Conference Area

As part of our expansion for 2019 we are delighted to announce our brand new Conference Area targeting Graduates and those Returning to Work. These sessions are free to view and seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

Below is a list of the Conferences that took place at the April 2019 London Job Show. Please check back for updates on the sessions that will be delivered in October 2019.

11:30Kam Bamrah, Professional SpeakerCanary TalkHow To Create a 10/10 CVThe fundamentals behind getting your CV to the top of a pile, supported with Case Studies and Live CV reviews for those that bring their CV along!
12:30Alex McIntyre (Recruitment Manager, Sky) and Laura Murphy (participant of Sky’s Returner Programme)SkyReturning to Work after a Career Break?Alex McIntyre (Recruitment Manager, Sky) and Laura Murphy (participant of Sky’s Returner Programme) are offering insight into the reality of returning to work and the support Laura received from Sky to rebuild her confidence and find a career that works for her and her family.
13:30Julia Daffy, Early Career and Comeback Programme ManagerNatWestWhen is it the right time to return to work and how to make the transition easier.Exploring the questions and challenges that face everyone who is looking to step back into a career. Is now the right time? Where do I start? How do I balance going back into work with my commitments outside of work? What do people really think?
15:00Joanna Aitken, Relationship DirectorBarclaysReturning to Work Conference
16:00Joanna Yarker , DirectorAffinity Health at WorkMental Health in the WorkplaceReturning to work after a long break, whether due to illness, caring responsibilities or other reasons, can be exciting and rewarding. But the transition can also be challenging and stressful. Looking after your mental health when you return to work, especially in those first few weeks and months, is essential. In this session I will share proven tips to help you prepare for your return, and manage your wellbeing as you navigate your new role.
17:00Robert Lee, Managing DirectorMAKEMEAVIDEOCVHow recruiters screen your CV with tips to get your CV into the 'interview' pile.Looking at how the screening process works in different organizations and the techniques you can apply to be shortlisted. How can you get the edge during screening and create a CV showing the ‘real you’ that will land you the interview.