Category Archives: Voluntary sector

THE GREAT BEYOND

Posted On 19th August 2012

There are jobs available to today’s school leavers which hadn’t even been dreamt up when I left school. Social Media Marketing Assistant is an evident example and professional lobbying was in its early days. Others, among them those associated with the printed word, are looking at the sunset or, with our manufacturing base focusing increasingly […]

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PROUD TO ANNOUNCE OUR PARTNERSHIP WITH ACEVO

Posted On 29th September 2011

Richmond Solutions are pleased to announce that they are now a Corporate Partner of the United Kingdom’s Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations (ACEVO), the representative body for the leaders of the UK’s Not for Profit sector. Richmond Solutions provide personal career advocacy services including LinkedIn profile building and optimisation, CV/Resume writing, interview training […]

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THE VALUE OF VOLUNTEERING

Posted On 24th July 2011

2011 is, I am told, the European Year of the Volunteer.  As a lifelong volunteer, whether as a school choirgirl singing to raise money for the homeless or more recently, organising events for my local community, I find this encouraging.  You don’t volunteer for the recognition (or that’s what was drummed into me as a […]

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HOW DO I KEEP MY CV FRESH IF I’M NOT...

Posted On 15th April 2011

Economic commentators seem roundly in agreement that 2011 will be a tough year. It is well documented that Government spending cuts will lead to public sector job losses. At the same time, how quickly the private sector will be able to step in and take up the slack is a matter for conjecture. Indeed, there […]

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TAKIN’ IT TO THE BANK

Posted On 14th April 2011

Bit of a special, exceptional posting today.  I’m lucky enough to be a Trustee of Red Kite Learning, a registered charity and social enterprise that believes in equipping people with the knowledge and skills to fulfil their potential. We have achieved a reputation for the successful delivery of high quality and innovative projects, often working […]

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