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POSTPONED - IoD Wales - First Wednesday Club - The Directors Challenge

01 Apr 2020
John Lewis - St David's Dewi Sant, Cardiff
Getting the right people and keeping them are perennial challenges that all Directors face. Listen to some top tips and practical advice on how to attract the talent that’s right for your business and hear some innovative ways in which successful businesses enable talent to stay and thrive!

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Date & time: 01 Apr 2020 17:30 - 19:30
Location: John Lewis - St David's Dewi Sant, Cardiff
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15.00 GBP + VAT - Member
20.00 GBP + VAT - Non Member

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Miss Kelly Cin Yee Yip
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Join us, IoD Wales, for some business networking, drinks and canapes followed by our guest panel.


Mair Barron

Mair is Founder and Director of Best Practice Coaching and Mentoring Ltd which she launched in 2016 to support companies and individuals facing career and performance related challenges. She also advises SMEs on how to commercialise their recruitment process with tips and techniques on how to engage sought after talent in a fiercely competitive market. Prior to setting up her own business, Mair worked for global brands including Hays PLC as a Regional Operations Director and latterly with the Welsh Practice of Odgers Berndtson, one of the world’s largest executive search firms. Mair loves people and has managed large teams of consultants to help them perform at optimum level in the metrics- led harsh world of recruitment. She is proud to be a Volunteer Mentor on the Business Wales Mentoring Programme and also a long standing member of the IOD in Wales.

Joining Mair on the panel is David Donovan, Head of Branch John Lewis & Partners.


We are delighted to announce our annual sponsor for First Wednesday Club is Qatar Airways.



Prices from

15.00 GBP + VAT - Member
20.00 GBP + VAT - Non Member


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  • John Lewis - St David's Dewi Sant
  • Floor 1 Hayes
  • Bridge Road
  • Cardiff
  • CF10 1EG


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