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How to Handle Job Interview Questions About a Lack of Experience

You apply for a role that you believe you are a good but not a perfect fit.  You get the invitation to go along for an interview. So far so good.  The interview is going well.  You feel you have built up good rapport with the person who is interviewing you. Then it gets to the […]

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With So Much Advice Available Why Do Accountants and Professionals Still Struggle In Job Interviews?

Do a Google search on the term “Best job interview tips” and you will discover there is no shortage of advice available. In fact a search on that specific term will give you over 8million responses. With so much advice available why do accountants and professionals still struggle in job interviews? I believe there are several reasons. Reason 1: […]

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How To Ensure You Effectively Prepare For Your Next Accounting Job Interview

Job interviews are strange in some respects.  From your perspective as a candidate you are making a decision on where you are going to spend a significant part of your awaken hours.  From an employers’ perspective it’s a major investment decision.   It’s not just your salary cost.  There are other costs that could include:National insurance contributionsPension contributionsBonusesCar […]

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What You Can and What You Can’t Influence In Job Interviews

Getting through the initial selection process and getting the invite to interview for the job is a significant achievement. Your CV, LinkedIn profile and other marketing activities has achieved the result you wanted.  Now it’s just a case of converting the invite into a job offer.  It shouldn’t be that difficult should it? Take a look at the […]

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How To Do Your Research Before A Job Interview

You get the call or the email to say that you are being invited for interview for a job that you really want. Potentially great news.  Of course you want to do some research. But do you know how to research effectively before a job interview? Let me show you how in this short video Enjoyed the video?  […]

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What To Wear To Your Next Job Interview To Be More Confident and Make A Great First Impression

Expert insights from styling and image expert Sally Smy of Queen Bee Styling on dressing for success in job interviews As an accountant or professional you are ambitious. You want to get ahead in your career. Job interviews are part and parcel of climbing the career ladder. Chances are you do a lot of preparation.  […]

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