STAND OUT advice from Spencer Wright of Dains

By |2018-03-14T22:33:02+00:00September 16th, 2014|Career development, STANDING OUT|

During the judging process for the upcoming British Accountancy Awards I spoke with fellow judge, Spencer Wright who is the Managing Partner of award winning accountancy firm, Dains. Later I mentioned my conviction that partners need to create a powerful professional impact so that they STAND OUT from the crowd. I asked Spencer what advice

How do you develop the personal and business skills you need to succeed?

By |2018-03-14T22:54:29+00:00September 2nd, 2014|Accountants, Mentoring, STANDING OUT|

Most professional advisers build up their technical competence and experience over a number of years, often also while studying and taking exams. In some professions the exams and studies endeavour to address related business and personal skills. These are invariably almost as important as the technical skills. There are some notable exceptions - such as