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29 years of helping you with your finances
Articles by Ruth Cornish
Does my daughter’s career matter as much as my son’s?
Our children are born equal. We have the same hopes and dreams for them. However, many parents probably wouldn’t admit that…
10 top jobs that weren't around 10 years ago
It could be that early work experience in these areas will benefit young people greatly.1. Social media manager
Prepare your child for the working world
In 1980, 10% of young people went to university. Today, more than 40% do and being a graduate isn't the success ticket it used…
Your work problems solved
Q: I graduated from a red-brick university 12 years ago with a good degree, speak three languages and had initially worked…
How stay-at-home parents can find a job
It is still the case that the majority of parents who take the lead on childcare are women – but this is starting to alter.
How to get a job in retail management
The retail sector is the UK's largest private sector employer and, in 2013, UK retail sales alone were more than £321 billion…
How to have a career in law
The legal profession has been around a long time and is a core and fundamental part of civilised society as we know it. It's a…
Get a career in finance
Finance is not just for those who are good at numbers. I began my HR career in graduate recruitment and development while…
Are you considering a career in HR?
HR or personnel is a profession that has been around for more than 100 years, with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and…
How to get a career in technology
Whether it's in software development or on the support side, working in IT is at the cutting edge of the business world.…