Career Directed Solutions Blog: November 2018
Networking is about finding opportunities to interact with others, sharing information and news, and to make and develop professional and social contacts.
In other words its a way to help yourself and a key skill for a job seeker or a contract worker who needs to cultivate a network of potential employers.Posted: Friday 9 November 2018
With the shifting retirement age towards 70 and the growth of the portfolio sector an increasing light has been shone on the opportunities for Non Executive Director (NED) roles. To help us to explore this phenomenon and learn more at our Consultants conferences we invited a friend of CDS and alumni Nigel Smith to come and speak to the group about his experience as a Non-Executive Director. Nigels insights on his journey and subsequent in role experiences were invaluable.Posted: Friday 2 November 2018
Its that time of year, the time of year where look at the budget for next year, our aspiration and our concerns. Not at government level but in boardrooms up and down the land in companies big and small. So how did the budget that emerged from similar meetings reflect the challenges we are seeing in the boardroom?Posted: Thursday 1 November 2018