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  • 5 easy tips to promote wellbeing during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    • Apr 21, 2020
    • Dr Shamistra Barathan MBBS (U.K.), FRACGP, FACNEM, DRCOG, DFFP

    Feeling overwhelmed, frustrated or anxious during the lockdown is a normal human reaction. Here are the 5 easy tips to get you started.

  • 5 ways to keep your job search going through the COVID-19 Pandemic

    • Apr 8, 2020

    Whilst recruitment may slow down initially, employers are still hiring for business-critical roles, so your search does not have to come to a standstill. Here are five ways on how to keep your job search going.

  • Reimagining how to conduct business as usual

    • Apr 6, 2020

    Promote the health of your team and business by responding to effects and implications of the coronavirus. Here are tools to develop a new normal.

  • How COVID-19 can benefit your career

    • Apr 3, 2020

    If you find yourself in lock-down or affected by the stalling recruitment market, here are three things that active job seekers can do while the world is on hold.

  • Plan your promotion pathway

    • Mar 6, 2020

    If you’re already in a senior position, and have lofty ambitions, it’s important to have a pathway in mind. Here are some things to consider as you plot out your career course.

  • Automation in Accountancy & Finance – How can you succeed

    • Jan 31, 2020

    Here are the 4 tips on how you can get the most from an ever-changing digital landscape.

  • The top 10 salary increases in accountancy and finance

    • Jan 30, 2020

    The coming year promises to be a busy one for accountancy and finance employers. What skills are they most in need of and what can you do to boost your salary?

  • Developing an Effective Job Hunting Strategy

    • Jan 13, 2020

    Many job seekers spectacularly underestimate the importance of their CV/resume and apply a somewhat blasé approach to creating what in reality is the most important document they will ever own.

  • Career personal branding

    The Importance of Personal Branding for Finance Professionals

    • Jan 13, 2020

    Personal branding is all about controlling the way people perceive you - Jeff Bezos (CEO of Amazon) summed it up nicely when he said that “your personal brand is what people say about you when you are not in the room”.

  • Five technologies you need to explore to be employable

    • Jan 13, 2020
    • Jesse Bullington

    The earlier you adopt new tech, the sharper your competitive edge. Here are the top 5 skills and tools for you to boost your employability.

  • Follow up on a job application

    Advice for following up while on the job hunt

    • Oct 31, 2019

    How to follow up on a job application? Here are more thoughts shared by finance professionals and career coaches.

  • What you need to know before interviewing with a CFO

    • Jun 9, 2019

    60% of CFOs polled said they formed an opinion of candidates within the first 15 minutes of an interview. Here is what you need to know before your interview.

  • Have you woken up to the digital revolution?

    • Aug 10, 2018

    Change is the new norm in our digital world, and this applies as much to accounting as it does to anything else but it looks like most UK workers haven’t woken up to the fact - have you?

  • Skills that help accounting professionals succeed alongside AI

    • Apr 6, 2018

    Here are the 3 new skills that help accountants and auditors succeed alongside AI.

  • Did you know there's a difference between a performance review and a salary review?

    • Nov 7, 2017

    Good performance doesn't equal a pay rise, even if there is firm assurance that the six-month review is linked to salary review. Learn more about the difference between them.

  • Train yourself to avoid email overload

    • Oct 31, 2017

    Want to save time at work? Rethink your approach to email. That’s the message from productivity experts, who themselves follow strict rules for when and how they read and reply to email messages.

  • Productivity techniques to conquer your to-do list

    • Oct 31, 2017

    When feeling overwhelmed by an ever-expanding to-do list, many of us make the mistake of trying to plough through as much as we can, without pausing to think about how best to use our time.

  • 8 tips for leaving your job on good terms

    • Oct 31, 2017

    Most professionals switch jobs during their careers. But how do you leave on good terms and maintain your own reputation and brand?

  • What to do when your dream job falls short of your job expectations

    • Oct 3, 2017

    When the disappointment sets in, you may be tempted to throw in the towel and move on. But that may not be the best solution.

  • Does your CV appeal to humans and machines?

    • Aug 22, 2017

    I’m not a huge fan of the Terminator films but I’m led to believe that the machines had taken over the world and good (or bad) old Arnie was sent back in time to alter history with Kyle Reese as his main adversary.