Tag Archives: Tips for getting a job

5 simple ways to improve your job search

Job hunting is never fun nor easy. If you’re unemployed you have the pressure of trying to find something as quickly as possible and while you can afford to be choosy if you’re still employed, it can be incredibly difficult … Continue reading

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Five great reasons to work in finance

Whether you’re a recent graduate or you’re considering a career change, there are many benefits of working in finance. From an impressive starting salary to fantastic career progression opportunities, below we have highlighted just a few great reasons to consider … Continue reading

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What are the benefits of working for a small company?

Many of us are automatically drawn to the idea of working for a big company and while it is of course great to get a well-known brand on your CV, working for a smaller company can be just as beneficial … Continue reading

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Five reasons why you’re not getting job interviews

If you’re applying for job after job but aren’t being called in for interviews, it’s time to think about why this could be. Sometimes it’s something as simple as not writing out a cover letter but other times the answer … Continue reading

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Which accountancy role is right for you?

Accountancy is a fantastic industry to get into. If this is the career path you wish to go down however, it’s important to remember that today’s accountants are much more than just bookkeepers or auditors. As a financial specialist, you … Continue reading

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Five great ways to sell yourself at a job interview

Few of us are experts when it comes to boasting about our skills and achievements which is why job interviews so often feel like an incredibly stressful and daunting experience. The bad news is that if you really do want … Continue reading

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The best answers to some of the most common interview questions

No matter how many job interviews you’ve had, they still always seem to be a nerve-wracking experience. One of the best ways to hide your nerves however is to prepare. Below we have listed some of the most commonly asked … Continue reading

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Six attributes of a great employee

Whether you’ve just started a new job, you’re working towards getting a promotion or you simply want to impress your manager, below are six attributes of a great employee which are bound to get you noticed. Ambitious Every company wants … Continue reading

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What recruiters really want to see on your CV

If you’re spending hours applying for jobs every day and you never hear anything back, there’s a strong possibility that your CV simply isn’t appealing to recruiters. Hiring managers are often bombarded with hundreds of applications every time they advertise … Continue reading

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The phrases that are letting your CV down

With the number of finance vacancies set to rise in 2016, this is a fantastic time if you’re a candidate looking for a new job. Whether it has been a while since you were last on the market or you … Continue reading

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