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Climbing The Career Ladder: 7 Essentials

Many professional people start out on their career journey with high hopes and great intentions. They may make some progress to start with and then get stuck. So if you are a professional person who wants to get on in their career, what’s essential to your success? Know What You Want Let’s be honest how […]

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Taking Control Of Your Career And Achieving More Success

As a highly talented professional person you know that you have the potential to go far in your career.  Despite having real potential, many professional people fail to fulfil their potential. It is really easy to fall into the trap of being passive when it comes to your career.  You might have the view that […]

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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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CV Writing: Employment History

In this short audio presentation I share some thoughts on the Do’s and Dont’s when it comes to the Employment History part of your CV. Duncan Brodie helps accountants and professionals to 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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Expert Insights: Working Effectively With Recruitment Consultants

In this short series aimed at those in the accounting profession, I share some insights from specialist recruitment consultants in the accounting field. Today’s blog post is from my interview with Devya Athwal, Director of Athwal Resourcing Limited. Tell us a little bit about you and your background After gaining the ACMA qualification and core […]

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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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5 Career Barriers and What To Do About Them

Many people want to get on as far as they can in their career.  Some achieve what they want while others find it more of a struggle and some will without doubt get stuck. So what are some of the common career barriers and what should you do about them? Career Barrier 1: Qualifications Whether […]

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14 Tips to Effectively Manage Your Career

Everyone spends a significant amount of their life at work.  To get the most out of your career you need to manage it.  So what are key steps that you need to take to manage your career. Tip 1: Know what you want to achieve  When you have a career as opposed to a job, […]

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