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Complimentary Webinar
25 February 2021 13:00-14:00

#ReturnWell: How to create the perfect CV

Looking for a change of direction, the next step in your career or more flexibility? Understand what recruiters look for in a CV, overhaul your CV and have your burning questions answered.

The Return Hub and City CV, the international award-winning career consultancy, are partnering to present a FREE one-hour online live training session to help you to create a strong and authentic CV which will get you noticed for the right reasons. Expertise and insider knowledge gathered from years of CV writing and recruiting will be shared, including:

• CV evolution – how AI and algorithms can make or break your career (and how to beat the CV robots)
• Soft skills to avoid in your CV – how to show, not tell
• Three essential items in every bullet point
• The competencies you must include
• Being ‘smart’ – how to sell yourself every step of the way
• Avoid the formatting errors that guarantee rejection from most CV screening systems
• The two mistakes that 97% of hirers will reject your CV for
• Live Q&A

The training session will be delivered by Victoria McLean, Founder and CEO of City CV. Victoria is a former Recruitment Manager for Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs, and former head-hunter. Victoria will be joined by Claire Douglas from The Return Hub. In a live Q&A, they will answer your specific questions relating to flexible working and CVs.

Join us on Thursday 25th February 2021 from 1pm-2pm with your current CV, if you have one, and all your questions.
This will be a live event, please ensure you can attend on the day as places are limited.

Complimentary Webinar
26 February 2021 12:30-13:30

‘Reckless caution’ vs Intelligent Investing

Join Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub and Tanya Laing, Partner of Gibson Laing Wealth Management, on Friday 26th February at 12:30 GMT for a complimentary webinar. The final in a series of webinars, Tanya will be delving into the various investments open to us as individual investors. Tune in to find out more about the options open to you and to gain a greater understanding of the world of investments and which ones are right for you.

Women In Finance Online Festival
25 February 2021 15:30-15:50

Relaunching or Transitioning Your Career

The world is fast changing and the future of work ever more uncertain. To get ahead, leaders must harness diverse talent and fresh perspectives. In this session aimed at both business leaders and aspiring business leaders, Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub, explores strategies organisations are employing to access a more diverse talent pool and uncovers the roadblocks to be avoided for those planning a career relaunch or transition.

  • Gain insight into the job market at this time
  • Understand how traditional recruitment practices can create potential roadblocks and learn how to avoid them
  • Learn how firms are implementing inclusive talent acquisition strategies
  • Come away with tools that will help you to build your career strategy to transfer your skills
Virtual Event
9 February 2021 13:00-14:00

Returners – A Great Way To Solve Your Diversity Gap

You are invited to join a virtual strategic round table discussion for people leaders.

Join your peers to hear from Rachel Harris, Lead for the Diversity Project’s Returners workstream, Dominie Moss, founder of The Return Hub and Lee Georgs, MD, COO, Executive Board Director at Redington.

This roundtable is aimed at I&D and HR Professionals within the Investment and Savings Industry. This is an educational event, centred around the topic of Returners – a great way to solve your Diversity gap.

  • Learn how firms of varying size are harnessing overlooked talent by incorporating returners into their talent acquisition strategies
  • Gain insight into the current landscape of recruitment with a focus on financial services
  • Understand how traditional recruitment practices can create potential roadblocks and learn how to avoid them
  • Hear case study examples of successful strategies
  • Participate in a roundtable discussion with your peers

This event is for Diversity Project members only. If you are part of a member organisation and would like to attend, please contact info@diversityproject.com. Once you are registered, we will send a calendar invite with the log in details.

Complimentary Webinar
5 February 2021 13:00-14:00

#ReturnWell: Find Career Fulfilment – Your Dream Role | Career Transitions

What is the perfect job for you and how will you ever know? Are you are looking for the next step in your career, increased job satisfaction, a better work-life balance or support in dealing with a transition to a new sector, role or company? Do you need help deciding if you are in the best role for you? Could you be happier elsewhere? Does something not feel quite right?

If you are (or were) frustrated in your current role, it’s time to find a career in which you will flourish, be challenged and fulfilled to maximise your potential.

The Return Hub and City CV are partnering to present a FREE one-hour live training session to help you find career fulfilment and springboard your career on. In this session, Victoria will give you the building blocks to enable you to identify and secure your dream role, including:
1. How to understand who you are, your values and personal definition of success
2. How to identify and play to your strengths
3. Have clarity about what you want and how you want it
4. How to recognise roadblocks – understand the hurdles you face and how to overcome them
5. Establish the ultimate career ingredients for you
6. Create your recipe with a clear goal for your future career
7. Next steps – all based on reality and practicality

The webinar will be delivered by Victoria McLean, Founder and CEO of City CV. Victoria is a former Recruitment Manager for Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs, and former head-hunter. Victoria will be joined by Dominie Moss and in a live Q&A, they will answer your specific questions relating to you and your career.

Complimentary Webinar
21 January 2021 12:30-13:30

Investing for a Sustainable Future

Join Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub and Tanya Laing, Partner of Gibson Laing Wealth Management, on Thursday 21st January for a complimentary webinar. The fourth in a series of webinars, Tanya will be talking about the unstoppable ascent of Investing for a Sustainable Future. Tune in to find out how you can use your investments – your pensions, ISA’s and other savings – to play a role in shaping a more sustainable future.

Virtual Event
25 January 2021 12:30-13:30

#ReturnWell – Build Your Winning Career Strategy

WIBF and Wells Fargo are delighted to welcome founder of The Return Hub, Dominie Moss and Helen Cowan, founder of The Tall Wall who will join us to bring you this interactive webinar which addresses the key components of your career strategy giving you some valuable tools to help you effectively take the next steps.

There are many skilled professionals who are mainly women who have taken a career break or been on a different path for a while. In the face of the pandemic, many more have found themselves wanting or needing to re-evaluate their career. If this sounds like you and you are struggling to gain the visibility you deserve for the good roles, then this session is a must.

Key take-aways:

  • Gain insight into the current landscape of recruitment with a focus on financial services
  • Learn how recruitment practices work so that you can understand the process and avoid potential roadblocks
  • Hear how to improve your impact and exposure and enhance your networking skills so that you can present yourself with authenticity
  • Come away with tools that will help you to build your career strategy
Online Event
13 January 2021 13:00-14:15

Career Changes and Transitions

The Imperial Women’s Network present a discussion on career breaks and how to get back into the world of work
There are many highly qualified and skilled professionals (mainly women) who have taken a career break or been on a different path for a while. In the face of the pandemic, many have found themselves re-evaluating their career options. Join, founder of The Return Hub, Dominie Moss and founder of executive coaching firm The Tall Wall, Helen Cowan together with Macquarie Bank for this interactive webinar which addresses the key components of a winning career strategy and how to set yourself up for success.

Key takeaways:

• Gain insight into the current landscape of recruitment with a focus on financial services.

• Learn how recruitment practices work so that you can understand the process and avoid potential roadblocks.

• Hear how to improve your impact and exposure and enhance your networking skills so that you can present yourself with authenticity.

• Come away with tools that will help you to build your career strategy to transfer your skills

Complimentary Webinar
10 December 2020 12:30-13:30

Let’s talk about your Pension!

Join Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub and Tanya Laing, Partner of Gibson Laing Wealth Management, on Thursday 10th December for a complimentary webinar. The third in a series of webinars, Tanya will be talking about Pensions and Retirement and why pensions are the single best financial product that will make a huge difference to your life.

Complimentary Webinar
5 November 2020 12:30-13:30

Protection and Insurance – A Female Perspective

Join Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub and Tanya Laing, Partner of Gibson Laing Wealth Management, on Thursday 5th November for a complimentary webinar. The second in a series of webinars, Tanya will be talking about Protection and Insurance and how it is the foundation of financial planning.

The value of an investment with St. James’s Place may fall as well as rise. You may get back less than the amount invested.

Complimentary Webinar
24 September 2020 12:30-13:30

Financial Milestones of Women’s Lives

Join Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub and Tanya Laing, Partner of Gibson Laing Wealth Management, on Thursday 24th September for a complimentary webinar. The first in a series of webinars, Tanya will talk about Personal Finance and Investment. She will look at the Financial Milestones of Women’s Lives and how Financial Planning might help.

The value of an investment with St. James’s Place may fall as well as rise. You may get back less than the amount invested.

Session 10 – Panel: She owns it: leadership, breaking stereotypes and celebrating success as a female founder with Dominie Moss and other speakers
22 September 2020 5:00-6:00pm

Farrer & Co Entrepreneurs Week 2020

In this session we will focus on female leadership as we hear from a diverse group of UK female entrepreneurs across a variety of sectors about what it really takes to be a successful female founder. Is there a female approach to leadership, what are the dynamics of leading in different industries and what potential barriers do women face when in positions of power? Being at different stages in their careers, our panellists will discuss their unique and inspiring experiences of leadership, how they have transformed their sectors, and how they continue to successfully manage their businesses, teams, mindsets and gendered expectations.

#WeAreTechWomen
26 June 2020

Virtual Tech Conference

WeAreTechWomen, the Technology arm of WeAreTheCity is excited to introduce its first ever global virtual conference.

This unique learning experience is aimed at individuals working in technology who would like to broaden their industry knowledge, learn new skills and benefit from the thought leadership of some of the brightest minds in the tech industry.

Join Dominie Moss and other speakers and industry experts for 48 sessions of inspiring content which will be shown across four virtual stages. These sessions include keynotes from leading technology speakers, panels with industry experts as well ample opportunities for guests to engage via Q&A’s and network through virtual coffee rooms.

Book now for a learning experience like no other!

 

Complimentary Webinar
4 June 2020 14:00-15:00

#ReturnWell: Find Career Fulfilment – Your Dream Role | Career Transitions

What is the perfect job for you and how will you ever know? Are you are looking for the next step in your career, increased job satisfaction, a better work-life balance or support in dealing with a transition to a new sector, role or company? Do you need help deciding if you are in the best role for you? Could you be happier elsewhere? Does something not feel quite right?

If you are (or were) frustrated in your current role, it’s time to find a career in which you will flourish, be challenged and fulfilled to maximise your potential.

The Return Hub and City CV are partnering to present a FREE one-hour live training session to help you find career fulfilment and springboard your career on Thursday 4th June June 2020, from 2pm-3pm. In this session, Victoria will give you the building blocks to enable you to identify and secure your dream role, including:

1. How to understand who you are, your values and personal definition of success

2. How to identify and play to your strengths

3. Have clarity about what you want and how you want it

4. How to recognise roadblocks – understand the hurdles you face and how to overcome them

5. Establish the ultimate career ingredients for you

6. Create your recipe with a clear goal for your future career 7. Next steps – all based on reality and practicality

Complimentary Webinar
11 June 2020 14:00-15:00

#ReturnWell: How to create the perfect CV

Looking for a change of direction, the next step in your career or more flexibility? Understand what recruiters look for in a CV, overhaul your CV and have your burning questions answered.

The Return Hub and City CV, the international award-winning career consultancy, are partnering to present a FREE one-hour online live training session on Thursday 11th June 2020 from 2pm-3pm to help you to create a strong and authentic CV which will get you noticed for the right reasons. Expertise and insider knowledge gathered from years of CV writing and recruiting will be shared, including:

CV evolution – how AI and algorithms can make or break your career (and how to beat the CV robots)

Soft skills to avoid in your CV – how to show, not tell

Three essential items in every bullet point

The competencies you must include

Being ‘smart’ – how to sell yourself every step of the way

Avoid the formatting errors that guarantee rejection from most CV screening systems

The two mistakes that 97% of hirers will reject your CV for

Live Q&A

Complimentary Webinar
25 June 2020 14:00-15:00

#ReturnWell: Harness the power of LinkedIn with a winning profile

The Return Hub & City CV, the international award-winning career consultancy, are partnering to present a FREE one-hour online live training session on Thursday 25th June from 2pm-3pm to help you create an attention-grabbing, keyword optimised and 100% complete LinkedIn profile which will help you stand out.

With over 610 million members worldwide LinkedIn is the premier professional networking site. An incredible 97% of recruiters use LinkedIn as their primary candidate source. So professionally you can’t afford not to be there. This programme will show you how to use this incredible networking tool to its full advantage including;

LinkedIn? The facts you need to know

How to develop your online brand for your sector

The ideal headline and summary – why every character counts

The five biggest LinkedIn mistakes to avoid

How to make your LinkedIn profile shine with the best keywords

The perfect upload

Building and managing your network

How to attract recruiters and the ‘right’ jobs

The most relevant LinkedIn groups for you – how to find them and make the most of them

Be a LinkedIn ‘Subject Matter Expert’ in your niche – blog, share, excite

Live Q&A session at the end

Complimentary Webinar
9 July 2020 14:00-15:00

#ReturnWell: How to win at Interview

Are you planning your next job move and feeling concerned or anxious about the interview process? Has it been years since your last interview? Do you need an interview refresh? Is your interview technique letting you down?

The Return Hub & City CV, the international award winning CV writing and interview coaching consultancy, are partnering to present a FREE one hour online live training session on Thursday 9th July at 2pm-3pm to help you to prepare for interview and boost your interview competence and confidence. Learn interview tips and strategies from industry experts who have coached clients at all levels from a wide range of industries to help them secure their dream job.

There will be the opportunity to ask questions and benefit from our combined expertise. The following will be covered:

Get into the mind of hirers from the get-go

The simple technique to answer any and every question

Use the FAB system to demonstrate your value

Avoid interview clichés

Show don’t tell in behavioural interviews

Be smart: the critical prep you must do

Interview pitfalls: the three mistakes that 95% of interviewers will reject on

Live Q&A

Complimentary Webinar
13 May 2020 10:00-11:00

#ReturnWell: Strategies to Relaunch your Career in a Changing World

Join The Return Hub and experts to learn key strategies to help prepare for a career relaunch in the current climate.

International Women’s Day Breakfast with Redington
6 March 2020 09:00-11:00

#EachforEqual

Join The Return Hub team and Redington for an informal morning of networking, celebrating International Women’s Day and women’s achievements.  

Date: Friday 6th March

Time: 09:00-09:30 Breakfast & Networking | 09:30-11:00 #EachforEqual with Susie Maguire

Location: Redington, Floor 6, One Angel Court, EC2R 7HJ

We are delighted to be joined by Susie Maguire, who will lead the #EachforEqual discussions.

Susie is a mother, an adventurer and do-er of daring deeds. She has built multi-million dollar businesses, but also flipped burgers, fried chicken and cleaned toilets in pursuit of her dreams. She has raised her son solo, around the world, without school, while travelling to 60 countries. A TEDx speaker with clients that include Facebook, PepsiCo, Unilever, Philips and many more, Susie is a sought after speaker and workshop leader, and has recently moved to the Netherlands.

UK Fintech Week 2020: Does Covid-19 present a leapfrog moment for greater gender diversity?
23 April 2020 16:00-17:00

Live Roundtable

How is gender diversity affected by the new normal imposed by the global health crisis? Are these peculiar times creating a precedent in favour of better equality at work? Join this exciting live roundtable and discuss with your peers what the future of work could hold for you.

Speakers:
Moderated by Julia Streets, Founder & CEO, Streets Consulting
Opening remarks by Charlotte Crosswell, CEO Innovate Finance
Guest Speakers:
Vanessa Vallely OBE,  Founder & MD of WeAreTheCity
Tim Dinsdale, CTO, Openfin
Dominie Moss, Founder & MD, Return Hub
Anabel Johnson, Head of Leadership and Management Development, Lloyds
Women in Finance Summit 2020
12 February 2020 08:00 - 16:30

Women in Finance Summit 2020

City & Financial Global is delighted to be organising the 4th edition of the Annual Women in Finance Summit organised in partnership with Women in Banking and Finance and held in central London on the 12th of February 2020.

Complimentary Webinar
26 February 2020 12.00-1.00pm

How to create the perfect CV

The Return Hub and City CV, the international award-winning career consultancy, are partnering to present a FREE one-hour online live training session on Wednesday 26 February 2020 from 12.00 -13.00 to help you to create a strong and authentic CV which will get you noticed for the right reasons. Expertise and insider knowledge gathered from years of CV writing and recruiting will be shared.

Red Smart Women Week
4 October 2019 11.00am-12.00pm

Return to work after a career break

Get advice from Return Hub founder Dominie Moss, leadership coach Helen Cowan, Manager at EY Kemi Lawson, Ngaire Moyes, brand director at LinkedIn and Helen Lamprell, General Counsel & External Affairs Director. Connected by Vodafone.

The Really Helpful Club
9 October 2019 8:45 am - 3:15 pm

Back to Business: Realising Your Dreams

Join the Really Helpful Club for a day of inspirational talks and practical Round Table discussions to help you rediscover and reconnect with the workplace. Whether you are returning to employment after a career break, setting up your own business or taking an already established business to the next level or just looking for ideas, you can discover something new and learn from others.  This is an exciting opportunity to make new connections, share your own experiences and meet other like-minded people.
Dominie will be running a Roundtable at this event from 1.30 – 3.00pm.
Arrival 8.45am (talks from 9.30am), Lunch 12.30pm , Roundtables 1.30pm until 3.00pm
Cost: Earlybird £49 including coffee, refreshments and a sandwich lunch
In order to claim a £10 discount on the ticket price (£49 instead of £59) please email Caroline@reallyhelpfulclub.com and quote the code RTRHC.
Women of the Square Mile
15 May 2019 14:10 - 14:50

How to Hire, Retain & Support our Future Leaders with Dominie Moss

The Future of work is uncertain. To get ahead, leaders must harness diverse talent and fresh perspectives. In this workshop session aimed at both business leaders and aspiring business leaders, Dominie Moss, founder of The Return Hub explores some of the key strategies organisations are employing to hire, retain and support diverse leaders and explores ways to approach a career relaunch or transition in this environment.

Event: Career Returners
4 April 2019 17:00

CFA Society UK

Join keynote speaker Dominie Moss, Founder of The Return Hub, who will share her extensive experience in corporate recruitment in the finance industry. She will present findings from a recent report, and practical recommendations for both individuals who experienced a career break and for firms wishing to support returning talent. Dominie will be joined by a panel of industry practitioners with a background ranging from HR to military service.

Complimentary Webinar
23 January 2019 13:00 - 13:40

New Research – Recruiting Women in the 21st Century

During this webinar, hosted by CFA UK’s Inclusion & Diversity Network, Dominie Moss will report on findings from The Return Hub’s report, Recruiting women in the 21st Century.

The report surveyed female candidates looking to return to work in financial services following a career break. It explores their experiences and attitudes in detail, and is supplemented with some employer case studies.

Relaunch or Transition your Career
13 February 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Women in Banking and Finance Personal Excellence Programme

Join founder of The Return Hub, Dominie Moss, and The Return Hub’s executive coach, Helen Cowan for this interactive and valuable session.

Complimentary Webinar
27 September 2018 16:00 - 17:00

Relaunch your Career in Financial Services

The Return Hub has partnered with CFA Institute to deliver a complimentary webinar which will provide advice on how to return to the financial services industry after a career break or relaunch a career in a new direction within the industry.

 

Complimentary Webinar
3 October 2018 13:00 - 14:00

Relaunch your career in financial services without compromise

The Return Hub has partnered with the London Institute of Banking and Finance to deliver a complimentary webinar where you can learn about opportunities to relaunch your career in financial services without compromise.

Complimentary Webinar
24 April 2018 12:00 - 13:00

#TimeToReturn

The Return Hub have partnered with London Business School to deliver a complimentary webinar where you can learn how to relaunch your career without compromise.

Hackathon
10 May 2018 12.30pm - 16.30pm

Banking on Diversity in Tech – The Levers of Change

The Return Hub is collaborating with Lloyds Banking Group, WIBF, Digital Leaders, and the CFA, to bring you a unique and interactive event where you can help be part of change.

 

Complimentary Webinar
16 May 2018 13:00 - 13:40pm

#TimeToReturn – Relaunching your career in financial services

This webinar, hosted by CFA Society UK, aims to give an overview of how to relaunch your career without compromise. Join founder of The Return Hub, Dominie Moss, and Victoria McLean, CEO of award winning firm CityCV.