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Dec 17 2018

The road from Aeronautical Engineering to EQ

Categories: EQ NewsPeople

Each year, we recruit a new batch of trainees and the majority of the 2018 intake of seven, who are spread across our offices in Dundee, Forfar, Glenrothes and Cupar, are accountancy / finance graduates. However, when it comes to our trainee ‘wishlist’, we are seeking more than financial prowess. As part of our commitment more

Nov 23 2018

Tay Cities Deal – Economic boost for the “Home of EQ”!

Categories: EQ News

This week saw the historic Tay Cities Deal, the initiative aimed to fund more than 20 major projects across Angus, Dundee, Perth & Kinross and North East Fife, formally signed at an event in Perth. It commits the UK and Scottish governments to investing a combined £300m in the region over the next 10-15 years, more

Nov 20 2018

A sincere thank you for your continued support!

Categories: CharitiesEQ News

As the end of our year of fundraising draws near, we reflect back on our continued fundraising efforts for our charity of the year – Maggie’s Centres – and want to take this opportunity to say thank you for the continued support, especially after the success of our recent EQ Charity Ball! We were overwhelmed by more

Nov 14 2018

We raised £16,000 at our EQ Charity Ball in aid of Maggie’s Centres!

Categories: CharitiesEQ News

We are thrilled to announce that we have managed to raise almost £30,000 for Maggie’s Centres this year, with our latest fundraising effort, a celebratory Charity Ball at the weekend. Around 170 guests attended our first Charity Ball at Dundee’s Apex City Quay Hotel and Spa on Saturday 10 November 2018. With a silent auction, raffle and more

Oct 23 2018

#TalentTuesday – Joanna Smith

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Where and what did you study at University? University of Dundee – MA Joint Honours History and Contemporary European Studies and then I went on to study a Masters, graduating with an MSc in Applied Computing. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? I wasn’t sure of the career path I wanted to take more

Oct 16 2018

#TalentTuesday – Kelly Meiklejohn

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Where and what did you study at University? Accountancy at University of Dundee. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? I liked Maths at school so accountancy seemed like a good career option. Why did you choose to apply to EQ Accountants to complete your professional qualification? Having had no previous work experience in more

Oct 9 2018

#TalentTuesday – Lauren Carroll

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Where and what did you study at University? I studied Scots Law at the University of Dundee. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? I was a part time bookkeeper during my University degree and as a result I more or less fell into accountancy. From my time in my bookkeeping position, I found more

Oct 2 2018

#TalentTuesday – Laura Dorward

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Where and what did you study at University? Mathematics and Financial Economics at University of Dundee. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? I wanted to use my degree but also gain further qualifications. Accountancy was a perfect fit. Why did you choose to apply to EQ Accountants to complete your professional qualification? I more