Monthly Archives: September 2015

How can you get valuable work experience?

Getting on the career ladder in your chosen field can be extremely difficult, especially when recruiters will want you to have some work experience. But getting working experience is a crucial way of getting yourself noticed in the job search

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The Joys and Challenges of Working Abroad

Working abroad can bring many benefits to your CV in today’s competitive international job market. Research conducted by the Harvard Business Review found that people with international experience are better problem solvers and display more creativity. Investigo, specialist finance and

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Career Advice Q&A Twitter Session

GAAPweb and Personal Career Management held a Twitter Q&A session, providing career advice to job seekers. Corinne Mills, Managing Director at Personal Career Management, answered questions sent through with #AskCorinne. Here is a roundup of some of the questions we

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Finance and Accountancy candidates in demand

According to the KPMG REC report, the number of people looking for a job in August fell at the sharpest rate for a year. In a candidate market, employers need to offer more to recruit the best talent; salaries increased

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The gender gap – Women in Banking & Financial Services

Why are there still a small number of women in senior positions within the banking & financial world? The 30 Percent Club, who encourage FTSE 100 boards to become at least 30% female, state that just 5.5% of senior executive

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Join us at the AAT Career Event in London

Date: Saturday 26th September Time: 10am to 4pm Location: Kings College, Waterloo Campus, Franklin-Wilkins Building, London WC2R 2LS GAAPweb will be joining the AAT at their annual careers event in London on 26th September. The event is aimed at candidates

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How do professional accountancy bodies measure up?

As an accountancy & finance professional, you’ll want to ensure your professional membership provides you with the resources to support you in your career. We’d really value your opinions to help us understand your expectations of professional accountancy membership bodies.

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Join our CV Advice Twitter Q&A Session

Date: Monday 14th September 2015 Time: 1pm to 2pm Next Monday GAAPweb will be joined by career coach Corinne Mills, Managing Director of Personal Career Management. Corinne and the GAAPweb team will be available between 1pm to 2pm to answer

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