Recession Proof: Managing your career in difficult times

Tuesday, 02 June 2020
9:00 am – 10:30 am
    • Sarah Stoddart-Burrows, Founder & Coach, Thrive Coaching

Continuing our series of soft skills webinars to help members during these challenging times, we are delighted to welcome back Sarah Stoddard-Burrows of Thrive Coaching to lead us in this free 1.5 hour seminar. Sarah will explore how you can positively manage your career now to help you feel more confident no matter what happens.

With the threat of a global recession looming, now is the time to learn how to manage your career during difficult times. In this webinar, Sarah will share key strategies to help you manage your career during a downturn.

Online Booking
If you would like to join us, you can reserve your place by clicking on the Book Now button below.

Please note that this webinar will be run using Zoom technology and you may need to install relevant software onto your computer, tablet, etc in order to follow the webinar.

Full login details will be emailed to delegates when they reserve their place.

Learning Objectives
By the end of this webinar, you will understand:

  • strategies to make yourself ‘indispensable’ to your current employer

  • what studies have found that those whose careers survive (and even thrive) during a recession have in common

  • investments to make in yourself now to put yourself in the best position possible

  • how to prepare for the worst: making a game plan in case you need a ‘Plan B’

  • practical financial tips to consider ahead of a recession

About our speaker
Sarah has an established career within the insurance and pensions industry, having started her career as a commercial underwriter.

For the past decade Sarah has focused on strategic business change, which has involved managing large teams across the world almost exclusively remotely to achieve complex business changes on tight timelines.

Outside of the industry Sarah combines her passion for psychology and coaching for performance with her certifications in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and coaching, to provide support to individuals to recover from corporate burnout and stress and those looking for a change in direction.

Sarah is also a past President of the Insurance Institute of Guildford.

CII Accredited

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1 1/2 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

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