Pensions Salary Guide 2023 – UK
Pensions Salary Guide 2023 – The pensions industry is a vital part of the financial sector, providing individuals with the opportunity to plan for their retirement and secure their financial future. As such, the industry is home to a wide range of professionals, from Pensions Administrators to Executive Directors and Board Directors/Trustees, all with different […]
WHAT IS TRANSACTIONAL LEADERSHIP?
Transactional Leadership is a leadership style that focuses on achieving results through motivating people with rewards and punishment – a “carrot and stick” approach to running a business. This article aims to outline the reasons why it is important. The intention is to give real life examples of how transactional leaders have impacted upon hugely […]
WHAT IS TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP?
Transformational leadership is a management style that promotes development and innovation from employees to improve the company or institution they are working for. The style focuses on achieving future success by giving employees the confidence to make their own decisions and do things the way they think is best. This article aims to explain what […]
WHY APPOINT AN INDEPENDENT TRUSTEE?
An Independent Trustee is an effective way for a pension fund to ensure that they are at the forefront of best governance. Hoffmann Reed is a leading provider of board search services for independent trustees for UK pension funds. We work with clients across the UK to ensure they find the best independent trustee to […]
HOW TO WRITE A BOARD CV
Board CV’s (Curriculum Vitae) are difficult to write. However, if you’re looking to land yourself a board position, you’re going to need a strong board CV. Competition for the best board positions can be very tough, so you’ll need a CV that holds employers’ attention and shows them why you are the best candidate for […]
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
Diversity and inclusion in the workplace (D&I) is a hot topic and one that is being brought to people’s attention by recent public unrest. In the workplace, leaders have long since recognised that the need to have a diverse and inclusive workforce which is representative of their customers, shareholders, suppliers, and employees is beneficial to […]
WHY INTERNATIONAL DIRECTORS WILL BENEFIT YOUR BOARD
International Directors can bring many benefits to your organisation. This article will look at some of the pros and cons of appointing an international board director. Across the globe it is now standard practice for organisations to have mainly independent directors. However, only a small number of boards include international board members. Boards who avoid […]