EY’s flexible approach to recruiting and retaining returning professionals

about 1 month ago by Jane Lawrence

Opening up access to the profession helps to cultivate a diverse and inclusive culture that is a commercial imperative for EY. It helps to provide their clients with a breadth of perspectives and opinions. EY Reconnect, a returnship pro­gramme, is an example of the action the firm is taking; supporting professionals back into the world of work. The firm are now inviting applications for their E...



3 months ago by Pat Keogh from Pro-Tax

As a recruitment leader, I'm always asked what values a recruitment agency can add to the hiring process, compared to applying to a role directly with an organisation. The teams here at Pro-Recruitment pride themselves on covering any grey areas between clients and candidates so that they can best match the best candidates with the best organisations, making the whole recruitment process a lot ...


Partners of the future: Part 3 - Are accountancy firms nurturing the right skills to build the next generation of leaders?

5 months ago by Sandra McKinnon from Rutherford Cross

Partners of the future: Are accountancy firms nurturing the right skills to build the next generation of leaders? There is no doubt that the accountancy profession is experiencing rapid change. Advancements in digital technology, increased regulation, globalisation, and the changing needs and expectations of clients are all combining to impact the profession in new and different ways. These dra...


Is the Profession Facing a Succession Crisis? Part 2 – Why Are Millennials Choosing to Leave At Middle Management Level?

5 months ago by Sandra McKinnon from Rutherford Cross

Is the Profession Facing a Succession Crisis – Why Are Millennials Choosing to Leave At Middle Management Level? In the second in this series of blogs discussing the results of a year-long study into the attitudes of millennial accountants on reaching the top ranks of the Profession, we look at why so many millennial accountants are choosing to leave the Profession at middle management level. F...


Is The Profession Facing a Succession Crisis? - Part 1

6 months ago by Sandra McKinnon from Rutherford Cross

Blog Series: Is the Profession facing a succession crisis? Study reports 71% of millennial accountants in regional firms don’t currently aspire to reach Partner level In 2017 Rutherford Cross conducted a study into the issues surrounding succession planning in regional firms alongside the award-winning University of Strathclyde Business School MBA programme. Based on observations gathered throu...


Autumn Budget 2017

7 months ago by Charlie Scott

Our tax lawyers have been working through the night to bring you expert analyis of the #AutumnBudget You can read more here: Autumn Budget 2017



7 months ago by Charlie Scott

What does the future hold for the tax profession? With the burden of ever-expanding, complex legislation and the increasing trend of moving business activities online or using electronic methods to deliver services, as well as a growing need to recruit and retain suitably trained staff, digitisation – and the way it is implemented – is understandably a subject that many have very strong views a...


How to Resign - A Simple 4 Step Guide

9 months ago by Amy Thomas from Brewer Morris

Whether you have moved jobs before or if this is your first time, resigning from a role can be a daunting task. Ideally, you want to leave your employer on the best of terms. Summarised below are the key points on the resignation process enabling you to manage this in the best possible way. Resignation Letter There is no need to write a descriptive resignation letter, but it still must be forma...


Mastering the skill of being interviewed

10 months ago by Kerry McLaughlin

Being interviewed is certainly something that comes naturally to some whereas others struggle. However, even the most confident of interviewees have noticed that the format of an interview has changed over the years and the way in which the preparation is undertaken needs to evolve in the same way interview styles have. ‘What will the format of my interview be?’ is a question I am regularly ask...


Brewer Morris Charity Football Match

10 months ago by Charlotte Scott

Brewer Morris recently held its annual 5-a-side tournament at PLAYFOOTBALL in West London. Congratulations to the winners Frank Hirth who won a thrilling final against PwC. It was a great day and we would like to thank everyone who took part and helped raise money for Anthony Nolan.