Author: Stephen Atherton

Stephen is a Banking & Finance recruitment specialist. Coming from an analyst background, Stephen believes it is important to structure an understanding of a client’s sector within the local and global economy, their organisation within the industry, and the role within the organisation. With this detailed understanding, Stephen is a firm believer in finding the best solution, not just any solution, and measures his success by the longevity of placed candidates and the appreciation and repeat business from clients.
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Compare the pair indeed!

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EOFY – trivia, observations and reflections

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Does a work legacy matter?

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Managing funds with a social conscience

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Would you want to work part-time if you could?

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Transitioning from Executive to the Boardroom – 6 key factors to consider

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