What is it really like being a journalist?

There is a wonderful, romantic myth about journalism that persists. It involves well-seasoned (and possibly oiled) reporters sitting around in bars, spending endless hours speaking to contacts in order to ferret out a gem of a story. It may have been true once (if so, sadly I missed this golden age) but today’s journalists are a different breed. They have deadlines, and lots of them, in fact ... [More]

Compass Financial on course with new director

A rapidly expanding North Wales financial services company is setting course for continued growth as it takes a new director to its helm. St Asaph-based Compass Financial has recruited retirement planning specialist Ian Carter to swell its leadership team. Mr Carter, who is transferring from one of the North West's largest independent financial advisor (IFA) companies, will join Compass ... [More]