All Careers Advice

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  • Rapid change in technology has become the biggest source of pressure on company finance and accounting teams.
  • Employers want to see their employees succeed, and prefer to avoid losing financial performers.
  • 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.