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Attracting, managing and retaining the best talent in design and creative agencies

Tuesday, June 19, 7-9pm – The Dean Hotel

Attracting, managing and retaining the best talent in design and creative agencies

Designers and creatives today have increased bargaining power, the job market is highly transparent, and attracting top-skilled workers is a highly competitive activity. Engagement and culture weigh on the minds of business and design leaders everywhere – is your talent strategy fit for purpose? Join us for a lively panel discussion with employee, employer and expert perspectives.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
18:30 - 21:00

The Blue Room at The Dean Hotel
33 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2

Member cost: €25
Non-member cost: €49.21
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Talent in design & creative agencies
Attracting, managing and retaining the best talent – what’s your HR strategy?

Guest speakers:

Russell Beck a thought leader in Talent Management, and head of consulting at Impellam PLC, and former Head of Talent for Yahoo, Russell brings an unrivalled depth of experience and insight across industries and geographies on what works and what doesn’t from the hiring process to appraisals. Russell thinks differently, challenges norms and envisages better ways of working for employers and employees alike. Russell considers wide-ranging issues impacting the world of Talent, including the multi-generational workforce, bringing a depth of insight and thought-provoking challenges. He works with the senior leadership teams of companies of all sizes from FTSE100 to SMEs practically helping them better manage their most important asset, their people.

Oonagh O’Connor HR Lead at Each & Other, is a highly experienced talent manager with gravitas, a proven track record, and a combined 20 years of experience in HR, Recruitment & Team Leadership. At Each & Other, Oonagh oversees the HR and Recruitment function ensuring the end to end acquisition of talent for roles across the organisation.

Derek Howard is the founder and CEO of ‘The Customer’. He works with ambitious leaders and their teams to significantly grow their businesses with a combined focus on their customers and their people, always with a focus on service excellence and commercial results. Derek has developed and delivered training programmes and coaching from on-boarding executives to senior management teams across business sizes from small studios to PwC.

Caroline McEnery, MD The HR Suite and HR and Employment Law Expert, is recognised for her experience and expertise in relation to the future landscape of HR and the challenges and opportunities that presents for employers and employees.The HR Suite offers tailored and effective human resources and business solutions to clients throughout Ireland, across four key departments – Human Resource Management, Employment Law, Training and Recruitment.

Drinks and canapés served from 6:30pm