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Advice for Contractors – Justin Smith

Advice for Contractors – Justin Smith

July 12 2017

Justin Smith relocated to Edinburgh from Australia last year and has been contracting through Wilkinson and Associates.  Here he answers our questions about his experience of contracting since his arrival in Scotland.

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ICAS 35 CAs under 35 reaches shortlisting stage

ICAS 35 CAs under 35 reaches shortlisting stage

July 10 2017

The results are in and the shortlist for the 2017 ICAS 35 CAs under 35 has now been announced. Congratulations to all those that have been nominated and been part of the process so far, and of course to those of you who have reached this advanced stage.

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Nearing the end of your training contract?

Nearing the end of your training contract?

June 21 2017

For many ‘soon to be qualified’ accountants the next few months could be key in the grand scheme of your career. Of course whatever decision you make now won’t entirely shape the rest of your working days, but it’s an important decision nonetheless.

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Diary of a First Time Mentor - Part 3

Diary of a First Time Mentor - Part 3

June 15 2017

The next important phase of the Mentoring journey , the internship, is rapidly approaching on the horizon so I thought it would be an appropriate time to update reader(s?) on how the Career Ready mentoring programme has developed to date.

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Ash is Moving On

Ash is Moving On

June 09 2017

After ten wonderful years in Edinburgh, it’s time for me to move on to something different. In August I will be moving to Bristol with my boyfriend Andy

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Farewell to Mel

Farewell to Mel

May 26 2017

Great night out with the office last night to “celebrate” the imminent departure of our Operations Manager Melissa who sadly will be leaving us at the end of the week.

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Closed for Bank Holiday

May 26 2017

The W&A office will be closed on Monday 29th May for the Bank holiday...

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Keeping it Reel - The W&A film blog

Keeping it Reel - The W&A film blog

May 18 2017

Given we are coming into the Summer blockbuster movie season, we thought it would be fun to discuss our favourite films. This lead to some interesting conversations in the office. Here are our favourites:

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Edinburgh voted 2nd best city in the world to live

Edinburgh voted 2nd best city in the world to live

May 12 2017

Edinburgh has once again come out well in a quality of life survey but this time it’s a global one!  Edinburgh was ranked second, beaten only by Wellington in New Zealand, in a study of 47 cities published by Deutsche Bank.

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ICAS 35 under 35

ICAS 35 under 35

May 05 2017

It is that time of year again when ICAS looks for nominations for 35 leading CAs under the age of 35. The Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland’s has built and developed a truly global brand and presence and as such this is a great opportunity for those in the earlier years of their finance careers to post a marker on the world finance stage.

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