.lovesurveying.com

- Lionheart https://www.lionheart.org.uk/

About the Podcast

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The Surveyor Hub Podcast
For surveyors who love surveying

About your host

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Marion Ellis

As a chartered surveyor with a background in defect and valuation claims, Marion has first-hand experience of why we make mistakes and what we need to do to support ourselves to prevent them. A Fellow member of the RICS and qualified customer experience professional, Marion is passionate about empowering people. At Love Surveying, she provides the support, coaching and networking surveyors and property professionals need to handle career challenges confidently and navigate the right business journey for them. Founder of The Surveyor Hub podcast and community Marion also supports surveyors in business through her coaching and mentoring programmes. Marion is an Ambassador for Lionheart.