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How to manage your career during a downturn

If the country you are based in is going through a downturn, a range of resources are available from the Library & Information Service to help you re-assess your future plans and recession-proof your career.

What's on this page?

  • Online articles
  • Further resources
  • Useful links
  • Books and articles from the library

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Online articles

The ICAEW Library & Information Service provides access to a range of articles in full text from leading business, finance and management journals. This resource is available to ICAEW members, ACA students and other entitled users.

You will need to be logged-in to the website to gain full access to the range of articles available online.

Further resources

The Library & Information Service also maintains dedicated subject pages on the following:

Useful links

Accountancy and finance career consultancy
If you're looking for one-to-one advice on your CV or with taking your career forward, ICAEW provides a career consultancy service to members.

CABA: Work
Tips and advice from the Chartered Accountants' Benevolent Association on dealing with work-related issues.

Top recession-beating tips for your job hunt
Article in the Telegraph published in April 2012.

To find out how you can borrow books from the Library please see our guide to book loans.
You can obtain copies of articles or extracts of books and reports by post, fax or email through our document supply service.

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