WeAreTheCity would like to invite you to join them for an evening of learning and networking
Kick start your career in 2017 - Career Planning and Goals with Vanessa Vallely, Founder of WeAreTheCity
A WeAreTheCity Careers Club Event
Wednesday 08 February 2017 – 6.00pm – 9.00pm
At Aon UK, The Aon Centre, The Leadenhall Building, 122 Leadenhall Street, London, EC3V 4AN
Are you determined to start 2017 with a robust career plan?
Is this your year to really drive your career forward?
Are you a little unsure where to start?
If the answer is yes, then this session is an absolute must attend.
Join Vanessa Vallely, Founder of WeAreTheCity & Careers Club for this interactive session where you will:
- Reflect on your 2016 achievements/lessons learnt
- Understand the importance of career planning
- Write your career strategy and associated plan
- Review your network, who can help you?
- Learn about tools and techniques that will enable you to keep yourself on track
Please note as with all Careers Club events, the meeting will begin with a short speed networking session with other career club members and guests.
ABOUT YOUR SPEAKER
Vanessa Vallely is a recognised expert in person-to-person business networking, online branding and a sought after motivational speaker. In 2014, she was named as number 1 of the top 100 Connected Women in the UK, by GQ magazine. Vanessa’s corporate experience stems from a 25-year career in banking and finance, holding senior positions such as Chief Operating Officer and Global Head of Governance and Business Management. In 2008, Vanessa started the networking site WeAreTheCity as a vehicle to help women connect and grow both personally and professionally.
Today, WATC has over 5 million hits per month and an average of 200,000 unique visitors. In 2012 Vanessa launched WeAreTheCityJobs. Vanessa co-founded the City-wide diversity forum, The Networks of Networks. Vanessa is also actively involved in the progression of Women in Technology and sits on the Women’s Council of Tech UK. Vanessa was the WIBF Awards for Achievement Champion for Women in 2012.
- 6.00 Registration & Pre-networking
- 6.30 Welcome and Speed Networking with Vanessa Vallely, Managing Director, WeAreTheCity
- 6.40 Keynote session: Kick start your career in 2017 - Career Planning and Goals with Vanessa Vallely
- 7.40 Q+A
- 7.50 Networking and canapes
- 9.00 Event close
When & Where
WeAreTheCity is an information portal and networking company aimed at the professional woman working or living in the UK and India. WeAreTechnology is focused on supporting women in technology.