Jean Brading has a background in human resource management and careers counselling. Since 1990 she has focused on two main areas: graduate careers and equal opportunities. Jean currently runs Kennetbridge Employment Specialists, which focuses on providing advice and training to employers on diversity, with particular reference to the link between good practice and legislative obligations. She is also a Director of Insite International Ltd, an e-commerce consultancy. An established writer, she is the author of various publications, including an online job-seekers' guide for graduates. She is also on the Editorial Advisory board for Croner's Managing Equality and Diversity Briefing. She is affiliated to the Institute of Careers Guidance, the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services and the Association of Graduate Recruiters.