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  • Your profile should be forward looking. It is about what you will bring to a future employer.
  • In this early stage of your career you can consider every experience you have including academic, voluntary, any office based work or other projects or initiatives you have been involved in.
  • There are two generally recognised structures for a CV.
  • “It’s not what you do, it’s how well you do it”. It may be a cliché, but like most clichés, there is a strong ring of truth to it.
  • There is one thing that most people within recruitment agree on and that is that it is generally better to keep your CV short.
  • When being interviewed, don’t ignore the warning signs that tell you to think twice before accepting a job offer
  • How do you strike that delicate balance between self-belief and over-confidence at a job interview?
  • We explore the importance of planning the first 30 days in a new job, in order to get you off to the best possible start.
  • You aced the interview and managed to snare your dream job in accountancy but now it’s showtime on your first day in the office. So how to you go about ensuring you hit the ground running?

  • We meet Angela Dong, global vice president and GM at Greater China Nike, and discover how becoming a fully qualified ACCA member has helped with her career success
  • There are only so many hours in the working day, but with a few tweaks to the way you work and organise yourself, you can achieve a real productivity boost

  • Discover why trainee accountant Ciara Fagan chose an ACCA apprenticeship
  • The ACCA Qualification can open doors all around the world, with many potential employers seeing it as a seal of approval and proof that you are a safe pair of hands. But while they might be keen to employ you, what can you do to make sure they are the right organisation or practice for you?
  • What are the most effective ways to forge healthy working relationships in a new role?
  • Who better to ask than recruiters and HR professionals?
  • How to build your professional profile.
  • Being punctual matters because it creates a good impression, so here's how to up your game.
  • We look at the ways you can boost your self-belief, in order to fulfil your potential
  • Commercial awareness is a vital component of the accountant’s skillset. Employers commonly want to see evidence of it during an interview, which may range from displaying knowledge of their commercial operations to a general awareness of the marketplace and economic climate. But how do fledgling ...