Veterans at Virgin Money

Nick Calder Vets at Virgin

In November 2015, a group of 12 ex-forces Virgin Money colleagues began getting together once a month to offer mutual support to one another in the transition from the Armed Forces into Virgin Money. This small network wanted to do something practical and positive to support others who may be on a similar journey, leading to the now named ‘Veterans …

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Strive2Thrive interview: Annelise Hamilton

This week we are taking a look at the experiences of those who have attended one of the Virgin Money Strive2Thrive events. Annelise Hamilton attended a recent event when starting her job search to gain some valuable knowledge about kicking off her career. Annelise attended the event because she was in the midst of job hunting and knew that Strive2Thrive would help her make …

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Strive2Thrive interview: Dean Beaumont ex-military

This week we are taking a look at the experiences of those who have attended one of our Strive2Thrive events. Here we talk to Dean Beaumont who works for Virgin Money after many years in the military. He appreciates just how hard the transition can be adapting from military life back to civvy street. Gone are the routine drills and inspections, …

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Strive2Thrive 2016

Today sees our Strive2Thrive event begin in Newcastle; an event that supports our local communities through education and experience. At Virgin Money, our ambition is to build a better kind of bank, one which aims to make ‘Everybody Better Off’ or EBO as we say. It was out of this ambition that Strive2Thrive was born. Finding innovative and imaginative ways …

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