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Technical skills tests for hiring accountants and bookkeepers.  CPA's, Part Qualified, Bookkeepers and Graduates. Test the technical knowledge of your candidates. Designed by accountants, for hiring accountants.

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Here's what some of Accountests clients tell us

Noble Accounting, Los Angeles, CA

Kevin Matthews, Founder & President

"Accountests fills the critical gap of testing candidates’ knowledge rather than relying on their interview performance. Nobody should hire an accounting staff member without giving them one of these tests first."

Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

Amanda Michael, Faculty Finance

"I recently used Accountests as we were looking for a way to assess technical management accountant ability to supplement our interviews of shortlisted candidates. It helped inform our decision and would definitely use it again."

Financial Express, London UK

Ryan Rambaccussing, Group Financial Controller

"The tests were extremely valuable in providing an independent gauge of the skill level of the candidates, which played a key part in making a decision on who was right for the role.”

BDO New Zealand

Partner

"The abilities being shown by the recruited candidate correlates with the outcome of their test, and they are progressing and delivering to expectations"

PKF Mack, Perth, WA, Australia

Chris Roos, Partner

"The service offered by Accountests has been a game changer for our recruitment of professional staff. The ability to quickly assess the relevant technical skills of candidates has significantly improved our decision making process."

Lewis Brownlee, London & SE, UK

David Jones, FCCA

"Accountests has completely changed our interview process.  No longer do we waste time with the ‘talkers’ who have the gift of being amazing at interviews but who turn out to be not so great at their job!  I can honestly say that we will never give up using Accountests."

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Dealing with Stress as a Manager

By Steve Evans on Mar 03, 2021

From developing your team to making your own tough decisions, being a manager naturally comes with a lot of stress. The days when you can sit back and relax are rare. Instead, you may find yourself rushing from one project to the next, sometimes working with employees who are unpleasant, unmotivated, or disengaged. Here’s how you can deal with all the stress and keep your career and your life on track.

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Should You Hire an Overqualified Candidate?
Should You Hire an Overqualified Candidate?

By Steve Evans on Feb 17, 2021

A changing workforce has left many highly qualified professionals out of the job market. But are these candidates too qualified, or could they be the right people for the job? Asking the right questions can help alleviate hesitation and avoid pitfalls, while potentially onboarding some major talent and experience to your team.

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How to Work with a Square Peg, Round Hole Employee
How to Work with a Square Peg, Round Hole Employee

By Steve Evans on Feb 10, 2021

Cohesion is incredibly valuable in any working environment, but when a team member simply doesn’t fit, what is the best way to manage this? Asking the right questions and working to strengthen the fit can make a big difference to employee satisfaction and company cohesion.

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