This week Sam is joined by financial planner Ciaran Rutledge, 1 year into his role at Ablestoke Financial Planning.
Ciaran actually contacted Sam through the podcast around a year ago and said that he wanted to become a financial planner and now he’s going to share that successful journey with us. For obvious reasons this is the perfect episode for anyone wanting to emulate Ciaran’s career move but it’s also very valuable for anyone looking for any job!
This conversation is packed full of job-hunting advice. Sam even shares some tips from the recruiter’s perspective. What are recruiters looking for and how can you stand out?
Realities vs expectation of a financial planning role
The importance of having a network
How to stand out from the crowd
Competent adviser status
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Financial Planning Qualifications guide
2021 Financial planning Salary Guide
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