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What To Expect From a Recruitment Agency

What To Expect From A Recruitment Agency If you’re looking for a new job, you might become involved with a recruitment agency to find your next position. Recruitment agencies help companies and individuals find the right people for different jobs. Working with a recruitment agency can help you find a job and make it more

How to Negotiate a Pay Rise

Feel as if your job doesn’t pay you enough? You’re not alone. Research shows that 65% of UK employees believe they are underpaid.  Many of us end up quitting our job to seek out a better paid job. However, there is an alternative solution, which is to ask your current employer for a pay rise. 

How to Handle Counter Offers

You’ve found a new job and you’ve filed your resignation. You’re ready to leave and start your new position. But wait – your current employer has just provided a counter offer encouraging you to stay. Such counter offers can often come as a surprise, and can put many of us in a precarious situation. You

How to impress at interview

How to impress at interview It’s no secret that the job market is competitive. It can be challenging to stand out from the crowd and land your dream job with so many qualified applicants. However, you can increase your chances of success and make yourself the most desirable candidate with the right strategies in place.

How to construct a good CV

You know what it’s like to job hunt. It’s one of the most frustrating things to have to do, and yet we all have to do it at some stage. If you’ve seen the advertisement for your dream job, however, the best thing that you can do is to construct a perfect CV. The problem?

Tips for video interviews

Tips for video interviews Are you gearing up for a video interview? Whether it’s with Microsoft Teams, Zoom, or another platform, you can do a few things to make sure you’re prepared and have the best chance of being successful. We’ll share some top tips on how to conduct yourself in a meeting and what

Choosing a good Recruitment Consultant

Choosing a good recruitment consultant Working with a recruitment consultant is an excellent and very proactive way to secure the ideal candidate in the accountancy or finance industry. With their specialist recruitment knowledge and numerous contacts within the industry, a consultant will be able to save you time and money hunting for candidates and instead,

Useful career finance links

www.kaplan.co.uk www.aat.org.uk www.accaglobal.com www.open.ac.uk www.bpp.com www.icaew.com www.accountancyage.com/

Why start a career in Public sector finance?

Public sector Chartered Accountants in the public sector manage, distribute and invest finances in public services such as health, education, housing, emergency services and local authority services. They are constantly challenged to reduce expenditure and improve efficiency to ensure value for money. Accountants working in this field are also in charge of holding government departments

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A recommendation is worth more than advertising!

Advertising can only get you so far when you’re looking for new people to join your business or use your service. Advertising is usually impersonal, and doesn’t give you the same level of security in a job or position somewhere, or really faith in a company. In the past, trusting companies based on their advertisements

Working beyond retirement age?

Currently, the retirement age in the UK as of 2022 is 66, with this set to start increasing again in 2026. Increasing numbers of people, however, are beginning to work beyond retirement age for a number of different reasons. But, what kind of impact is this having on the economy? Down below, we’re going to

Social Media, Free Speech or Controlled Content?

In a democratic country, the right to free speech is hugely important. Being able to express yourself politically, socially, and ideologically is protected by law in many parts of the world.  However, social media and its role in free speech have become a huge topic for debate. Each end of the political spectrum claims that

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