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Ever wondered what it was like to be an auctioneer? A jeweller? A physiotherapist? How about a viticulturist? These career profiles will let you find out about different careers straight from the mouths of those who've 'been there, done that'.
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Carl has been working as an accountant for 25 years, having entered the profession because he saw it as an area vital for business, and one rich with opportunity.
Richard has gained his experience as a company director from years of managing people.
In order to become a financial planner, Sam says that you'll need to be highly articulate, and good at explaining fairly complex things in understandable terms.
To become a stockbroker, it will help if you have an understanding of the financial sector and markets, strong people skills, good judgement, and knowledge of accounting and other business practices.