Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec

Strategy is dead: long live planning!

Ann Swain, Founder and Global CEO of APSCo will be speaking at the upcoming Recruitment Agency Expo on the 6-7 October in Birmingham

Session: For a long time – external changes such as technology developments have made long term predictions difficult and the pandemic has made this almost impossible. By the end of March 2020, most if not all recruitment businesses had thrown their strategies out the window and today’s plans have never looked more different. And with strategy dead, authentic leaders will be key to driving and delivering future business growth. In this session Ann will outline her insight into the future of recruitment leadership and planning for an uncertain world, including: The difference between strategy and planning Finding your North Star The role of the new, authentic recruitment leader in today’s environment And much more!

Speaker Bio: Ann is founder and Global CEO of APSCo an international trade body representing the professional recruitment sector with operations in the UK, Germany, Singapore and Australia.

She has over 30 years’ recruitment experience including time as Managing Director of Learning Curve and UK Sales Director at Computer People before establishing APSCo in 1999.

Ann was honoured to receive a fellowship from the NSPCC and in 2014 she joined the Executive Committee of Women in Recruitment. She also currently features in the SIA ‘Global Power 50’ list of the most influential women in international recruitment.

To register for the event, click here