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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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Finding Your Unique Selling Points

You see an accounting or other professional role advertised. You apply and are called for interview.  So far so good. Deep down you know the following:You have a lot to offer.The competition will be strong.You can all do the job to a technically competent level.Armed with this you know that you are going to have to stand […]

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How Long Does It Typically Take To Find A New Job In Accounting?

You are ready to take the next step in your accounting career.  When I’m approached by accountants looking for support to land their next job, one of the most common questions I’m asked is this oneHow long does the process typically take? It’s a great question.  Of course people are often surprised when I share what […]

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Making A Good First Impression In Job Interviews

You never get a second chance to make a good first impression, especially when it comes to job interviews. A good interviewer won’t jump to conclusions.  Sadly a lot of the time those interviewing accountants for roles often have limited experience. As a result they can often make their mind up quickly about a candidate.  Then spend […]

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Five Quick Solutions To The “I Don’t Know How” To Get More Job Interview Invites Problem

You are ready to take the next step in your accountancy career.  As you are qualified, have some great experience and a track record of achievement it shouldn’t be that difficult. A few months down the line your progress is slow.  You apply for roles.  A lot of the time you hear nothing and get […]

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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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