As your career progresses and you move into management or wider field roles we have resources to support you on your journey.
We have a range of Masterclasses available to complement the Management programmes offered by our employers. These were recorded at our conferences and webinars and they cover a broad range of relevant topics:
- The elephant in the room: the diversity questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to
- Difficult conversations: simple techniques on how to give feedback to colleagues
- Personal impact: how to use body language and voice to maximise your impact
- Enjoy presenting: a two part video on how to present in a memorable way
- Enjoy networking: a two part video on how to spark interest and conversation
- Unconscious bias: an introduction to the importance of recognising and addressing unconscious bias
- Strategy masterclass: entrepreneurship for actuaries from GIRO 2016
Here are some short courses, which can further develop business skills:
- London School of Economics (LSE) has developed a new 10 week immersive, interactive and supported online learning model, LSE MBA-Essentials, which covers managerial and leadership competencies. You will need to set aside 8 - 12 hours per week. There is a fee to take part in this course.
- Open University - Professional Certificate in Management
- The Cambridge Institute for Sustainablility Leadership, has two new interesting 8 week online courses available:
Non Executive Directors
Choosing to become a Non Executive Director (NED) provides you with an opportunity to use skills and knowledge gained in an executive environment. The areas in which you could become involved will vary from doing something worthy in the third sector or supporting enterprising organisations. There is a huge amount of information available for anyone considering taking on a NED role.
Join us on 19 November for the NED webinar: Building Appropriate Trust and Maintaining Integrity as a Non-Executive Director
Are you considering becoming a NED? So you want to be a NED webinar is available to view. A panel of experienced NEDs will discuss:
How you can get started • What qualities and skills are needed to be a NED • What learning and development requirements do you need • Where you can find the necessary resources to build your skills • How a NED role can expand your thinking • How it can enrich your working experience and career • The benefits to being a NED
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Louise Pryor, IFoA President, will chair this free-to-view session, in which Alex Darsley, TPR, Actuarial Regulatory Policy, will be discussing the regulator’s Climate Change Guidance Consultation, which is seeking views on new guidance designed to help trustees meet tougher standards of governance in relation to climate change ri
Internal audit is often the Cinderella of the audit world. It’s a regulatory requirement for insurance companies to have an internal audit function, so why not make it as useful as possible? This session will look at how to link an internal audit plan to the risk register, and how that helps audit committees and boards to spot problems and fix them.
Climate change is one of the greatest risks facing our world today. Addressing it will require multi-faceted solutions. Through this panel session, we will explore the different levers that can be used to meet net-zero targets including climate science and data, government engagement, and mobilising green finance.