A Day in The Life of Julianne Hatton


Julianne Hatton is Founder and Managing Director of CareerCompass.


What time do you wake up in the morning?

6.30am on a normal day, 6am if I’m being really good and going to FFS for a workout.

What was your first job?

Trainee Accountant in KPMG.

Who has had the biggest impact on your professional career?

The Dalai Lama – Be kind whenever possible… it is always possible.

If you weren’t in this career what do you think you would you have done?


How do you switch off?

A combination of family, friends, exercise and yoga.

What are you reading?

Sebastian Faulkes – where my heart used to beat

What’s your biggest vice?

Worrying about things that aren’t worth worrying about.

What do you look for in an employee/colleague?


What was your best holiday?


What do you want to be doing in 10 years’ time?

I’d like to have sussed the work / life / family balance… if that’s possible!