Career Change Questions

As we head towards the end of the year, it is quite normal to find oneself pondering how the new year should go and what opportunities it might bring. For some, the prospect of a career change comes into question. The advent of the internet and the possibilities it...

Video Call Interview Etiquette

Love ’em or hate ’em, Skype/Google Hangouts/GoToMeeting interviews are becoming more and more popular in the hiring process. Chances are you have either had one or will at some point in the future. Live video interviews are often dreaded for a few reasons...

Go for the Big 4 or stay small?

You’ve made it through your finals at long last. Having spent blood, sweat and tears getting there, you now have your accounting degree. There’s no time to relax yet, though. Next up, the all-important decision of where to do your SAICA articles. A no-brainer, right?...

Getting a balance between work life and home life

No matter how hard we try, getting and maintaining a healthy work-life balance can be a tall order. It might be that your job is incredibly busy, it might be that you love your work and want to spend as much time immersed in it as you can, it might be that your home...

“Do you have any questions for us?”

There comes a time in every interview that candidates either love or hate. That moment when your interviewer says ‘Do you have any questions for us?’. It might be that you have a million, or it might be that you have none at all. You know it looks bad to...