The Library provides full text access to a selection of key business and reference eBooks from leading publishers. eBooks are available to logged-in ICAEW members, ACA students and other entitled users.
The essential guide to business etiquette
The book is aimed at staff who need to build their communication and networking skills to progress in their careers. It includes chapters on job interview etiquette, business dress, office politics, social and cultural sensitivity, electronic communication etiquette, written communication and presentation, dining, entertaining, meetingsm, travel, and cultural issues encountered in international travel.
Career cowards guide to interviewing
A step-by-step guide to interview technique, written especially for those candidates who feel that their best qualities don't always come across at interview.
Brilliant job hunting
Practical advice on job hunting and how to get the job you want. Covers analysis of your needs as an individual, identifying the type of job you want, where to look for that job, compiling your CV and performing well at interviews.
Sabbaticals pay off
Paid sabbaticals allow employees to recharge and and boost retention, development and training at little cost.
Finding the 'on-ramp': Women who seek return to corporate life face hurdles
Article looking at how successful women are at returning to the work force after a career break.
I retired. Now how do I unretire?
Article providing information to retirees who would like to return to work.
Industry and company research
Once you've narrowed down the industry you'd like to work in, or even have an interview lined up, you'll want to carry out some more detailed research. The ICAEW has the tools that can help you.
Researching an industry
Starting out in a new sector? Find out all you need to know to prepare you for interview with our range of business and industry guides and industry profiles.
Company reports and profiles
Interview coming up? Be prepared for interview questions with a thorough background knowledge of your potential employer.
Resources, guidance and advice from ICAEW on career progression, career breaks and redundancy, finding a job and working internationally.
Back to the workplace
Events and advice from ICAEW for career breakers.
Tips and advice from the Chartered Accountants' Benevolent Association on dealing with work-related issues, including returning to work.
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