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Meet Andrew

This week, we chatted with Andrew, to learn more about his career aspirations and why he joined the African Accounting Academy. Andrew is part of our first ever Uganda cohort, which launched last week, on 17 June. Haystack: Which university are you attending and what is your major? Andrew: I graduated from the Datamine Technical …

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Interview Dos and Don’ts

In a past post, we covered how to prepare for an interview. Preparation is an important step, but only one step in the process. Once you have adequately prepared for an interview, you need to ace the actual interview! In this post, we will cover some of the Dos and Don’ts of how to conduct …

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Meet Ange

This week, we chatted with Ange, to learn more about her career aspirations and why she joined the African Accounting Academy. Ange is part of our Rwanda May 2019 Cohort, and is on track to complete the African Accounting Academy course by 10 August 2019. Haystack: Which university are you attending and what is your …

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Naming your CV

We’ve reviewed thousands of CVs over the past few years! We’ve seen CVs in applications for our training programs, for positions we’ve hired for internally at Haystack and more recently, for positions that we have assisted our clients hire for. After looking at thousands of CVs, we want to draw your attention to an issue …

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Meet Rachel

This week, we chatted with current Haystack student Rachel, to learn more about her career aspirations, why she joined the African Accounting Academy and her life outside of work! Haystack: Which university are you attending and what is your major? Rachel: My degree is from the Southern New Hampshire University, which I attended through the …

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Job searching tips

Searching for a job is exhausting. It takes constant time and effort. How can you make sure the time and effort you expend is effective? Be organized Keep a list of the positions you’ve applied for, including details like: title, company, and the date applied. This will ensure you don’t apply for the same position …

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