Year: 2016

December 7, 2016 Jo Southwell-Sander

2015 saw the introduction of the FDM Mentoring Programme which now boasts 89 pairs and a total of 167 participants within the UK.  With plans to extend the scheme across our global locations in 2017 Jo Southwell-Sander, Diversity and Inclusion Advisor gives us an insight into the programme. We live in a fast paced environment, always trying to […]

December 1, 2016 Karl Hoods

CIO Karl Hoods has been instrumental in our work with Save the Children and we now have Consultants embedded in various teams across the organisation, Karl has been telling us about his role, digital transformation in the charity sector and the benefits of including FDM Consultants on his team. Tell us a bit about you, […]

November 16, 2016 Sarah Pentland

How to protect yourself from phishing emails and the risk of social engineering Social engineering encompasses a broad spectrum of malicious activity, most commonly phishing. Phishing is the attempt to gain your sensitive information by masquerading as a trustworthy entity.  Criminals send bogus communications, normally emails, which appear to come from a legitimate organisation and […]

November 3, 2016 Euan Lawrence

You have got your foot in the door with an interview, now here’s the playlist to help you kick it wide open! Our resident DJ (with the help of our wonderful recruitment team) has gathered a collection of songs that makes what we think to be the ultimate job interview playlist. Don’t just take our word for it […]

November 2, 2016 Sarah Pentland

Job interviews and assessment centres can seem like a very stressful experience but in honour of National Stress Awareness Day, view are tips to reduce stress.

August 18, 2016 Orla Walsh

The Leeds Academy was originally based in Manchester from 2007 but was relocated to Leeds in June 2015 as increased demand and success meant a larger office space was necessary.