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Ruth Davis

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How to get into International Development

International development is one of the most competitive career paths to enter but it can also be one of the most rewarding. Here we share our thoughts on how to break into the sector, so you too can join the #searchforabetterworld. The international development sector was worth approximately £5.75bn in…
Ruth Davis
21 October 2020
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Skype Interview Tips

With over 40 million daily active users on Skype and 300 million daily meeting participants on Zoom, videotelephone software is swiftly becoming the preferred means of online communication, especially in regards to recruitment and job interviewing. This is more the case now given the current climate in the wake of…
Ruth Davis
14 August 2020
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The Tale of The Caring Dolphin and Other Stories: New leadership perspectives, priorities and processes for the EU NGO sector under lockdown

Dr Rachel Barlow is a headhunter for the EU not for profit sector, recruiting for civil society organisations, business associations and alliances. A Professor of lobbying at Vesalius College, Brussels, Rachel is also a Board member of the leading Thinktank, the European Policy Centre. She has worked closely with NGOs…
Ruth Davis
29 April 2020
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Should We All Be Vegan?

Qualified in agriculture (PhD in crop physiology), and with occasional sorties into academia (Visiting Professor at Cranfield University ), John has been involved in the rural economies of African and Asian countries for five decades. In 1983, he set up his own business (Rural Investment Overseas) to work directly with…
Ruth Davis
26 March 2020
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Alliance Event

Sarah has 12 years of experience in executive search within the public sector.  She has led campaigns across the public sector, with a track record of successful appointments of Chief Executives, Directors and Non Executives/ Trustees within Central Government Departments, UK & International Charities, NDPBs and Local Authorities.Recently Oxford HR sponsored…
Ruth Davis
29 January 2020
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Takeaways from the UN Climate Summit 2019

James Lloyd, Strategy Director and Project Lead for Nature4Climate and Natural Climate Solutions stakeholder manager at The Nature Conservancy. Working at the interface of strategic communications and external affairs for nature and climate change, he worked for over a decade as an adviser, first in Westminster in the UK and…
Ruth Davis
2 October 2019