Retraining for Dynamics

Eight Ways to Retrain into Dynamics 365

For well over 17 years, Conspicuous has been at the heart of the Dynamics 365, Dynamics AX, Dynamics NAV, GP and Dynamics CRM industries. We are a recruitment agency with unparalleled knowledge and an expansive network that comprises some of the most high-profile companies in the sector. Put simply, we know Dynamics! We also know that as long as Silicon Valley continues to thrive and the digital age continues to boom, demand for software developers will remain high. And we also know that a career …

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When Is It Right to Take the Next Step in Your Dynamics 365 Career?

In any career, planning your next job move can be daunting. Careers in Dynamics 365 technology are no different. You have a clear idea of what route your resource planning software career will take and even a set end goal. At one time it was standard practice to work in just a few organisations over an entire career, but now the average person changes jobs between ten to fifteen times (with an average of 12 job moves) over their total career. For some, this ‘job-hopping’ is a way of progressing …

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Looking for a graduate job? Five growing Tech Cities outside of London

Whether you graduated this year or last, you might be starting to think about where – or even if – you’re going to move. Jobs in Dynamics can be found across the UK, as well as the rest of the world. So, with that in mind, here are the five growing tech cities outside of London bursting with  fantastic work opportunities for new and hungry graduates. Cambridge While London is undoubtedly the tech centre of the UK for the foreseeable future, Cambridge is nipping at the Capital’s toes, with …

How to find a new job

How to Find Microsoft Dynamics Jobs

The new year is upon us, and as we all know, the changing of the years can make a good excuse to shift from one role into the next. Whether you’re straight out of college or your first apprenticeship and ready to find a permanent role. Whether you’ve been working as an end user building a bespoke Dynamics implementation and the project has come to its (hopefully successful) conclusion, or you work for a Microsoft partner and are looking for your next challenge, taking the next step in your career …

ERP in 2013

Over the last 15 years there seems to be a general trend of consolidation within the market. The number of solutions available to the SME market seem to be both getting much more sophisticated as you would expect over time but also the choice seems to be becoming far more limited in terms of vendors. 15 years ago Conspicuous would regularly have a stand at Softworld ERP in the UK. There was always a plethora of choice from the main players SAP, Epicor, Access, Sage or Damgaard to a handful …

Freelancing – From the BBC Website

Freelancing. There is often a quandary to go contracting or not. At Conspicuous we often talk to candidates about the pros and cons and find that the decision is often more complex than people initially think. Certainly there is the opportunity to earn much more money on a contract basis, but this is tempered with the lack of holiday pay, lack of sick pay and lack of any company benefits. Contracting can give a little more flexibility and the opportunity to be your own boss. It also is up …

Reputation is Critical in Dynamics Recruitment

Recent events in the British Press have highlighted the issue of reputation.  At Conspicuous we have worked hard over the last 13 years to develop a reputation of professionalism. We always aim to have a full and in depth understanding our clients, their business and their business needs going forward. At Conspicuous, we aim to fully understand our candidates, we need to know where you want to be in 2 or 5 years time, how you want your career to grow and what type of organization is best …