Birkdale Collective spoke Michael Foster who has worked at Deutsche Bank in senior roles for over 10 years following on from positions at KPMG and his first post-University graduate scheme at HSBC. As Head of Internal Communications, Michael currently engages 10,000 employees in the Chief Technology Office. Michael shares with us his journey and what aspiring professionals in his field can learn from it.
Steven Old, New Zealand international footballer, speaks to Birkdale Collective
Birkdale Collective spoke to former Kilmarnock and Morecambe footballer Steven Old as he reflects on the end of a career that took a New Zealand international and Olympian to China, Sweden and now on a new path as a police officer in Scotland.
Keith De’Winter, Star Wars actor and creature performer, speaks to Birkdale Collective
Birkdale Collective spoke to Keith De’Winter to get some tips and advice on how he got into acting and how this resulted in numerous roles as well as some prominent characters within the Star Wars franchise
Robin Wicks, former Holiday Inn Sales VP and COO Europe, speaks to Birkdale Collective
Robin Wicks is a go to on advice within the Hospitality sector. Some of the simplest advice hits hardest here, for example, “don’t take a job you don’t like in order to accelerate your career” so read on for more on this as Robin spoke to Birkdale Collective
Alan Simmons, retired NHS Health Careers Specialist, speaks to Birkdale Collective
In his own words “just about everyone knows someone working in the NHS”, Alan Simmons was a Careers Specialist there and worked in the sector for decades prior to his retirement in late 2019. Alan is certainly well placed to offer advice on the area for us as he speaks with Birkdale Collective…
Kevin Carpenter, ITTF Head of Integrity, speaks to Birkdale Collective
Offering unique insights into the difficult field of Law, Kevin Carpenter is vastly experienced in the area particularly in his specialism of Sports Law. Kevin offers his advice to those who would like to follow in his footsteps as he speaks with Birkdale Collective…