Aspire Event - Tuesday 20th March 2018

Aspire Event - Tuesday 20th March 2018

We hope you can join our next Aspire networking and personal development event for in-house lawyers, in the early stages of their careers. Register today.

 When: Tuesday 20th March 2018
Where: Lexis Nexis, Lexis House, 30 Farringdon Street, EC4A 4HH
Agenda: 4:00pm: Registration and networking
4:30pm: Soft skills: Building your Executive Presence | Joanna Day (previously Director of Legal Services for Santander Corporate Banking)
Are you "leadership material"? More importantly, do others perceive you to be? You can have the experience and qualifications, but without executive presence, your career advancement can be limited. Considered by many as the "X-factor" in leadership, this session explores what executive presence is and critically how you can achieve it.
5:30pm Legal skills:  How to understand and assess risk | Emma Dickin, Risk and Compliance specialist at LexisNexis
Managing risk is not a one-off event, it is an ongoing process. This session will cover practical advice on how to establish your organisation’s appetite and provide suggestions on gathering information from stakeholders and various sources to identify risks, evaluate and record identified risks.
6:30pm: Interactive Q&A with guest speakers | Senior in-house counsel
Join in the discussion as senior in-house counsel share their personal stories and top tips to help you accelerate and plan your career development.
7pm - 8pm: Networking drinks
Register: Aspire is free to join. It is open to all in-housers in the early stages of their legal career. For more information about our speakers or to register, please click here.

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Louisa leads marketing for the in-house legal community at LexisNexis. She joined the dedicated in-house team at LexisNexis four years ago and has a passion for driving and facilitating initiatives which are customer-focused at their heart. Her vision is to support in-house counsel succeed in their fast-evolving role based on deep insight, data analysis and best practice gathered across the in-house community.

Prior to her in-house focused role, Louisa led the marketing for the bar and mid-market private practice sectors as well as product marketing lead for LexisPSL - LexisNexis' cloud based, practical guidance and legal research software solution.

She brings 20 years' marketing experience both client and agency side, specialising in B2B marketing in the Legal, TMT (Telco, Media and Technology) and Financial Services industries. In both South Africa, Europe and the UK.

Louisa is also an active member on the LexisNexis Gender Equality Matters (GEM) steering committee and is involved with the Families at LexisNexis Group which brings together, supports and lobbies for change those with an interest in balancing the challenges of work and family.