Category Archives for How to Achieve More Career Success

4 Success Foundations In Marketing And Selling Yourself In Job Market

It is without doubt a little more challenging in the job market right now.  At the same time there are still plenty of opportunities for good accountants. While there is a lot of advice out there, the reality is success in the job market comes down to being able to market and sell yourself effectively. […]

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How To Have A Great Career In Accountancy

Most of us start out in our working life with high aspirations of what we want from our career.  Chances are we will have invested a huge amount of time, money and energy in getting professionally qualified.  Yet despite all of this, many accountants really struggle to have the great career that they desire. So […]

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5 Reasons Why Accountants Hit The Career Glass Celing

We all know that people who have made the effort to get professionally qualified in accountancy are highly talented people with huge potential. Despite this a huge number of them quickly hit the career glass ceiling and never realise anything like their personal and earning potential. Having worked in accountancy for over 25 years and […]

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10 Barriers To Getting Ahead In Your Career

Most people start their career with huge expectations and perhaps even bigger things they want to achieve. Some go on to achieve great success but others, particularly those from professional backgrounds, often struggle. So what are some of the barriers that stop people getting ahead in their career?

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7 Keys To Getting Unstuck And Getting Ahead In Your Career

As a highly qualified and highly capable professional, you know that you are good at what you do. Over the years I have seen many great professionals getting stuck in their quest to climb the career ladder. So what can you do to get yourself unstuck and to get ahead in your career?

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7 Barriers To Successfully Marketing and Selling Yourself In The Job Arena

If you want to be successful in your career you have to be able to market and sell yourself.  While many understand that this really matters they still can find it a struggle.  So what are some of the 7 key barriers that people have to marketing and selling themselves in the job arena? Lack […]

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Personal PR – How To Fly Your Own Flag

On many occasions of any career, there are times where it’s vital to represent yourself fully. To make the best publicity you can for ‘yours sincerely’. And there are easy tactics you can use.

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How To Achieve Career Success

Many professional people get qualified in their chosen field, ready to fulfil their promise, and somehow end up getting stuck. While there might be no blueprint that will provide you with the sure-fire way to achieve career success, there are some things you can do to boost your chances in my experience. Get a breadth […]

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4 Top Tips For Achieving Success in 2010

Set a few key goals   Like to do lists we are all tempted to come up with a long list of goals.  But remember that achieving a goal requires investment of time, energy, effort and maybe money.  In a 52 week year you can only achieve so much, so choose wisely when it comes […]

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12 Quick Career Success Tips

Think building blocks- skills, talents,strengths that you assemble as you progress your career Ensure employability through continuing education and professional development Think roles rather than just jobs Market yourself and what you have to offer Be resilient – leave your ego behind Stay culturally current Be a compelling communicator Find a mentor or coach Build […]

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