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  • Joining the firm in London as a financial analyst, I was soon encouraged to take the CIMA qualification, which I did as I progressed through a number of analytical roles.
  • Employers often use psychometric testing to vet potential employees and help them understand a little more about your personality and ability to fit into the role they are offering – and this type of testing is becoming increasing popular.
  • High-performing companies have figured out ways to separate themselves from their peers.
  • As a CIMA accountant or student, I’m guessing that achieving success in your career is important to you.
  • Knowing how to hire a successful candidate is an essential skill that should be picked up as you progress your career.
  • Poor time management is a huge drain on company assets, with top executives, as well as lower-level employees, spending many hours responding to email and attending unproductive meetings.
  • Our guest blogger and CIMA expert Matt Evans presents his 5 top tips to help you manage your time and priorities.
  • There are various scenarios where you could be required to present. It might be an important sales pitch for new business, a project summary in the boardroom, a training session for junior employees, or even a salary negotiation with your manager over pay and benefits.
  • Lisa Varsani (qualified ACMA) is a past AfID volunteer, she spent two weeks this year as a pro bono accounting volunteer with Strey Khmer in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Commercial environment, doing business and management culture. The Insider View of Toronto and how business is conducted around the world.
  • You can't be a successful manager unless you can lead a team. In order for organisations to thrive and achieve their potential, they need fully engaged, committed and contented workforces.
  • We examine how business is conducted in cities around the world, with local experts acting as guides, this issue features Doha.
  • We examine how business is conducted in cities around the world, with local experts acting as guides
  • Matt Miller, ACMA, CGMA, talks about the initiatives BAE Systems has put in place to develop and retain a steady stream of high-calibre talent.
  • If you've been shortlisted for a job you've applied for, then well done - this could be your big chance to progress, five tips for turning an interview into a job offer.
  • Abu Dhabi is one of the world’s richest economies: the emirate’s per-capita GDP was estimated at $106,000 last year, reports Suresh Panwar ACMA, CGMA, vice-president and manager, financial control, at Union National Bank.
  • I worked on... Launching an accountancy practice in Canada - Kanish Thevarasa FCMA, CGMA
  • Financial experts discuss the country's business and management culture.
  • Russell Reynolds Associates, an executive search firm examined survey responses from more than 3,700 executives, including 134 chief executives at large companies in North America and Europe to find the traits that separate CEO's.
  • After a holiday to Tibet Katharine Robinson's eyes were opened to an exciting new opportunity to volunteer with AFID, here's her story of working in Zambia.