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Law Society Returners course 24 and 25 November 2017

The next Law Society Returners course is Friday 24 and Saturday 25 November in Oxfordshire. Who do you know who wants to return to the law following maternity leave, paternity leave, illness or a long or short career break? Please spread the word. Thanks! Law Society Returners course Nov 2017

Articles about portfolio careers

Here are a couple of articles about portfolio careers, one general article and one featuring Alex Wade who has done a guest blog for Energise about his portfolio career.

‘Retirement is out, portfolio careers are in’. Special report from The Economist. 6 July 2017 Economist article about portfolio careers

A portfolio career could be

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Shortlisted 2017 We are the city ‘Rising star’ awards

I was nominated for the entrepreneur category and one of 200 women shortlisted in the 2017 We are the city ‘Rising star’ awards. These awards are for women who support the female pipeline.

Read more: Rachel Brushfield Rising Stars

About the Rising stars awards About the Rising Star awards

Law Society career webinars

We’ve been creating series of 8 ‘smart size’(20 mins approx.) career webinars for The Law Society during the last few months and the series is now complete.

Here is the list of topics – hope you find them useful:

How to create a career plan A, B and C

How to define a

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Nominated in 2017 We are the city Rising Star awards

We are the city Rising star awards recognise women who support the female pipeline. We are the city Rising star awards

I was proud to be nominated for the first round by Funke Abimbola and wish the other entrants the best of luck for the next stages of the competition. Winners are announced in July

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Career planning article for The Law Society In-House Division

My first article ‘Planning the in-house career you want in 2020’ for The Law Society’s Inside Out magazine and in-house community, was published 27 April 2017

The article explores how to plan the career you want in 2020 and shares career planning strategies and tips to help you get started.

It includes some practical tips

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Q) How do you create a really good CV?

A) A good CV is like squeezing oranges.

Read insights and tips for a great CV – blog created exclusively for The Law Society Women Lawyers Division (WLD) published 13 April 2017.

http://communities.lawsociety.org.uk/women-lawyers/features-and-interviews/features/a-good-cv-is-like-squeezing-oranges/5061383.article

 

NEW career webinar for The Law Society – career KPIs

Smart-size: How to define your own career key performance indicators (KPIs). This webinar, one of a series we are creating for The Law Society, helps you to create more focus in your career. It is about 20 minutes long to watch/listen.

https://thelawsociety.csod.com/default.aspx?p=thelawsociety&c=%5e%5e%5eXda%2bur4iH%2fleXZANfwVZ9g%3d%3d&dlink=%2fDeepLink%2fProcessRedirect.aspx%3fmodule%3dlodetails%26lo%3d0e968643-83ee-487f-b85c-0a0a1ff434b4

BBC on-line article Portfolio careers

Portfolio careers are featured in an article on BBC Online by reporter Beth Timmins, published 13 April 2017.

Former UK chancellor and current MP George Osborne’s appointment as editor of London’s newspaper The Evening Standard has put the spotlight on portfolio careers as a topic in the media.

This article explores senior portfolio careers and

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Is fulfillment the future of work?

A portfolio career creates more career fulfillment because you can design it to suit you. Portfolio careers are one of the ideas shared in this article to increase fulfillment at work. The article explores what companies and individuals can do to increase fulfillment at work.

Fulfillment is the future of work; article for The Future

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