Careers – safe to cross

Finance professionals can traverse across a range of different sectors, so don't be afraid to change your career path

25 Nov 2009


Video: How firms can attract more graduates

Our tips on recruiting the best from the talent pool

17 Nov 2009

Grainger gives FD keys to the big office

Andrew Cunningham lands himself the top spot at residential company

15 Oct 2009

PwC boosts sustainability practice

Head of global sustainability issues says the firm has "no competitor" when it comes to environmental advisory services

06 Oct 2009

Video: Social networking and your career

How to use social network sites to land your perfect job

06 Oct 2009

Profession is failing to attract graduates

Survey finds many accountants worried about where new blood is coming from

16 Sep 2009

Tighten up your security

To maintain data and IT security, risk managers must recruit a different type of employee and search for talent in 'dark pools'

20 Aug 2009

Video: Recruitment strategy in the recession

What are the current trends in recruitment activity?

05 Aug 2009

Deloitte recruits partners to replace 40 retirees

Around 40 partners have left firm, 'broadly similar' to last year

16 Jun 2009

Cut now and you might pay later

Almost half (45%) of finance departments in businesses affected by the downturn have suffered job cuts in the past year

14 May 2009

AATV: Has the recruitment market come to an end?

Andrew Garner of Garner International and Nick Eaves of Badenoch & Clark discuss how the recruitment market is fairing during the recession

11 Mar 2009

Nine in ten CFOs plan graduate recruitment freeze, survey

Nearly half of UK CFOs expect to cut permanent staff in the next year, according to a survey from recruitment company Robert Half

10 Mar 2009

Salaries hit as job market grinds to a halt

Salaries likely to remain flat at least a year according to recruitment consultancy, Robert Half

05 Mar 2009

Accountancy Age a Business Superbrand again

Accountancy Age ranked alongside Google, Microsoft and PricewaterhouseCoopers

25 Feb 2009

Job fears recede as firms prepare to ride out recession

Staff numbers this year are expected to remain broadly unchanged as most top 20 firms say they will resist axing more jobs

19 Feb 2009

Braving it out - but things can change fast

The UK’s largest firms are holding their nerve when it comes to the decision to hold on to staff and continue graduate recruitment

19 Feb 2009

Poor job prospects pile the pressure on accountants

Financial crisis deepens the jobs gloom for UK profession

02 Feb 2009

Annual profits falling for Michael Page

International recruitment agency expects profits to fall in addition to staffing cuts

05 Dec 2008

US accountants to see pay rise

IFRS still a marketable skill for the US profession

27 Oct 2008

Apprentices, Arnie and Archos in the latest YP

September issue of Young Professional appraises the year for our Apprentices and meets new recruit David

19 Sep 2008

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How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

Leader: Baker Tilly's naming nerves

Baker Tilly's impending name change opens up a range of possiblities, writes Calum Fuller

The Practitioner: R&D tax credit boon awaits clients

The Practitioner is gobsmacked at the opportunities for tax savings that R&D credits will bring for clients

Macro View: Soaring US dollar could unleash nasty global tremors

If upward pressures on the dollar escalate, its strength could become malignant and the blessing could become a curse

Audit magnifying glass

New audit threshold reform – a threat or an opportunity?

What should smaller firms be doing to prepare for the impending audit threshold reforms? Having a strategy to work smarter, differently, than in the past is a must, writes Simon Warren

Colin: Chocolate coin meltdown

Colin ponders the impact of chocolate coins being pulled 'out of circulation'

Colin: No-go for new Tesco logo

Colin attempts a unilateral rebrand for Tesco

Taking Stock: Haslers' marathon man avoids comfort break

Better out than in for long-distance runner

Share Price Centre

Track the fortunes of UK-listed companies with our Share Price Centre

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs

Appointments to University Committees

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