Posts by: Jodie Norman

16th May 2024 - Jodie Norman

4 compelling reasons you might want to consolidate your pension

It’s been more than a decade since auto-enrolment was introduced, and now most workers automatically become members of their employer’s pension scheme. While more people saving for retirement is excellent news, it could mean you end up juggling multiple pots.  One option is to transfer one pension to another, known as “consolidation”. It’s usually simple to…

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9th May 2023 - Jodie Norman

5 essential money lessons that could improve your child’s financial independence

Between 12 and 16 June, Young Enterprise runs a national campaign across primary and secondary schools with the aim to give children the skills and knowledge necessary to understand finances to thrive in later life.  Taking place every year since 2009, My Money Week has already taught…

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28th February 2020 - Jodie Norman

Why we need more women in the financial services industry

Traditionally, financial advice and wealth management has been a male-dominated industry, with estimates suggesting that female advisers are outnumbered by male counterparts by a ratio anywhere from 10:1 to 6:1. But in the past few years, there’s been a shift. It’s about time: as well as ensuring equal representation in the workplace, gender equality is an important issue worldwide –…

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28th November 2018 - Jodie Norman

Arundel Castle Abseil

On Friday 28th September 2018, 6 of our employees took part in a charity abseil 180ft down the iconic Bake House Tower at Arundel Castle to raise money for Chestnut Tree House, our company charity of the year.  Kevin, Bertrand, Hannah, Jodie, Jacques and Sam all felt apprehensive before they began their descent down the tower.  However, they…

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10th January 2018 - Jodie Norman

Brighton Half Marathon

On Sunday 25th February 2018, I will be taking part in the Brighton Half Marathon for the second year in a row to raise money for Chestnut Tree House, Herbert Scott’s charity of the year. Chestnut Tree House is a children’s hospice covering East and West Sussex and South East Hampshire.  They care for 300 children and young…

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25th May 2017 - Jodie Norman

Chestnut Tree House’s Midnight Walk

On Saturday 20th May I took part in Chestnut Tree House’s Night to Remember – Midnight Walk. Night to Remember is a ladies only 5, 10 or 15 mile midnight walk along Eastbourne’s streets and seafront. I arrived at the Sovereign Centre at around 10:15pm and had to sign in. We were given a flashlight and…

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19th May 2017 - Jodie Norman

Jodie’s First Brighton Half Marathon

On Sunday 26th February, I took part in the Brighton Half Marathon which is one of the hardest challenges I have ever experienced. I arrived at the start line early, feeling anxious, but excited about the event. As this was my first ever half marathon, I was not sure what to expect.  Heart Sussex’s Tom and…

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30th January 2017 - Jodie Norman

Brighton Half Marathon

On Sunday 26th February 2017 I am taking part in the Brighton Half Marathon to raise money for Chestnut Tree House, Herbert Scott’s charity of the year. Chestnut Tree House is a children’s hospice covering East and West Sussex and South East Hampshire.  They care for 300 children and young adults from 0-19 years of age with progressive…

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23rd December 2015 - Jodie Norman

Christmas Opening Hours

Our offices will be closed for the festive break from 23rd December 2015 at 5pm and will reopen on Monday 4th January 2016 at 9am. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support throughout 2015 and wish you and your families a very Happy Christmas and a peaceful and prosperous New…

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8th October 2015 - Jodie Norman

Welcome to Herbert Scott

We are pleased to welcome the newest member of the Herbert Scott team – Jacques Howell. Jacques joins us as part of the National Apprenticeship Scheme and will be working alongside Jennie and me in our administration department whilst also completing a Level 2 Business and Administration apprenticeship. Jacques has just completed 2 years…

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