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Scotland’s Accountants in Training – 2023 Recap

Scotland’s Accountants in Training – 2023 Recap

We've just launched our 2024 'Scotland's Accountants in Training Survey', thank you to all the…
July 10, 2024
AI in Finance: Adoption Trends and Use Cases in Scotland

AI in Finance: Adoption Trends and Use Cases in Scotland

We recently surveyed Scottish finance leaders on various topics, including artificial intelligence (AI). Given the…
June 22, 2024
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Beyond Qualification: A Look at Scotland’s Accountants in Training

Beyond Qualification: A Look at Scotland’s Accountants in Training

At Ceres Financial Talent we work with accountants and finance professionals at different stages in…
November 29, 2023
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A Finance Professional’s Guide to Landing Your Next Big Role

A Finance Professional’s Guide to Landing Your Next Big Role

As a finance professional, you've already taken the vital step of engaging with top recruiters…
November 23, 2023
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“Will it look like I’ve jumped around if I change jobs now?”

“Will it look like I’ve jumped around if I change jobs now?”

"Will it look like I've jumped around if I change jobs now?" This is a…
November 9, 2023
CA Exam Setbacks? Navigating the Road Ahead for PQ Accountants

CA Exam Setbacks? Navigating the Road Ahead for PQ Accountants

In the past few weeks, several part-qualified accountants have reached out to me, expressing anxiety…
October 12, 2023
Concerns about my Suitability?

Concerns about my Suitability?

As a recruitment consultant, I cannot overstate the importance of addressing any doubts the interviewer…
September 28, 2023
Never Forget this Simple Action at Interview

Never Forget this Simple Action at Interview

As a recruitment consultant, I can't stress enough how important it is for candidates to…
September 28, 2023
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Prepping for Interview- Make the Cut with Top Employers

Prepping for Interview- Make the Cut with Top Employers

Don’t just stop at reading the company Wiki page and website when prepping for interview,…
September 28, 2023
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Boomerang hires: Why are they good to ask about at interview?

Boomerang hires: Why are they good to ask about at interview?

We all know that great people are hard to come by and even harder to…
September 28, 2023
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The ‘general chat’ (it’s not a “general chat”)

The ‘general chat’ (it’s not a “general chat”)

A recruiter’s perspective of the 'general chat’ (it's not a "general chat") Employers often describe…
September 28, 2023
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Avoiding the ‘Dead Man’s Shoes’ Trap – From Practice to Industry

Avoiding the ‘Dead Man’s Shoes’ Trap – From Practice to Industry

A common conversation I have with ambitious professionals from top-tier consultancies, practice and the Big…
September 28, 2023