JACKIE MARSHALL-CYRUS SERVICES

Who I Am

Who I Am

  • I am a charismatic, influential, trailblazer and agent of change with a hybrid range of experience that encompasses health and social care, higher education, national and international business innovation design, delivery, and programme management.
  • My expertise spans clinical nursing care of adults, higher nursing education, independent living, strategic innovation programme design, innovation programme management, thought leadership across health, social care, and age-related sectors.
  • I am a dynamic and inspirational risk taker who shapes vision by taming complexity. A thinker, innovator, and thought leader who challenges the status quo and shapes vision for change through collaborative approaches across sectors, professions and organisations.

What I Do

What I Do

  • My remit is broad, diverse, and multi-sectoral. I give my clients the edge by helping them to analyse, identify and take advantage of the economic power and opportunities within the demographic shift.
  • I work with people to unlock their innovative potential and tap into commercial opportunities in the independent living and age-related adult consumer markets.
  • I enable my clients to gain in-depth insight into the lives of the older adult consumer; working with them to identify real, not assumed problems or ‘needs’.
  • I ensure my clients get it right first time to ensure they avoid wasting time, effort and money from start to finish.
  • I help my clients navigate the funding landscape so that can identify and secure the right investment from the right funder, at the right time, for the right type of development.
  • I support my clients to establish the right balance between operational and innovative modes of thinking within their businesses or organisations.

The Benefits To My Clients

The Benefits To My Clients

  • Over 8 years’ experience planning, leading and delivering business investment programmes in independent living.
  • Over 8 years’ strategic experience planning, leading and delivering national and international CR&D business-led innovation programmes.
  • Over 34 years’ NHS experience nursing older adults with acute and chronic age-related conditions, intermediate care, and rehabilitation of older adults.
  • Over 5 years’ experience in professional nursing education (pre-and post- nursing registration.
  • Over 8 years’ experience in business development and business support to start-ups, entrepreneurs, and SMEs.
  • I understand the importance of real life, solution-focused, high quality insight in the development of products, services and systems.
  • I possess the insight and experience gained by working on the ‘shop floor’, as well as at national and international strategic levels; insights that are invaluable to our clients’ success.
  • I operate beyond academic and theoretical frameworks, choosing to ground my work based on the reality of people’s lives, loves, and hopes. I know the challenges consumers and companies face, and deliver what is critical to helping them achieve their goals.
  • I have worked across the ageing and innovation landscape with Devolved Administrations, government departments, universities, and large corporates to SMEs and entrepreneurs. Sectors includedesign, medical technologies, digital health, architecture, health care, social care, learning disabilities, the built environment, robotics, and lighting.
  • The collective backgrounds and years of experience of my network and associates in stimulating business-led innovation for ageing and the life-sciences means we have an exceptional understanding of the funding landscape, enabling my clients to achieve higher rates of success in their applications.

What I Believe

What I Believe

  • Its all about people, life, and love.
  • In asking why and showing how.
  • In working with the reality of people’s lives, what people tell us, and what people desire; not with entrenched assumptions, myths, and stereotypes.
  • In the power of collaboration, innovation, and sharing.
  • Ageing is everybody’s business and there’s business in it for everybody – you can make a profit and enhance people’s lives at the same time.
  • Growing older should not cost us what it means to be human.
  • It’s no longer an option to be gratefully accepting of structures and systems that are not sustainable, fit for purpose, or fit for the future.
  • We must not lose our faculty to dare.

What I Ask Of You

What I Ask Of You Is To Have….

  • A belief in yourself, your ability and your vision.
  • A commitment to see it through.
  • An appetite for risk and working with the unknown.
  • A strong desire to succeed.
  • An open mind and willingness to embrace fresh thinking, new ideas, and change.

Are you ready to succeed?

Get in touch with Jackie on +44 (0)7874 829209 or via email at: jackie@marshall-cyrus.com