All Careers Advice

  • “It’s not what you do, it’s how well you do it”. It may be a cliché, but like most clichés, there is a strong ring of truth to it.
  • There is one thing that most people within recruitment agree on and that is that it is generally better to keep your CV short.
  • Whilst some people can write their own CV – and do it very well – there are many people who struggle to write an effective CV for a number of reasons.
  • People take a career break for many reasons. But how do you reflect this in your CV? We talk to our panel of accountancy professionals to discover their top tips.
  • Showcasing good practices in public financial management from around the world. A case study of the stormwater charge initiative, implemented by the city of Mississauga.
  • It is generally not a great idea to wear other people’s shoes. However, there are exceptions. As a concept, placing yourself in the shoes of the reader is a cornerstone of good communications.
  • Giving up part way on your journey to ACCA qualification may cost you a profitable and successful career in finance.
  • There are few things we can rely upon in these uncertain times, but one thing that remains a constant is the high demand for accountancy and finance professionals worldwide
  • Ever wondered if you’ve got leadership potential?
  • Even during skills shortages, there’s no excuse for not doing your homework before an interview. For trainees in particular, competition is intense
  • Being an integration CFO requires the ability to see the big picture while juggling a multitude of time-critical tasks, as Sumathi Mohnani FCCA knows only too well
  • Get your CV appraised by a CV consultant from CV Writers
  • Strengths-based questions are getting more common at interviews. Find out what to expect and how to prepare
  • Accountant turned jewellery entrepreneur Lim Wen Ling explains how her accountancy background gave her the skills and confidence to co-found her business
  • Deloitte has set up a cognitive analytics solution centre of excellence in Singapore. What will this mean for risk management in the region?
  • ACCA - Your Global Business Partner
  • Throughout his globetrotting career, Kevin Fitzgerald FCCA, regional director for Asia at Xero, has always focused on supporting the needs of SMEs – wherever they are
  • In writing a finance CV it is important to focus it to your target jobs and make sure you keep it brief.
  • Information about how ACCA Careers works with employers in India.
  • With the cinema sector evolving constantly in the face of competing leisure options, Clara Cheo FCCA, CEO of Golden Village Multiplex, describes the challenges