4th October 2019: External Event – Aurora Partnership Military Insight Day – Bristol

Atkins, QinetiQ and BMT invite you to their first joint Military Insight Day. The day will allow those attending to learn about the many exciting and vibrant roles that are on offer across all three of these companies. Atkins, QinetiQ and BMT work together on the Aurora Partnership and are all Gold Award holders in […]

4th October 2018

25th September 2019: External Event – St. James’s Place Academy Open Evening – Bristol

The St. James’s Place Academy has supported hundreds of people to make a smooth transition in becoming a successful Financial Planning and Wealth Advice Professional. This event gives you the opportunity to; Hear from individuals currently working in Finance and Wealth Management Learn what it is like to be a Wealth Manager, including what a […]

25th September 2018

23rd October 2019: External Event – BDAS with Andrew Jennings, HEMA & Ted Baker – Bristol

IoD South West is a founding partner for the University of the West of England Business Distinguished Address Series (BDAS). This event welcomes guest speaker Andrew Jennings of HEMA and Ted Baker, who has over 45 years of retail experience. Agenda: 18:00 – 18:30 Private drinks reception 18:30 – 19:30 Andrew Jennings of HEMA and […]

23rd October 2018

New Bristol Office Opens

The OA has moved its South West office to increase support for the local officer community. The new premises are larger, reflecting the newly expanded team. This will make it easier to run one-to-one career consultations, where serving and former officers can get independent tailored advice, and run employment events, such as workshops and training […]

28th February 2019

Bristol Executive Management Programme

Bristol Management Centre (BMC) has a well-established reputation as a provider of approved MoD In-Service and Resettlement training. They offer a wide range of ELC-approved management courses, with the primary objective to help you acquire the knowledge and qualifications necessary for a smooth transition to a civilian management career. Join Dean Taylor for this webinar as […]

14th February 2019

Eight Officers Who Are Also Sports Legends

The British military has long had a connection with sports, helping to spread many around the world, such as cricket, football, tennis and hockey. Even today sport plays a big part in the UK Armed Forces, with Inter-Service competitions and the Invictus Games. It is therefore unsurprising that many of the nation’s sports legends have […]

30th August 2018

Network to Develop Your Leadership Style, by Stephen Fletcher

Stephen Fletcher, Founder of The Leaders Club, discusses leadership and how our networking event in Bristol will help you. About Stephen Stephen Fletcher is the founder and Chief Executive of The Leaders Club (TLC). What is The Leaders Club (TLC)? TLC is a networking organisation for inspiring and developing leaders founded in 2009. Its motto […]

13th October 2017

Translate your Military experience for ‘Civvy Street’

Throughout your career in the Military, you will have gained valuable experience which is directly relevant to a management career in the civilian workplace. When making the transition to civvy street, or progressing through your chosen career, good quality Learning and Development can help you to translate your existing skills and learn the terminology and […]

1st June 2016

Alma Networking Group – Bristol

The Alma Network is a Bristol based networking group for serving and ex military officers who live locally with currently 200 members. The aim is to facilitate opportunities for individuals to meet up with old friends and / or expand local contacts via quarterly events held in an informal setting, with new members always warmly […]

24th May 2016