<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=240342910076734&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Next-Up Blog

 

28 April 2021 By Guest writer Michael Wall

Networking  LinkedIn  Non-Executive Roles  HRdirectors  Leadership

The cacophony that is LinkedIn and how to navigate the ‘LinkedIn arms’

Do you still remember the days when you were able to go to the pub? Remember those times when the pub was absolutely packed – barely enough room to stand, ten deep at the bar, almost impossible to move around and there was some big sports event on the multi-screens; say a big international football game or a rugby match?

Read More >

 

22 April 2021 By Victoria Tomlinson

Unretirement  Health and wellbeing

'A life lived well’ – lessons for anyone over 50 from HRH Prince Philip

Active, interested and interesting into his late 90s, HRH Prince Philip lived a life that many aged over 50 would like to emulate. And not much of it was to do with his privileged background – in many ways he had to work harder than most to carve out a role, both through his life and as he aged.

Read More >

10 February 2021 By Victoria Tomlinson

Unretirement  Retirement Planning  newsletter

Online workshops - great success & our new podcast

1. Online workshops - great success

 We have a busy spring ahead, running online programmes for partners coming up to retirement at legal and accountancy firms .

Read More >

 

13 January 2021 By Guest writer Oliver Cummings

Non-Executive Roles  NED  diversity  boardmembers

Hiring trends of non-executive directors – corporate, private equity, SME, startup and not-for-profit

 What were the non-executive hiring trends of 2020? And will these continue into 2021?

Read More >

 

9 November 2020 By Victoria Tomlinson

Blog  Unretirement  Networking  Skills  Retirement

Seven strategies to direct your unretirement

The phrase of this year has been ‘to pivot’ – along with ‘unprecedented’. And it struck me, pivoting is essentially what people have to do in unretirement. Change direction, try new things, be prepared for some to work and others not to (I am avoiding the word fail here – everything you try will help build a picture for the future).

Read More >

 

3 November 2020 By Guest Writer Dr Sarah Hattam

Happy Retirement  Unretirement  Retirement  Health and wellbeing

The key to longevity – is smiling you in the face!!

George Orwell famously wrote: “At 50, everyone has the face he (or she) deserves”.

Read More >

 

5 October 2020 By Victoria Tomlinson

Happy Retirement  Unretirement  Mentoring  entrepreneurs  Tech

Learn from the young when going for unretired roles!

Last week I joined our Women in Leeds Digital (WiLD) conference – I am lucky enough to chair WiLD – and joined in the three sessions, Be, Build and Belong Digital.

Read More >

 

28 September 2020 By Guest writer Meirion Jones

Unretirement  Skills  Retirement  listening  accountants  expertise  lawyers

Listening is key to making a success of unretirement

I was recently a panellist on one of the Managing Partners’ Forum excellent webinars, looking at the importance of listening when professionals are trying to win business. 

Read More >

 

11 September 2020 By Victoria Tomlinson

Happy Retirement  Unretirement  Networking  Trustees  Retirement  Retirement Planning  partners  pre-retirement  professional firms  Mentors

City lawyers may struggle to come to terms with retirement

Next-Up is featured in The Times today (Thursday 10 September 2020) on the challenges of early retirement for partners in law firms. We can help partners vision a new future

Read More >