Autumn 2017

 
 

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Our results are out!

 

Earlier this year we conducted our biennial member survey when we ask you, our members, about our services and supports and what we could improve. We’ve got our results and are happy to share them with you. Thank you for the encouraging feedback. We look forward to working with you to keep strengthening what we do for you.

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New programmes, new learning supports

 

Not only do we take your feedback in a global survey every two years, we also seek your views post completion of modules. That’s led to the development of two new programmes and a number of new learning initiatives and improved supports.

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Certified achievement

 

On Thursday 21 September, we were very proud to award 28 professional designations of Certified Investment Fund Director and to award the professional designation Certified Bank Director to 31 of our members. This is a huge personal and professional achievement and one which serves the financial services industry well.

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Celebrating success in Investment Funds

 

We partner with Irish Funds to provide a number of programmes, specifically designed for those who work in the funds industry. At the annual Irish Funds dinner we celebrated the success of those who achieved first-place on these programmes. Hearty congratulations to members Peter MacDonald, Lynn Hanley and Paul Leech.

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How (unconsciously) biased are you?

 

Let’s be honest. We can all be a bit biased sometimes, though we work hard to be conscious of our bias and control it. However, we all have thoughts and feelings outside of conscious awareness and control. Leading researchers have developed an Implicit Association Test across biases such as gender, race, skin tone, age, even Presidents.

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Meet a member -
Sean Grogan

 

There’s not enough hours in the day for Sean Grogan, a Mortgage Advisor with AIB. Sean’s obviously up for a lively dinner party. His guests include Warren Buffett, Denzel Washington and everyone’s favourite curmudgeon Vincent Browne.

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Meet a member of our team- Aisling O'Sullivan

 

Programme Manager and Meath woman Aisling O’Sullivan is going nowhere, not even a desert island, without her hair straighteners.

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