Networking is one of the most important benefits of being an Airmic member - but you need to be clear on what you’re trying to achieve to build networks successfully. Networking goals might include: supporting a planned career move; growing an area of knowledge; learning techniques for business collaboration; engaging with a like-minded sector or technical community; and providing access to mentoring with individuals who have experience, knowledge, and connections to pass along to you, based on what they have learned.
Learn how to navigate and build your career in the risk and insurance industry. It’s 2021 and it’s time to crack the code on career development. Maxine Goddard will share her experience and learnings from over 25 years in the industry. She’ll deconstruct effective career development, offering a practical framework that makes it more doable and resilient to change. It will be important to learn to Do’s as well as the Don’t’s in order to be highly effective. Participants will leave better equipped and energised to develop a more intentional growth career mindset; how to network and how to build successful mentoring relationships.
By the end of the session, you will be able to:
- Identify the benefits of networking
- Appreciate how to collaborate with others for a common purpose to achieve business benefit
- Explain the process of mentoring and how this can form part of your networking plans
- Take away practical ideas for developing your career
Maxine Goddard, Senior Vice President Strategic Distribution & Development, Sompo International