60 second interviews

60 Second Interview: Inventor

11-year-old Arnav Sharma was 9 when he invented the Asthma Pi, a device which helps asthma sufferers get ahead of an attack by picking up allergens before they cause a reaction. Arnav has developed his...  

60 Second Interview: Compliance partner

Challenge yourself and try things outside your comfort zone - that's Chris' advice. He works as a compliance partner in financial services. He explains the ins and outs of his role, what he loves about...  

60 Second Interview: Chef

Phil wasn’t sure what he wanted to do after school, but when an opportunity to do a chef apprenticeship came up, he jumped at the chance. After training on the job, he’s now a fully qualified...  

60 Second Interview: Yoga teacher

Zoe fell in love with yoga after it helped her recover from a bout of anxiety. She launched her own studio to share yoga with others. She says commitment is the key to a successful career - find a creative,...  

60 Second Interview: Software account manager

The secret to success at work? Never underestimate the power of relationships. That's the advice of software account manager Anna Fynn.  Name: Anna Fynn. Company: First Insight. Industry: ...  

60 Second Interview: Hospital doctor

Communication and leadership are the skills it takes to become a doctor. But you need to be extremely dedicated as it’s very hard work, explains Dr Felicity. She reveals what it’s actually...  

60 Second Interview: Merchant navy chief officer

“Anybody wanting to go out to sea needs to have a strong constitution, open eyes and a measure of wanderlust,” says merchant seaman Michael. He explains what it takes to have be a chief officer...  

60 Second Interview: Compliance instructor

"You don’t necessarily need to follow a set career path and most things you learn can be transferred to another job." That's the careers advice of compliance instructor Kate. Learn what her job entails...  

60 Second Interview: Store manager

Determined, positive and good with people: those are the skills you need to become a store manager. Here Aimee tells us how she became a manager for the store Booths, and what a typical day on the busy...  

60 Second Interview: Orthotist

John is an orthotist which means working with devices for people who have a physical disability. It’s a challenging job, but he says the best thing about the job is ‘being able to help people,...  

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