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Advanced level papers where questions are scenario based are to encourage students to think like accountants. that is to encourage realistic solutions, based on technical knowledge as covered in the syllabus, and from earlier (related) papers. 401 more words

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Google's Eric Schmidt has these 9 rules for emailing

This post is in partnership with Time. The article below was originally published at Time.com.

By Eric Schmidt

Communication in the Internet Century usually means using email, and email, despite being remarkably useful and powerful, often inspires momentous dread in otherwise optimistic, happy humans. 991 more words


Am I good enough...for Marketing? 6 ways to become more confident

As of today having more than 7 years of marketing experience, I ask this question more and more often: Am I good enough?

Working in one of those fields that change and transform with a speed of light, questioning yourself is probably something we need to learn to live with. 575 more words

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Great Expectations - Rich's Rule #9.

Great Expectations – You Must Be Seen as Competent

It’s one thing to be competent and another thing to be perceived as such.  Being seen as competent often means you must be good on your feet, able to lead meetings, capable of speaking in front of groups and even adept at facing news cameras during a crisis or in damage control situations. 110 more words


Prove Your Worth With Social Media Even if your CEO is not On-Board…

    Social Media is a powerful tool now. It is no longer a personal outlet to entertain yourself with on your down time (of course it is still primarily used this way). 602 more words

Entrepreneur Advice From Tough Mudder’s Will Dean

In a recent interview, Will Dean sat down with Forbes to discuss his business and talk his advice for you young entrepreneurs. Dean is founder and CEO of Tough Mudder, an incredibly popular series of endurance events that are held all over the world. 306 more words


A look at the people management skills

Be it any job or any organisation, the people management skills do play an important role in the providing success to the technical skills used in the job. 306 more words