Want to know what we’re up to? check out  these events…

MDRT Annual Meeting 2018


Michelle’s mingling with the  global audience at this year’s MDRT annual meeting, taking place in Los Angeles, California from 24-27  June.   She’s also thrilled to be delivering a presentation on the power of coaching in the connexion zone. Promising ‘energy and ideas to elevate your life – both personally and professionally’ it’s  an event not to be missed! Say “hi” if you see her!

The WOWW! Workshop™


After a SOLD OUT run of three  WOWW! Workshops™  in 2018, we are thrilled to announce  that tickets for our next event, taking place in London on  Wednesday  18 July, are  NOW ON SALE VIA EVENTBRITE.


The WOWW! Workshop is a unique  experience, designed for financial professionals. Hosted by Michelle Hoskin, it  promises to totally INSPIRE! Download a flyer  here and find out more, along with  testimonials from previous  delegates,   here. Now is the time to WOWW! so why not come along to find out HOW!


Stay tuned for more exciting events and more  WOWW! Workshop™ dates in 2018!

MDRT – Top of the Table


Following her presentation in the connexion zone at this year’s  MDRT Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, Michelle is extremely honoured to have been invited to  join MDRT  again at the Top of the Table Annual Meeting 2018. This year’s event will  be taking place at the Fairmont Orchid on the stunning Kohala Coast, Hawaii from 3-6 October 2018. Michelle  looks forward to  introducing The Paraplanner Standard™ to some of MDRT’s highest performers at this exclusive, unparalleled event.

Humans Under Management – London 2018


After an awesome inaugural event last November, Humans Under Management is coming back to London. Tickets for the 2018 event, taking place on 1 November, are on sale now! Promising a line-up  equally as knock-out as last year, Michelle’s already got her ticket and hopes to see you there! More details can be found here and you can watch videos of last year’s amazing speakers on stage, including our lovely client Justin King of MFP Wealth Management,  here.

bamfest 2019


We’re super-excited to announce Michelle will be  taking to the stage  at this  unique event coming next summer! Bamfest promises to share the latest thinking the art and science of marketing for financial planners. You can check out the stellar  speaker line-up here and a limited number of early bird tickets are now available via eventbrite. Michelle’s already looking forward to joining  the host,  Martin Bamford, at The Electric Theatre, Guildford on 21 June 2019.

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CISI regional meeting


Our WOWW! Coach and certification scheme assessor, Joanne Mullen,  shared  how “Best Practice Makes Perfect” at the Lancashire and Cumbria branch meeting on the afternoon of 7 June 2018.  She introduced delegates to the British and International financial services best practice standards of BS8577, BS8453, ISO 22222, along  with  our newest offering, The Paraplanner Standard™ and enjoyed providing them with an insight into  just  how awesome standards can be!

Power Live, the future of financial planning


Michelle  had great day at this Personal Finance Society event held at the National Conference Centre, Solihull on 5 June 2018.  A  series of inspirational speakers and practitioners touched on topics such as behavioural economics and the benefits of coaching.

On the road with New Model Adviser®


Little Miss WOWW! went on the road throughout May  2018  with New Model Adviser®. She provided a wealth of best practice tips and insight, together with hosting lively  panel discussion sessions, joined by  a selection of top regional IFAs – including some of our  wonderful clients!


Watch Michelle’s promotional  interview with Ian Horne, which introduced these events,  here.

BSI Standards Forum 2018


Standards International was delighted to be participating in the 2018 BSI Standards Forum on 26 April,  joining prestigious industry leaders who gave their insights into the opportunities and challenges of standards in a global marketplace.


Michelle and Neil Masters of the National Trading Standards Scams Team co-chaired  a breakout session  based around   PAS 17271 Protecting customers from financial harm, which launched in November 2017, where they discussed fraud and data security challenges in financial services.


A video of highlights from the 2017 Standards Forum can be found  here.

Nucleus Illuminate Diversity Event


The SI team  were incredibly proud to support  Michelle as she  opened this exciting Nucleus event exploring the value of diversity which took  place  at  BAFTA  in London on Thursday 8 March 2018 (International Women’s  Day).


Michelle introduced three sessions of four presenters who provided some varied and inspirational TED-style talks around the many aspects of diversity. She also  chaired some enlightening panel discussions after each  session to probe the presenters further using  questions provided by the audience.


Missed out on the day? You can watch recordings of the event speakers  via the Nucleus Financial  YouTube channel, where you can also catch up on their Diversity video playlist.


Nucleus has signed up to the Women in Finance charter and set itself the target of 40% of all senior roles filled by women by 2021. You can read more about what led them to  mastermind  this  unique event (which we hope will become a regular fixture!)  here.

LifeTalk LIVE 2018 


Kicking off the year with a bang, Michelle was thrilled to take part in  LifeTalk LIVE 2018 in London  on 25 January 2018.


This unique event for financial professionals, inspired by the global success of TED and TEDx conferences,  aimed to  share new ideas and insights around the future of Financial Planning, Personal Finance, Online Advice and the Business of Financial Advice. As one of a succession of fabulous speakers, which also included one of our lovely clients, Justin King, Michelle had just fifteen minutes to work her magic onstage. The event created a real buzz on twitter and wholeheartedly delivered on  its promises – new thinking, challenging concepts, notions, predictions, wisdom and big, bold ideas – we can’t wait for next year!