Developing Your Personal Contingency Plan: Beat The Panic [B4]


Turbulent times means uncertainty, so let’s get positive about your future! Maybe you’ve dreamt of developing your career, or maybe you’ve been forced to think about your future. Whether or not you see yourself staying in your field of work or staying in education, what can you do today to prepare for your future? Keith has experience in further education, higher education, local authorities, industry, as a contractor and running a VAT-registered limited company. He has experienced being made redundant, of finding work and of providing work. In this session, he will share some of his experiences and then work with the participants to build their ideas. This will include: making the most of where we work now; portfolios and interviews; setting up a business.

Learning Objectives

  • Exploring career options
  • Thinking about you Personal Contingency Plan


See slides hosted on Slideshare and embedded below.

video interview with Keith Doyle, the workshop facilitator, is available on the IWMW 2010 blog and embedded below.