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Are You A/B Testing Your CV?

You know as a candidate your CV has one objective.  To get you invited to the job interview. Sounds really simple in theory.  In practice it’s a whole lot tougher. Creating a good CV is difficult.  There’s plenty of advice out there.  Yet for some accountants and professionals it can be a struggle. I’ve reviewed a lot of […]

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Take The Time To Craft A Good Covering Letter or Note

40 years ago when I started out in my accounting career, the job application process was very different. Newspapers were the primary source of job adverts.  Some may have used professional journals. Back then using recruitment consultants wasn’t that common. Fast forward to current times (2020). The internet has made advertising a job easy.  There are numerous job boards.  […]

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How To Avoid Getting Rejected At The Job Application Stage

If you are to secure a job your first hurdle to get over is getting an invitation for interview.  In the early stages of your career it can be slightly easier than when you become more senior.  Nevertheless it is still tough to avoid getting rejected at the first stage in the job selection process. […]

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5 Reasons Why You Might Not Be Getting Promoted

If you are a manager, aspiring manager, leader or aspiring leader, I am guessing that you are always on the lookout for your next career progression opportunity. On the other hand, you might find that you are not getting promoted to the next level even though you think you are ready. So what might be stopping you?

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