How to make the Move from Practice to Industry as a Newly Qualified Accountant

21st September 2017

As a newly qualified accountant, there will likely come a time when you start to question the career path ahead of you. One of the decisions you’ll have to make is whether you want to stay in Practice Accountancy, or move to a role within Industry.… Read more >>

Why there’s Never been a Better Time to Job Hunt in Essex

6th September 2017

The Essex Economic Commission has recently put together a report on the greater Essex economy with a bid to double its output to £60 billion in 8 years’ time. The report reveals the county’s economic strengths and weaknesses, and sets out the ambitious plan to achieve 3% growth by 2025. This would make the county the fastest growing economy in the country!… Read more >>

5 Steps for Developing your Company’s Future Leaders

23rd August 2017

For any business to be successful, it must have effective leadership in place. As such it’s imperative that you identify future leaders, and train and develop your staff at all levels. This will ensure that key expertise and experience are shared and not lost.… Read more >>

How to Increase your Visibility on LinkedIn

2nd August 2017

If you’re currently in the process of job hunting, you’ll more than likely know that LinkedIn is an excellent tool for getting your CV out there.  It’s a social platform designed with professional presence in mind, and is an excellent way to connect with colleagues and / or potential employers and recruiters.… Read more >>

We’ve Moved!

13th July 2017

We’re pleased to announce that as of Monday 10th July 2017, our Ipswich team are moving offices. Our Ipswich office can now be found at the Three Rivers Business Centre on Felixstowe Road.… Read more >>

How to make the Step Up to Financial Controller

28th June 2017

If you’re looking to make the step up to Financial Controller in the near future, there are certain skills that a potential employer will look for when deciding whether to offer you the role. Your route to this position thus far may be different from that of the candidates that you’re competing against. However, to make the next step you’ll need to demonstrate a certain skillset.… Read more >>

What does a Hung Parliament mean for Recruitment?

15th June 2017

Following on from last Thursday’s general election, the UK is potentially in a period of great uncertainty. With the Conservative party failing to gain a majority and therefore forming a minority government with the DUP, we find ourselves with a hung parliament and the world will be watching with interest how the next few weeks and months pan out.… Read more >>

How will the General Election Affect Recruitment and Employment?

7th June 2017

In the midst of all of the current political uncertainty, one thing’s for sure: on Thursday the 8th June 2017, as a nation, we will be going to the polls. There’s a lot of speculation as to what the outcome of the general election will do to recruitment and employment. We’ve been looking at the various policies being offered up by each of the political parties to see what might happen over the next few weeks and months ahead, … Read more >>

Executive Networking Lunch Success

26th May 2017

We’re really pleased to report that our recent executive networking lunches were well received and enjoyed by all. Both of the events, held at the Suffolk Food Hall and Little Channels, Chelmsford, were enjoyed by 50 Senior Commercial Executives across both dates.… Read more >>

What should you do if you fail a Professional Exam?

4th May 2017

If you have your heart set on a career in finance, there will come a time probably sooner rather than later when you will be required to sit a professional exam. From the ACCA for accounting roles through to the CISI if you wish to work in securities and investments, professional exams are unavoidable in the world of finance.… Read more >>