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Kick-start your career in finance and accountancy

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you interested in getting into a career in finance and accountancy and don’t know where to begin? Learn how to create the perfect CV, get some top interview tips and hear from those who have established their own accounting businesses at the AAT careers events in Bristol and London. Saturday 5 October – Bristol […]

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Study AAT for free with Premier Training

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Premier Training is offering one lucky student the chance to study Levels 1-4 of the AAT Accounting Qualification for free through the Premier Training Sponsorship Programme. The successful applicant will receive the opportunity to gain a highly recognised qualification in accounting without the pressure of paying training provider, awarding body or exams fees. Anyone from […]

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10 things an accountant would never say

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

‘Ten things an accountant would never say’. List provided by AAT members in this Facebook conversation: http://goo.gl/cbflQv

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Guide to setting up your own accountancy practice

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the moment it may be nothing more than a pipe dream – but each of you reading this will no doubt have at some point fantasised about running your own accountancy practice. Being the big boss means you can take on as many or as few clients as you want, without the hassle of […]

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Dealing with the Notion of ‘Useless Degrees’

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

After reading an article on how to sell your useless degree after graduating, I started thinking about the fresh-faced students who are about to embark on living in what many people like to refer to as ‘the real world.’ I read American Studies at University. When it comes to useless degrees, it’s not the craziest, […]

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Make the most of your recruitment consultant

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Had a frustrating experience with a recruitment consultant? Are they not returning your calls? We’ve all been there. AAT career coach, Aimee Bateman, offers her top four tips for getting the most out of the relationship. And she should know – she was one once. Recruiters don’t always provoke happy thoughts in the minds of […]

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Free AAT Video Lectures from First Intuition

| April 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you are looking for video lectures to aid your AAT studies then check out the free selection from First Intuition. The list covers AAT Levels 2, 3 and 4 and can be found under the menu option ‘Free Study Resources > AAT Video Lectures’. First Intuition was founded in 2007 with the aim of becoming […]

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Accounting principles and basics eBooks for free

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Online textbooks for free! Bookboon’s free online textbooks for students are focused and to the point. They are all written by highly respected professors from top universities in the world and cover a range of topics suitable for accountancy students. The complete list of 43 available titles can be found under the menu option ‘Free Study Resources […]

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PAYE film from almost 70 years ago!

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

We picked this little gem up from the @YourAAT twitter feed which we now have displayed on our site (see the homepage righthand sidebar). This is a Ministry of Information public information trailer about PAYE (Pay As You Earn) from 1944. Copyright: British Pathe. It is hard to believe that this is almost 70 years old!

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Video Recruiting on the Increase say UK HR Directors

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

With candidate shortages and recruitment challenges reportedly plaguing UK organisations, increasingly HR directors are relying on the advancement in technology to support their wider recruitment drive, according to new research1 from specialist recruitment consultancy OfficeTeam UK.  More than four in 10 (41%) UK HR directors say that compared to three years ago, they have increased […]

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