UK Apprenticeships – changing attitudes?

The shunning of university for getting a job straight from school by UK Millennials is a trend that keeps emerging in the media. But is it just media perception or a reality? A recent report by Grant Thornton suggests that more than half of current university students do not believe that having a degree guarantees a good job.  This … Continue reading UK Apprenticeships – changing attitudes?

Top Finance skills needed in 2018

We’ve explored the latest trends in the UK accountancy and finance industry to come up with a short list of must have skills that will help give you a competitive edge in your career.  Here we go… The ability to adopt, embrace and work with new technology: More advancements in technology are on their way … Continue reading Top Finance skills needed in 2018

Happy New Year from Marc Daniels

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year from Marc Daniels! When January comes around, it can often be a time of contemplation…if you are currently contemplating your next financial career move we’d love to hear from you! #JanuaryChanges #NewYearsResolution #NewJob

Our Budget Highlights for Accountants

A lot of ground was covered in yesterday’s budget.  We’ve picked out some of the major areas that were reported on by the BBC that we think are relevant to those working in accountancy and finance. Personal income and tax: Tax-free personal allowance on income tax to rise to £11,850 in line with inflation in … Continue reading Our Budget Highlights for Accountants

The Reality of Part Time working

As you’ll see from our current Jobs, unusually, we have a Part Time Financial Accountant and Part Time Administrator role that we are recruiting for at the moment. Recruiting outright for a part time role is still not the norm despite the increasing desire by many to work this way. This Guardian article explores the benefits … Continue reading The Reality of Part Time working

Some Requests from the Autumn Budget

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) has called on Philip Hammond to address 3 key areas in his forthcoming autumn budget: 1) Individual Savings Account (ISA) Initially created to simplify and create accessible savings for all, there are now a multitude of different ISAs including Junior, Help to Buy, Stocks and Shares and Cash ISAs.  … Continue reading Some Requests from the Autumn Budget

Presenting the Marc Daniels 2017 Advent Calendars…

Really excited to have just taken delivery of the 2017 Marc Daniels chocolate advent calendars. Just like the John Lewis Christmas Ad, our advent calendars are eagerly awaited each Christmas! We look forward to delivering some seasonal cheer to our clients over the forthcoming weeks.  Its Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas 

Slough named Best Place to work

We were delighted to see that Slough has just been named the best UK town to live and work in! Beating off stiff competition from Manchester and Cambridge. The cost of living, worker satisfaction, a massive redevelopment and a huge number of hot jobs helped Slough to trump its competition. Fancy working in Slough? Give us a call, … Continue reading Slough named Best Place to work

BDO recruit the best candidates by thinking outside the box

This is a really encouraging story about BDO’s own recent recruitment. A range of social and educational backgrounds have been represented by this year’s intake.  Not all are graduates. It’s great to see them breaking down barriers and making accountancy accessible to all with talent. http://bit.ly/BDOAccountants

Marc Daniels Pub Quiz lets student Chartered Accountants unwind

On Tuesday, Marc Daniels hosted a Pub Quiz for Thames Valley Chartered Accountants Student Society (TVCASS) members in Reading. After a heavy season of studying and exams, this was just what the doctor ordered. Quizzing, drinks and pub grub kept 30 TVCASS members entertained for the entire evening.  With rounds covering all sorts from “Love … Continue reading Marc Daniels Pub Quiz lets student Chartered Accountants unwind

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