Angela Dunlop

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10 Good Choices to Answer: What is your Weakness?

Still wondering what is the best way to talk about weaknesses at job interviews? It’s important to tackle this question nicely rather than saying …

15 Hacks to Ace Your Next Job Interview

Congrats! Your potential employer called you back and set up a time for a job interview. What should you do next? How can you prepare and reduce your …

Hacking

7 Body Language Mistakes That Could Ruin Your Next Job Interview [Infographic]

It’s finally the big day: you landed a major job interview. And you’re prepared for it. You’ve polished up your resume, picked out a spiffy outfit, …

Employment
Employment

The Introvert's Guide to Nailing a Job Interview [Infographic]

When people see the word "introvert," they often think of qualities that don't actually describe introverted people at all."Shy." "Quiet." Even …

Employment

22 Easy Ways You Can Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

The more you put into LinkedIn, the more you’ll get out of it. Here are 22 top tips to effectively boost your LinkedIn profile.<p>1. Must Do: Keep Your …

Thought Leadership

9 common words too many people spell wrong on their résumé

Any hiring manager will tell you that when it comes to your résumé, proper spelling is critical to making a good impression.<p>The average job recruiter …

Employment

Diageo tops UK corporate governance ranking of largest public firms while GlaxoSmithKline comes last

Drinks giant Diageo has been named the best large UK-listed company for corporate governance, but pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline was judged to …

London Stock Exchange

Xero - it’s time for accountancy to break out of the dark ages

Britain’s accountancy firms have been urged to embrace new technology to bring their profession out of the dark ages and into the modern world.<p>That’s …

Accounting

4 Ways to Sell Yourself in Your Next Job Interview

What does it mean to perform well during an interview? Well, you’ll need to show that you have the right background and experience, as well as being …

13 Easy LinkedIn Hacks That Will Boost Your Profile Views

The more you put into LinkedIn, the more you’ll get out of it.<p>Here are 13 tips to improve your LinkedIn profile.<p>1. Must Do: Keep Your Profile Basics …

Thought Leadership

4 ways introverts can network successfully

When you connect with the right people, you open the door to new opportunities and get to learn from their experiences. The problem, however, is that some folks struggle to network more so than others.<p>Introverts, in fact, often dread the idea of networking, so much so that they avoid it …

Personality

Blockchain the Future of Audit and What It Means for Businesses

The ability to track and transfer value, in the form of money or assets, in a secure, real-time way, similar to how we transfer information today, …

Transforming internal audit through data analytics

Big Data

There’s no room for blurring ethical rules in accounting profession

The massive public opinion backlash experienced by politically implicated persons in the accounting profession, demonstrates the risk of reputational …

Behavior

Rejection and the Job Search

One of my favorite pages from <i>What Color is Your Parachute</i> describes what the job search looks like: the word “<i>No</i>” is printed over and over filling …

5 LinkedIn Tips From an Avid LinkedIn User

illustrade / Pixabay<p>“So what’s your plan after graduation?” This is arguably the most dreaded question a person can ask a college student. Roughly …

InterAct

These are the most hilarious lies people have put on their resumes

Three in four HR managers tell CareerBuilder they’ve caught lies on resumes.<p>It’s crazy how many people are lying on the job.<p>A whopping 75% of HR …

Employment

Financial watchdog drops probe into PwC over Tesco accounting scandal

The UK’s financial watchdog has closed its investigation into PwC over the Tesco accounting scandal.<p>The Financial Reporting Council has been probing Tesco’s accounts for 2012, 2013 and 2014 for two and a half years.<p>It has now dropped the inquiry into PwC’s role as auditor, saying there was “not a …

Career: 11 tips to ace your phone interview

We spoke to the experts at Net Credit and collected these hacks to help you perform well in your phone interview. Most companies, especially in the …

How To Get A Job When You're Not Technically Qualified

One of the hardest things about jumpstarting your career is that even if you've been a valuable member of smaller groups and institutions like …

Employment

Countdown to IFRS Doomsday: The Road to Lease Accounting

Business leaders need to prepare for the financial implications that complying to the new accounting standard will have on their business.<p>With the …

Quick take: New accounting rule will deliver greater transparency in insurance sector

A new and radical international accounting standard for insurance contracts which seeks to make it easier for investors to compare how much insurers …

How artificial intelligence is set to transform the accounting industry

Artificial intelligence has already begun to impact on our everyday lives and the technological revolution we are witnessing is set to transform the …

HMRC to pilot digital income and expenses reporting

The pilot will be open to selected businesses and accountants from this month.<p>The Making Tax Digital for Business (MTDfB) pilot starts this month …

Rethinking the audit

Today's audit profession is driving exciting and unprecedented changes that are fundamentally evolving the role of the auditor and how audits are …

Blockchain, accounting and audit: What accountants need to know

Among the many disruptive technology trends impacting the way we do business, blockchain is one that is less well known within the accounting …

Blockchain

Career Coach: Your success likely depends on people you don’t know — yet.

I am writing this article with an assumption that you want to grow in your career. It is impossible for you to accomplish this without other people. These people could be collaborators, teammates, customers, suppliers, bosses, advisors, mentors, family, friends and most likely people you do not yet …

Employment

Emotional Intelligence: The Skill Your Business Can't Live Without | Inc.com

Gone are the days when you could put all your focus on being a master of your craft, and everything else in your business would just fall into place.<p>Business is about people. So whether you run a Saas, service, or online business, you have to engage and interact with people, your customers, …

Emotional Intelligence