Entering a business/finance position with a physics degree?
I graduated with 2:2 in a physics degree at Hull university. I'm wanting to change career direction to either business or finance. I have strong maths ability and got an A in GCSE maths. Is anyone aware of any companies that might be interested in an applicant with these qualifications but little relevant work experience?
Asked By: John O - 4/24/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
I'm not sure if you mean that you've only just graduated and have limited work experience, but if so, there are many employers who will take people on into graduate roles without caring what your degree is actually in. It can't be that hard - the Accounts Assistant at my company is an Engineering graduate... More
Answered By: Cari - 4/24/2008
Additional Answers (1)
Quite possible depending on how motivated you are. Also, if you have been in the workplace for some time, be prepared to take a drop in 'position' and be ready to have to work your way back up again... More
Answered By: certaxrugby - 4/27/2008
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
Learn how 1 Stay-at-home Mom makes $75/hour working from home.
Become An AVON Representative or Shop Our Online Store Now!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.