The first part of this event will be a presentation led by Frankie Skinner from the Resourcing and Marketing team at Hays. This event is aimed at supporting entry to mid level HR professionals understand and overcome the challenges in progressing their career through the HR Jobs market, with a particular focus on key industries in the East Midlands. Frankie will cover:
- Current state of the HR jobs market in the east midlands
- Popular industries
- What different industries look for in a new HR employee
- Yearly HR recruitment trends (best & worst times of year to apply for certain roles)
Challenges in finding your next role
- Common difficulties in obtaining a career progressing roles
- How to overcome issues at entry level, assistant to Advisor level and Advisor to HRBP
Key Tip for finding a new role
- CV tips
- Linked in
- Online searching
- Using an agency
This will be followed by a session on how to network in the digital age and how to present your personal brand online which will be led by CIPD Leicestershire committee member Dipesh Mistry.
Professional photography and video production will be taking place at the event, and these images may be used on future promotional materials for CIPD. Please note that by attending the event, you are giving your consent for your image to be used on any CIPD promotional materials.
What are the timings for this event?
Please arrive at 08:00 for registration, when breakfast will be available. The Hays presentation will run from 08:30 to 10:00, and following a coffee break the will then be a session on networking in the digital age led by Dipesh Mistry.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Reduced rate car parking is available at NCP car parks in the vicinity of the Hays HR offices
What is the refund policy?
This event is free for CIPD members to attend. The non-member fee is £12, non-member places may be cancelled up to 1 week before the event, after that the delegate fee is non-refundable