What attributes do you need to be in accounting and finance?
Thinking of a career in accounting and finance? We’ve asked our clients what they look for in an ideal candidate in order to succeed.
How to handle a candidate that rejects a job offer
Perhaps the most frustrating (and resource intensive) aspect of a direct recruitment process, when you have gone through 95% of the necessary work, and right at the last minute the candidate declines the job offer.
If you have a saving grace of a second best candidate, then it may be ok. But what happens when you have to start the whole process again? Read More
Basic reference checks to ask every referee
If your company is on a recruitment drive, how can you really know who you’re going to get? Candidates could submit amazing CVs and application forms, excel at the interview stage and still end up not being the right person for the position advertised.
Eight lessons from the Apprentice to boost your career
Love it or hate it, the Apprentice is back with vengeance, as new candidates come together to compete and become Lord Sugar’s business partner and win a £250,000 investment into a potential business venture.
Whilst this may seem as far from the reality in job searching as you can get, between the tantrums and the personality clashes, there are some great dos and don’t’s to pick up for your own career or business venture. Here’s our eight favourites: Read More