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Young Professionals: Take Note!

04 Jan 2018
  Valuable advice is sometimes hard to come by for a young professional setting out on a career in the legal and accountancy sectors.  Taking note of the real life experiences from those who have built a career in professional...

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How do Newly Qualified Accountants become Managers?

07 Dec 2017
  You have just completed your training contract and now a Newly Qualified Accountant – so what’s next? If your sights are set on landing a role as a Manager – do you have what it takes? Have you thought about...

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Moving In-House: A Leap Into The Unknown...

13 Nov 2017
Making the move from practice into industry in professional services can be quite daunting especially when private practice is all that you have known since training in the legal or accountancy professions. Samantha Gray has recently moved...

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How to build a worthwhile Professional Network

24 Apr 2017
“It’s not what you know, but who you know”. Whilst ‘the old boys network’ is not what it used to be and perhaps doesn’t even exist in its’ old guise there is still much to be gained from building your...

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Should diversity programmes like Aspire be common place in the financial services industry?

13 Dec 2016
  Claire Brunning, Deputy Area Director, Corporate Banking at HSBC, gives us her insight into her journey through the Aspire programme which is exlcusively aimed at females who have high progression prospects in HSBC. Earlier this...

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What should trainee accountants consider when planning the next stage of their career?

08 Dec 2016
Steph Mersh, Accounts & Business Advisory Supervisor at RSM UK and BCASS Chairman, shares her insight into what trainee accountants should consider when approaching qualification and planning the next stages of their career. First and...

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5 Game Changing Tips on what to do now you’re exam qualified

29 Nov 2016
  1. Identify your career goals: With a variety of routes to take, identifying your career goals is crucial in determining how you see your career progressing. It may be the case that you have ambitions to one day be a financial...

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Career Planning with Adlestrop Consulting

25 Nov 2016
Many people embark upon a career with little clear idea of what it can lead to and how to get the out of it. The purpose of this guide is to provide a framework for your thinking which should put you and what you are trying to achieve into some...

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How Accountancy Firms are diversifying their services and disrupting the consultancy market

18 Nov 2016
In the latest issue of ABACUS magazine, we take a look at how accountancy firms are looking to diversify by expanding their consultancy services. As the accountancy industry looks towards the future we could see firms offering HR, legal and...

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Five ‘success skills’ to drive you forward

14 Nov 2016
  Matt Bull is CEO & Founder of your success : made simple (ys:ms) who coach, educate and motivate businesses and people to achieve the success they want. Matt spent over a decade working in professional services, eight of those...

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