20th June 2019: External Event – Virgin Money Careers Access Day – Newcastle upon Tyne

In November 2015, a group of 12 ex-forces Virgin Money colleagues began getting together once a month to offer mutual support to one another in the transition from the Armed Forces into Virgin Money. This small network wanted to do something practical and positive to support others who may be on a similar journey, leading […]

20th June 2018

7th May 2019: OA Webinar – Careers in the City of London Legal Industry

In this webinar Alistair Johnson, formerly of the Royal Engineers now General Manager of Clifford Chance LLP; Nik Miller, formerly of the Royal Air Force and Head of IT Services & Operations at Herbert Smith Freehills LLP; Quincy Bellot, formerly of the Royal Marines and solicitor at Clifford Chance LLP; and David Robinson, formerly of […]

7th May 2018

June 2019: External Event – St James’s Place Academy Open Evening – Various Locations

Changing careers may sound daunting but with the St. James’s Place Academy, we’ve supported hundreds of people just like you to make the smooth transition to becoming a successful Wealth Advice Professional. At this event, you will have the opportunity to hear what it’s like to be a Wealth Advice Professional from people who have […]

5th June 2018

8th June 2019: The Leaders Club – An Evening at Britannia Royal Naval College – Dartmouth

This is a very special dinner to be held at the prestigious Britannia Royal Naval College. The event will include a tour of the college and a dinner for just 40 guests. Phil Sampson will be speaking after dinner: As a former Royal Marine and a member of the Dartmouth Directing staff, as well as […]

8th June 2018

17th July: The Leaders Club – Richard Bevan, What Makes a Successful Manager? – London

Richard Bevan is the Chief Executive for the League Managers Association. More details of his talk and The Leaders Club’s July networking event to follow. 18:00 – 19:00 Networking 19:00 – 20:00 Speaker 20:00 – close Networking About The Leaders Club At The Leaders Club, their motto is ‘Bringing Great Minds Together’, and their vision is to inspire […]

17th July 2018

8th May 2019: External Event – MBA Lecture, Strategic Leadership in the Era of Digital Transformation – Kent

In partnership with The Leaders Club, Kent Business School has the pleasure of inviting you to an MBA Lecture on Strategic Leadership in the Era of Digital Transformation. Come along to hear the featured speakers share their respective professional journeys and give their views on what constitutes true Strategic Leadership in this era of massive […]

8th May 2018

19th June 2019: The Leaders Club – Levelling the Playing Field – London

The Leaders Club believes the playing field still remains far from level. We are bringing together a panel of successful women to discuss and debate the challenges. Amongst the panel will be Ruth Poole (ex Speciality Director, Celesio), Helen Ball, Asst Commissioner Met Police and other senior female leaders. 18:00 – 19:00 Networking 19:00 – 20:00 Panel […]

19th June 2018

6th June 2019: External Event – Military is Good for Rail Insight Event – York

The ever-growing rail industry has the potential to offer a Service leaver a vibrant and diverse career, with a large variety of roles on offer across the country. Following a series of introductory presentations from those who have made the transition to a successful career, you will be able to network with recruiting organisations and […]

6th June 2018

15th May 2019: The Leaders Club – Rushanara Ali MP – London

Rushanara Ali is the Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow. She grew up in her constituency attending Mulberry school and Tower Hamlets College. She studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University. Rushanara is a former Shadow Minister for Education and former Shadow Minister for International Development. She currently serves on the Treasury Select […]

15th May 2018

1st May 2019: External Event – Introduction to the Facilities Management Profession – London

The IWFM People Management SIG welcome you to their event introducing the Facilities Management profession. On the day there will be a number of industry speakers talking about their careers in FM, how they got into FM and the challenges and opportunities both to date and as they look forward. Speakers will range from an […]

1st May 2018

21st June 2019: External Event – McKinsey & Company Insight Session – London

McKinsey & Company will be hosting an insight session for serving and former military personnel. At the session you will learn about the work they do and what it means to be a consultant, as well as gain some practical tips on the application process. At McKinsey, consultants work with clients to tackle tough, meaningful […]

21st June 2018

21st May 2019: Officers’ Careers Briefing – York

Kick-start your career search by attending the OA Officers’ Careers Briefing and hear how the civilian employment landscape is adapting to take advantage of your military skills. Reasons to Attend Understand how to apply your skills to your job search Participate in career-focused breakout sessions Hear from employers actively recruiting former officers Get professional tips […]

21st May 2018

May 2019: External Event – St James’s Place Academy Open Evening – Various Locations

Changing careers may sound daunting, which is why the St. James’s Place Academy have supported hundreds of people just like you to make the smooth transition to becoming a successful Wealth Advice Professional. At this event, you will have the opportunity to hear what it’s like to be a Wealth Advice Professional from people who […]

1st May 2018

3rd May 2019: Amazon Military Insight Day – Bristol

Come along to find out more about how Amazon Logistics is revolutionising last mile logistics and ensuring customers have the best possible experience. Amazon’s team comes from diverse backgrounds, are driven by the ability to invent and simplify, and deliver results by thinking big and insisting on the highest standards.  Amazon knows these values are […]

3rd May 2018

25th April 2019: Midlands Military Meet Networking Evening – Birmingham

Join M3 for a relaxed, informal and free networking event. If you are leaving the Services (Navy, Army or RAF) or alternatively want to support those that are, you are welcome to attend. Networking is an essential aspect of resettlement and continued success. Invite friends or associates along too and feel part of something again, […]

25th April 2018

24th April 2019: External Event – BT Careers Fair – Ipswich

Join BT for their Careers fair and get an exclusive look behind the scenes with tours of their Network operations Centre, Openreach Labs and Customer Service Centre. Over 30 different Employers will be involved on the day, including BT Security, Openreach and Compass, each with a range of career opportunities available. There will be three […]

24th April 2018

30th April 2019: OA Webinar – How Your Skills Can be Transferable to Any Industry – From the Bank of England to Uber

In this webinar, we will be joined by James Heaton-Smith, Head of Compliance for UKI at Uber. James served in the Army for 25 years in a range of diverse appointments, including the ARRC, Defence Food Services IPT, Defence Academy, MOD Food Supply Contract, 101 Log Bde and Army HQ. His last role in the […]

30th April 2018

25th April 2019: External Event – Two Roses Networking – Leeds

The Two Roses business networking group runs events in Leeds that bring together ex-service personnel in transition and those who have found employment in a variety of sectors. The meeting will start from 6:30pm onwards, at around 7pm we will have a few short presentations and allow members to speak explaining: what they do, how […]

25th April 2018

25th April 2019: External Event – Atkins Military Insight Day – York

On the 25th April, SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is hosting a Military Insight day at the Marriot Hotel in York. This event will bring to life the many exciting and vibrant roles that Atkins offers for those looking to transition from the military into professional service. These roles span the aerospace, defence, national security, cities & […]

26th June 2019: Want to Work for Yourself? Self-Employment Discovery Workshop – London

Want to Work for Yourself? A one day workshop to help kick-start your business ideas and discover if working for yourself could be your next career step. Get an insight into the commercial life-skills and know-how needed to launch a new business or sustain a freelance career. Run by X-Forces Enterprise (XFE), specialists in providing […]

26th June 2018