The most valuable thing I have done in terms of my career is to surround myself with like-minded people in the industry and form ... by them. Mentoring, as mentioned in my blog "Five reasons mentoring is beneficial to achieving your goals", is imperative to ensure that you can achieve your career aspirations. The best … Continue reading The Millennials Series: How To Get Career Mentors
In this day in age, it is so imperative that we embrace life-long learning, whether it is in a formal or informal setting. I'm of the opinion that in order to be your best self, you need to continue to learn and develop your skill set. Despite vehemently protesting upon the completion of my Bachelor's … Continue reading The Millennials Series: How to Balance Full-time Work with Part-time Study
This article was also published on my LinkedIn. This is the final instalment of my 3 part blog series about Top Blogs and Podcasts For Accounting Students. The UK is another country into which Accodex has expanded. To better understand the accounting industry within the UK, and to be able to support our partners in … Continue reading The Millennials Series: Top Blogs and Podcasts for UK Accounting Students
This article was also published on my LinkedIn. This is part 2 of 3 of my blog series about Top Blogs and Podcasts For Accounting Students. As Accodex has Partners in the USA, I follow American accounting news pretty closely. Over the past few years, I have come across the following blogs and podcasts, and had … Continue reading The Millennials Series: Top Blogs and Podcasts For US Accounting Students
This is part 1 of 3 of my blog series about Top Blogs and Podcasts for Accounting Students. This article was also published on my LinkedIn. Knowledge is power, right? Well... knowledge is also wealth! With this wealth, you are able to make informed decisions about your career, alongside other aspects of your life. When … Continue reading The Millennials Series: Top Blogs and Podcasts for Australian Accounting Students
*This article is also available on LinkedIn. Millennial undergraduate and graduate accountants are not often given the experience to be client-facing from day 1, which is an error of judgement on the part of the employer as it does not allow them to develop their soft skills. Chris Hooper, however, provided myself and my colleagues … Continue reading The Millennials Series: Why Soft Skills are Essential for the Millennial Accountant
LinkedIn is one of the main platforms utilised by employers and recruiters when they are looking for new talent. Essentially, LinkedIn is your online resume that allows you to display your work history, education, and the skills you want to present to the wider audience, alongside enabling you to connect with like-minded individuals within your field...
Studying overseas is a life-changing opportunity. You are forced to become self-sufficient, to meet new people and experience another culture. Studying overseas was one of my favourite experiences of my undergraduate degree, and is something I highly recommend all students experiencing. Ideally, a semester-long exchange is the best way to get the most out of … Continue reading The Millennials Series: Three ways University and College students can make the most out of studying overseas