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Lessons from Leaders: Preparing, Planning & Managing a Portfolio Career (2015)

This sequel to Time and Chance has been written to encourage and reassure those currently in full-time executive careers, as they approach the opportunity to build a more plural career and to ensure the next chapter is both successful and stimulating.

Drawing on interviews with 14 portfolio based professionals whose combined experience covers a range of FTSE100 companies, private businesses and major charities, this publication details first-hand experiences of portfolio careers. It was featured in a Sunday Times and cited in Sir Gerry Grimstone’s 2016 report on the public appointments system.

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Time and Chance: Preparing and Planning for a Portfolio Career (2012)

Time and Chance draws on Wild Search’s experience in executive search. The publication includes interviews with a range of individuals who have successfully pursued portfolio careers, providing a deeper understanding and recommendations for those embarking on one.

Time and Chance delivers useful insights for those considering a change in direction and whether, or rather when, plurality is the right path.