‘Close information loopholes’, says Chartered Body Alliance

‘Close information loopholes’, says Chartered...

The Chartered Body Alliance is urging regulators and firms to work more closely with professional bodies by closing information loopholes, which will......

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Body for Veterinary Receptionists Launched

Body for Veterinary Receptionists Launched

The UK’s first professional body for veterinary receptionists has been introduced. The British Veterinary Receptionist Association (BVRA), the......

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RCVS Appoints Lizzie Lockett as New CEO

RCVS Appoints Lizzie Lockett as New CEO

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) has announced the appointment of Lizzie Lockett as its new Chief Executive Officer. Lizzie joined......

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Welcome to PARN, SocEnv!

Welcome to PARN, SocEnv!

We’re delighted to welcome the Society for the Environment (SocEnv) to PARN! The Society for the Environment is the body responsible for the......

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RCN Joins PARN!

RCN Joins PARN!

We’re so pleased to welcome the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) to PARN! The RCN is a membership organisation of more than 435,000 registered......

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REC Launches New Brexit Report

REC Launches New Brexit Report

There is an insufficient volume of UK nationals willing and able to fill the low-skill roles currently done by EU nationals, and changing recruitment......

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New CMI President Named

New CMI President Named

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) has named Bruce Carnegie-Brown as the Institute’s new president.  Currently the chairman of both......

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New Professional Body for Private Prosecutors Launched

New Professional Body for Private Prosecutors...

The Private Prosecutors' Association (PPA) is a membership organisation for professionals with expertise in bringing private prosecutions and......

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Help Shape the Future of Higher Education!

Help Shape the Future of Higher Education!

Want to be involved in shaping the future of a UK-wide higher education teaching excellence initiative? The Higher Education Funding Council for......

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Welcome to PARN, Engineers Ireland!

Welcome to PARN, Engineers Ireland!

We’re very happy to welcome Engineers Ireland to PARN. With over 23,000 members from every discipline of engineering, Engineers Ireland is the......

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SfEP Launches New Proofreading Courses

SfEP Launches New Proofreading Courses

The Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP) has recently launched a new range of proofreading courses, which may be of interest to staff working......

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IMI Research Reveals a Lack of Quality Careers Advice

IMI Research Reveals a Lack of Quality Careers...

New research commissioned by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) reveals disparity between parents and teenagers' ambitions and a lack of......

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REC Report Warns of UK Staff Shortages  

REC Report Warns of UK Staff Shortages  

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) has published a new report providing a comprehensive guide to the UK labour market, drawing on......

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CII Launches Rebrand

CII Launches Rebrand

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has begun rolling-out a new visual identity to aid public recognition and understanding of its role in helping......

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CILIP Publishes Equalities and Diversity Action Plan

CILIP Publishes Equalities and Diversity Action...

On 31 July the Library and Information Association (CILIP) published its Equalities and Diversity Action Plan. The plan sets out how CILIP will take......

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New CEOs at RPS and SCP

New CEOs at RPS and SCP

Last month saw the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) and the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SCP) welcome new CEOs. Paul Bennett,......

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Chartered Banker Institute Launches Professionalism Index

Chartered Banker Institute Launches...

According to the Chartered Banker Institute’s new Professionalism Index, professional pride is key to repairing banking’s image. ......

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IChemE Report Examines Social Mobility

IChemE Report Examines Social Mobility

A report published today by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Diversity and Inclusion Working Group (DIWG), suggests that work experience......

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APM Launches Next Paper in Road to Chartered Series

APM Launches Next Paper in Road to Chartered...

The Association for Project Management (APM), the Chartered body for the project profession, has launched its third Chartered paper titled,......

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New CPD Scheme Introduced by GDC

New CPD Scheme Introduced by GDC

Enhanced continuous professional development (ECPD) has been launched by the General Dental Council (GDC). ECPD will involve introducing a......

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CIPD Reports Need for Smarter Hiring

CIPD Reports Need for Smarter Hiring

Three in four HR professionals expect Brexit to escalate ‘competition for talent’, reports the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development......

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STEP Launches New Service for Families

STEP Launches New Service for Families

STEP has announced the launch of www.advisingfamilies.org – a new public-facing website providing information to help families plan for their......

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IST Hosts Technical Conference

IST Hosts Technical Conference

The Institute of Science & Technology (IST) Conference is happening on 14 September! Following on from the hugely successful 2016 IST Technical......

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Inclusion Top Priority for BPS President

Inclusion Top Priority for BPS President

Nicola Gale, practitioner psychologist and lecturer at City, University of London, is the new President of the British Psychological Society (BPS). ......

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Welcome to PARN, AGCAS!

Welcome to PARN, AGCAS!

We’re delighted to welcome the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) to PARN! AGCAS is the professional body for careers and......

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RAEng Joins PARN!

RAEng Joins PARN!

We’re happy to welcome the Royal Academy of Engineering to PARN! As the UK’s national academy for engineering, RAEng brings together the most......

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Welcome to PARN, BSH!

Welcome to PARN, BSH!

We’re delighted to welcome the British Society for Haematology (BSH) to PARN! The British Society for Haematology (BSH) has been bringing......

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New CEO at Nautical Institute

New CEO at Nautical Institute

The Nautical Institute has appointed Captain John Lloyd MBA AFNI as its new CEO! John, currently the Institute’s Chief Operating Officer, will take......

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COT Becomes Royal College

COT Becomes Royal College

Congratulations to the College of Occupational Therapists, who have recently become the Royal College of Occupational Therapists! It has been......

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CIWM Publishes Resource Productivity Manifesto

CIWM Publishes Resource Productivity Manifesto

The Chartered Institute of Waste Management's (CIWM) Resource Productivity Manifesto, published on 26 April), calls on all the political parties to......

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APM Granted Chartered Status

APM Granted Chartered Status

From 1 April 2017, Association for Project Management (APM) is now officially a chartered body. APM's objective as a Chartered body is to advance......

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BCI Celebrates Business Continuity Awareness Week

BCI Celebrates Business Continuity Awareness Week

Cyber Security is Everyone’s Responsibility, says the BCI Business Continuity Awareness Week is an annual campaign run by the Business......

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New CEOs at BIR, NI and BPA

New CEOs at BIR, NI and BPA

Several new members of senior staff have been appointed at professional bodies over the last couple of months. PARN would like to congratulate the......

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Science Council Joins PARN!

Science Council Joins PARN!

We’re pleased to welcome the Science Council to PARN! The Science Council is a membership organisation for professional bodies and learned......

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Welcome to PARN, Society for Endocrinology!

Welcome to PARN, Society for Endocrinology!

We are delighted to welcome the Society for Endocrinology to PARN! The Society for Endocrinology was set up in 1946 to promote the advance of......

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CFA UK Joins PARN!

CFA UK Joins PARN!

Welcome to PARN, CFA UK! CFA UK promotes the highest standards of ethics, education and professional excellence in order to serve society’s best......

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PFS Announces Development Programme

PFS Announces Development Programme

The Personal Finance Society has launched a new financial adviser development programme, offering wide-ranging support to employers of aspiring......

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CIPS Announces Death of CEO

CIPS Announces Death of CEO

David Noble, group CEO of CIPS, has died suddenly following a brief illness. David, who was appointed group CEO in June 2009, died on Friday, 24......

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Welcome to PARN, SOH!

Welcome to PARN, SOH!

The Society of Homeopaths is PARN's latest member! The Society of Homeopaths is the largest organisation representing professional homeopaths in......

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IAM Joins PARN!

IAM Joins PARN!

We're delighted to welcome the Institute of Asset Management to PARN! The IAM is the professional body for those involved in acquisition,......

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Chartered Body Alliance Launched

Chartered Body Alliance Launched

PARN CEO Professor Andy Friedman was pleased to attend the recent launch of the Chartered Body Alliance. Here he reports back on the event and......

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NAFD Joins PARN!

NAFD Joins PARN!

We’re happy to welcome the National Association of Funeral Directors to PARN! Established in 1905, the National Association of Funeral Directors......

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IfoA Launches Lecture Series

IfoA Launches Lecture Series

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) is pleased to announce the launch of its Professionalism Lecture Series 2017 which comprises a series......

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CIOB Chief Executive Chris Blythe receives OBE

CIOB Chief Executive Chris Blythe receives OBE

Chris Blythe, Chief Executive at the Chartered Institute of Building, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours list for services to......

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New CEO Joins IChemE

New CEO Joins IChemE

The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) has appointed Jon Prichard as its new Chief Executive Officer. Jon succeeds Dr David Brown who stepped......

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CISI Introduces Mandatory Professional Development

CISI Introduces Mandatory Professional Development

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) has announced that it is introducing mandatory continuing professional development (CPD)......

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Staff Changes in the Sector

Staff Changes in the Sector

The sector has seen several noticeable staff changes towards the end of last year and at the beginning of 2017. PARN would like to wish staff members......

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Law Society of Scotland Win at Cyber Awards

Law Society of Scotland Win at Cyber Awards

The Law Society of Scotland picked up the Leading Light Innovation award at the recently-held inaugural Scottish Cyber Awards in Edinburgh. The......

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Welcome to PARN, BIID!

Welcome to PARN, BIID!

We're happy to be welcoming the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) to PARN! The British Institute of Interior Design is the pre-eminent......

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Finsia Joins PARN!

Finsia Joins PARN!

We’re delighted to welcome Finsia to PARN! Finsia represents the entire financial services industry and is Australasia's premier membership......

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New CEO Appointed at LI

New CEO Appointed at LI

Landscape Institute (LI) President Merrick Denton-Thompson has announced the appointment of Daniel Cook as its new chief executive officer to provide......

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CMI Recognised For Outstanding Apprenticeship Work

CMI Recognised For Outstanding Apprenticeship Work

The Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB) names the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) as the best awarding organisation in the country CMI has......

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Demand For UK Pharma Sales Professionals Up 52% Post-Referendum

Demand For UK Pharma Sales Professionals Up 52%...

According to the latest data from The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo), pharmaceutical sales professional is the fastest growing......

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