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Jan 14 2019

Thank you to everyone involved in our year-long fundraising campaign for Maggie’s Centres!

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One of our senior colleagues, who received a life-changing cancer diagnosis while pregnant with her son, has thanked her ‘incredibly generous’ colleagues, clients and contacts after our year-long fundraising campaign. Paula McAllister, Senior Manager in our Dundee office and mum to one-year-old Rhys, was diagnosed with bowel cancer in August 2017, when she was seven more

Dec 17 2018

The road from Aeronautical Engineering to EQ

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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

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

Sep 25 2018

#TalentTuesday – Scott Greig

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Where and what did you study at University? University of Dundee – Accountancy and Finance with Management Information Systems. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? I really enjoyed Maths and Accountancy at high school and it seemed like a solid career path that would open a lot of doors in later life. Why more

Sep 18 2018

#TalentTuesday – Rachel Matthew

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Where and what did you study at University? Accounts with Finance at Dundee University. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? Maths was my strong subject at school and I also really enjoyed business management, so thought an accountancy career would be a good fit for me! I also tried nursing for a year more