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21 Jun 2018

Careers Insights talk at Merchant Taylors’ School.

Our Managing Partner and Merchant Taylors’ School alumnus, Richard Walker-Taylor, revisited his former senior school for their Careers Networking event to give an insight into life after school. The event gave alumni the opportunity to explain different career paths to current students and talk about how their degrees and backgrounds have impacted their working lives today.   Over 120 students from Lower Sixth were given a summary of Richard’s background and the history of Concilium Search, before choosing who they […]

04 May 2018

Inspire Tour

  Last week we worked in partnership with global public speaker and social rights activist, Jeremiah Emmanuel, on his mission to educate hundreds of pupils across London schools about the importance of motivation, self-belief and always striving for success.            Taken from his own experiences, along with the inspirational stories of his guests: industry professionals, influencers and philanthropists, the Inspire tour sought to promote growth mindsets and thinking from a different perspective from the highest calibre […]

06 Feb 2018

100 Years of Suffrage

In the 19th century women had no place in national politics; they could not stand as candidates for Parliament and they were not even allowed to vote. It was assumed at the time that women did not need the vote because their husbands would take responsibility in political matters. However, as a result of the industrial revolution, many women were in full-time employment, which meant they had opportunities to meet in large organised groups to discuss political and social issues […]

10 Jan 2018

Interview with Kenny Imafidon from ClearView Research

‘Our social mission is to empower, through research, grassroots organisations and key stakeholders in society that are striving for social, racial and economic justice.’   Kenny Imafidon is a social entrepreneur, political commentator and activist; along with campaigning for social rights, Kenny is CEO of youth-led consultancy ClearView Research, Director at Bite the Ballot and a Trustee for domestic abuse charity S.W.I.M (Strength With In Me). Kenny began studying Law at BPP Law School, back in 2012, but always had […]

28 Nov 2017

Sam Deane returns to UEA

This week one of our partners, Sam, returned to his old stomping ground of UEA to give an insightful talk into SME businesses at UEA’s employability week.   Sam, joined by representatives for Carwow, Epos Now, Liftshare and The AF Group gave talks to around 130 students about the set ups, struggles and successes of SME businesses and how their careers have developed within an SME company. Sam started by explaining a bit about his background, what he’d studied and […]