24 October 2019 By Next-Up
On Tuesday 22 October we had our first City MeetUp event in Leeds - bringing together tech entrepreneurs and experienced business leaders to help growing businesses and the economy.
20 September 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
We have spent the last 18 months talking to, helping and working with dozens of professional firms and individual partners – mostly accountancy and law firms.
2 September 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
I am hesitating to write this blog. I want to remind people who are new to social media that whatever you do and say online, can form part of anyone’s recruitment process.
22 August 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
I have been sent four CVs in the last ten days – all for people aged 50+ who are actively looking for new roles for the first time in nearly 30 years.
12 August 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
One of the things everyone seems to struggle with once they ‘retire’ is the sheer volume of admin that was once delegated to an EA, PA or colleagues.
6 August 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
I have been working with a lot of professionals recently on using LinkedIn to build new relationships that lead to business/roles. The next step is for them to start writing their own posts or longer articles (blogs) – but this is a terrifying step for many (even leaving out all the regulatory/compliance issues).
26 July 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
I had a really interesting conversation with someone last week that got me thinking about a major issue once you retire. Once you don’t have a ‘job’, how do you make sure your network knows you are still active, up for opportunities and very much part of the working world?
22 July 2019 By Victoria Tomlinson
A few weeks ago I saw this cutting in a Sunday paper and was shocked. Theresa May’s allies think she ‘could return to serve in a future Tory government’ and Cameron is ‘eyeing up a comeback’.
It got me thinking about people coming to the end of their careers and looking at their next options.