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8 Reasons You Will Not Be Promoted Next Year. Anyone Of Them Could Be A Career Killer

Published 26 days ago by Medet Ali
Regardless of the industry that you’re in, climbing the career ladder is an ongoing priority that holds a central role in your definition of success. Consequently, then, there’s no greater source of frustration than being continually overlooked for promotion, especially when y... Read More →

How To Avoid Burnout At Work And Boost Your Productivity And Motivation

Published 3 months ago by Emma P
Have you ever finished a week at work and collapsed into your sofa feeling like you’re so burnt out? You’re so grateful for a couple of days off because you physically and mentally can’t handle any more days of work. If you’ve ever felt like this, then the chances are you suff... Read More →

This Is The Formula For Success Explained In 8 Sentences.

Published 4 months ago by Medet Ali
Winners approach their work like a pro. They don’t base their activity on how they are feeling. They understand that to succeed you need to invest in yourself and plan for your success. They know it’s about consistency. They don’t feel sorry for themselves when times are tough... Read More →

Why Do So Many Recruiters Never Listen To You?

Published 4 months ago by Medet Ali
“Why do these idiots keep telling me about jobs I have no interest in? I have told them what I want, why won’t they listen? Why won’t recruiters listen?” Does that sound familiar? You can spend anything up to an hour explaining to a recruiter what is important to you. You can ... Read More →

Contact us to secure your next ATT/CTA tax job in the UK

Published 5 months ago by Medet Ali
We spend most of our time at work, even more time than we spend with our family, so it becomes much more than just a job. The job we do each day is one way we define ourselves, our value and how others perceive us. Not just in terms of our salary, but also the culture we work ... Read More →

High paying personal tax jobs in the fastest growing firms in the UK.

Published 7 months ago by Medet Ali
The Benefits of Working for a Fast Growing Firm Working for a firm that has limited growth potential will severely curtail your ability to advance. This is an obvious statement, but one that often gets ignored. Fast growing firms will need to hire and promote. If your team is ... Read More →

How To Ask For A Pay Raise In An Accountancy Firm And Actually Get One You Are Happy With

Published 8 months ago by Medet Ali
If you are looking to negotiate a pay rise within your firm, it’s important that you put together a well thought out approach first. In order to sit your manager down and ask for a pay rise, you need to be able to justify why you are worthy of one. So what do you do to get tha... Read More →

How To Prepare For A Competency Based Interview

Published 8 months ago by Medet Ali
Congratulations! You’ve landed yourself an interview… but now the nerves are kicking in. You were probably expecting the standard face to face interview, but you’ve just discovered it’s going to be a competency-based interview and you’ve probably got a few questions about what... Read More →

What This Little Known King Who Ruled Over 2000 Years Ago Can Teach You About Leadership.

Published 10 months ago by Medet Ali
Leadership lessons from Ashurbanipal, King of the world, King of Assyria I recently visited the British museum to see the fantastic exhibition on the life of King Ashurbanipal. King Ashurbanipal of Assyria (r. 669–c. 631 BC) was at the time the most powerful man on earth. A wa... Read More →

Better Hiring Decisions: The Power of Executive Recruiting

Published 10 months ago by Medet Ali
Executives depend on the quality of their people to achieve their corporate and personal career goals. It is an old adage – and a true one – that the best jockey cannot win races if he only rides slow horses. A better understanding of the skills and abilities of executive recr... Read More →