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Case studies to highlight the alternative options to university

| September 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Below are a few case studies from AAT students to highlight the alternative options to university. For more details on the AAT qualification please visit the AAT website at www.aat.org.uk Arman Ali Hussain, 17, Scotland Trainee Accountant at Milne Craig Chartered Accountants I left school when I was 16 and knew I wanted to work […]

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The AAT Accounting Qualification

| September 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

AAT is the UK’s leading qualification and professional membership body for accounting staff with over 120,000 members worldwide. If you are looking for a career in finance then the AAT could be for you. Maybe you’re already working in finance but without a qualification and want to build your skills, or thinking of changing careers […]

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Five Tips to Enhance Your Accountancy Career

| September 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Maximise your accounting training with these five career study tips Getting your accounting education is without doubt the best route to a career in accounting. However, while doing so, it’s important to make the most of the time you spend in school before graduating. So many students, especially those that are close to completing their […]

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Choose an MA in Accountancy and Finance at Middlesex University

| July 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

At Middlesex University, you are given the opportunity to live and study in one the world's most exciting and cosmopolitan cities : London. The institution has been voted top in the capital and tenth in the UK for student satisfaction last year for courses such as an MSc in Accounting and Finance at Middlesex University. […]

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New website – Accountancy Profession

| July 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new site for the accountancy profession which can be found at http://www.accountancyprofession.com The new site aims to bring together in one place all the breaking headlines from across the profession providing students and accountants alike with links to the news they need to read and publishers […]

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Practical skills and Work Experience

| June 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

How Ptap is showing the way to bridge the skill gap The importance of experience through practical training as a requirement for employment has for so long been eclipsed by emphasis on studies and passing examinations, in short : by mere academic excellence. This has changed. Nowadays, all accountancy professional bodies pay attention to practical […]

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New IFRS iphone app

| May 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

AppSlides announces the release of its iPhone/iPad app “IFRS Made Mobile” IFRS Made Mobile gives accountants and financial managers easy access to over 800 pages of IFRS and IAS standards. With this app, users are only two taps away from finding all the IFRS answers they are looking for, always and everywhere. The app uses […]

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Steve's Latest Book

| April 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Steve Collings has produced a “must have" book for those of you who work in auditing or accountancy practice. Aimed principally at auditors and professional accountants, the book looks gets to the heart of the 'clarity' ISAs and is packed with real-life examples of how the auditing and accounting standards are applied in every day […]

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Resource Directory

| April 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

In response to demand we have created a new Resource Directory. This will allow you to find the best organisations to help with your studies and careers. The directory is split into the following categories:   Tuition Providers Learning and Study Aids Jobs and Careers Professional Bodies Other Resources Universities and Business Schools Training and will […]

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Farmfoods – Job Vacancy Birmingham

| April 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Farmfoods is a privately-owned company specialising in frozen food retail. From small beginnings in 1955 we have expanded to operating more than 300 stores throughout the country, with more in the pipeline. We are now offering a challenging career for a newly qualified or part qualified (final stages) accountant (ACCA/CIMA) based in our new Yardley […]

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