Quilter Cheviot and Beacon Gainer were delighted to host a day of hints and tips to help 17-26 year olds prepare for life after education.
Topics covered included what employers are looking for when hiring; when you start earning, how much tax should you be paying? Our experts aslo shared advice on doing the “impossible” – putting a roof over your own head and avoiding the pitfalls along the way. Last but not least, how to protect your reputation online – it’s harder than you think!
Catch up on the event highlights below.
Wednesday 29 August 2018
Ice Tank, 5-7 Grape Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 8DW
09.00 Registration and refreshments
09.30 Technology and changes to the careers landscape
10.00 Starting up a start up
10.30 Finding a job: what are companies looking for in a candidate?
11.00 Break and refreshments
11.15 Introducing tax: what do you need to look out for when you start work?
11.45 Money matters: an overview of ISAs, pensions, savings and investments
12.30 Break (lunch will be provided)
13.15 Buying a home: everything you need to know
13.45 Borrowing and mortgages
14.15 Managing your reputation online
15.00 Planning a gap year