Category Archives for How to Achieve More Career Success

How To Do An End Of Year Career Review

We spend a huge part of our life in work.  Many people aspire to progress in their career.  While some are hugely successful, others struggle to make progress. While many have the desire to achieve more career success, I wonder how many actually sit down and do a formal end of year review.  I know […]

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4 Foundations To Marketing and Selling Yourself In Job Market

In this short video I share my thoughts on the 4 foundations to successfully marketing and selling yourself in the job market, irrelevant of economic conditions As always please feel free to add your top tips by way of comment. Duncan Brodie helps professional people achieve more career success.

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Career Success: What Are Your Core Motivators

For most of us is the decision to work or not is pretty straightforward.  We all need to earn to live and do the things we want to do.  At the same time if we want to achieve success in our career we need to understand what our core motivators are.  It’s also important to […]

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The Key Contributors To A Successful Career

Over the years I have noticed that many people start out with high career expectations.  Some go on to meet those expectations while others struggle.  While there are many things that contribute to career success, some are more key than others. Desire This is one area that is often overlooked when it comes to career.  […]

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How To Get Ahead At Work

As a highly competent and capable professional person you know that you have a ton of potential.  Over the years I have worked with many highly talented professional people who really struggled when it came to getting ahead at work and in their career generally. So what steps can you take to help you get […]

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6 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Accepting a Job Offer

If you are an ambitious professional and want to achieve long term career success, you have to be careful about the career and job offer decisions you make.  So what questions should you ask yourself before accepting a job offer? Do I Like The People The fact is we spend more time at work than […]

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Managing Your Career

Accountants and other professionals who gain their professional qualifications have the potential to go far.  Many do and many struggle to get beyond a certain level. Once upon a time you might have been able to rely on your employer to take care of your career.  Not any more.  It’s just not your boss leaving […]

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DHL Playing The Trumpet and Career Success For Professionals

We know that people in professions whether it’s accountancy, law, medicine or some other profession have the potential to have highly successful careers.  While many go on to achieve the success that they desire, for others it is a continuous struggle. Thinking back over my career in accountancy and consultancy before I set up my […]

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What You Must Do To Keep Moving Forward In Your Career

Professional people are bright and highly talented individuals.  Yet what I have noticed is that an awful lot of them fail to realise anything like their professional potential which is both sad and a wasted opportunity. So what in my experience must professional people do to keep moving forward in their careers? Rely Less On […]

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How To Improve Your Job Search Activities

In these more demanding times clients that I work with are increasingly tell me that they are telling me that there are more and more candidates chasing each vacancy.  While you cannot influence how many people apply for a position you certainly can do some things to increase the chances of being more successful in […]

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