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Is Your Boss Invested in Your Career Development?

Posted on October 2019

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​With global markets transforming and the introduction of fintech innovations changing the way we handle money, the UK banking and financial services sector is a busy and exciting place to work, with plenty of opportunities available to drive your career forward.

However, even the most driven professional may face troubles in their career plans if they are working under a manager who has no interest in their career development. If you find your one-to-ones are consistently being postponed and cancelled, it may be time to approach your boss directly.

This guide outlines signs that a manager is not currently invested in the development of your career, and how to engage with them in a talk about increasing your responsibilities and driving your career forward.