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BizCamp is Back!

July 22, 2015 0 Comments

On behalf of Neo Ireland, I’m delighted to be coordinating #BizCampAND in Bangor on Friday, 11 September 2015! Initiated by Paula Ault at the Signal Centre of Business Excellence and supported by the Ards & North Down Council we’ll be gathering at the Clandeboye Lodge Hotel Conference Centre all day. You can register to attend or pitch a talk here. Speakers will be determined […]

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Claiming your Adulthood

July 29, 2013 0 Comments

“30 is not the new 20, Claim your adulthood, Get some “identity capital”, Use your “weak ties”, Pick your family, Don’t be defined by what you didn’t know or didn’t do, You are deciding your life right now”, In an incredibly powerful talk Meg Jay succinctly explains why our twenties are and for my peers […]

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The Prosperity Process II, Creating a Culture of Continuing Education

November 19, 2012 0 Comments

 Embracing a Prosperity Process Could a “Culture of Continuing Education” drive prosperity? If so, what next? _______________________________________________ Life Long Learning – November 22 Life Long Learning is key to unlocking our potential. Knowing how to do things can be more important than formal qualifications. Life is more about pepper than paper. How can we unleash the […]

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Skilled or Educated; Re-Valuing the Currency of the 21st Century

April 22, 2012 0 Comments

“The Ark was built by amateurs, the Titanic by professionals” A frequent challenge to my work with clients re-entering the job market is confidence. Otherwise skilled, even expert in their field, I am met with: “But I don’t have a degree”. Sir Ken Robinson, renowned educator, education policy advisor and author, describes college degrees as […]

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