People practice

Three businesspeople meet and shake hands

Succession planning key as firms look to grow

Talaent management needs to be higher up the board agenda, Randstad finds

18 Jun 2014

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Best Practice: Sobell Rhodes’ Andrew Rhodes

Sobell Rhodes’ founder and managing partner Andrew Rhodes explains how the firm turns cost into a profit centre

17 Jun 2014

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Chantrey Vellacott appointment to boost Midlands business support

New joint-role created a Chantrey Vellacott

16 Jun 2014

ICAS members knighted in Queen's Birthday Honours List

Amyas Morse and Ewan Brown knighted

16 Jun 2014

Taking stock: Holding out for a hero

TS loves a happy ending

13 Jun 2014

PKF Cooper Parry expands East Midlands restructuring team

Experienced hires made by PKF Cooper Parry to boost its restructuring team

13 Jun 2014

Colin: From Excel to the cells

Colin ponders the implications of the Queen's speech

13 Jun 2014

Rebus appoints former HMRC man

Graham Webber joins Rebus as head of professional relations

13 Jun 2014

Gillman to step down from Price Bailey role

Long-serving practice head Peter Gillman to step down as Price Bailey's executive chairman

13 Jun 2014

Mark Bomer re-elected as senior partner at BDO

Bomer will have oversight of governance and partner welfare, and will act as ambassador for the BDO

12 Jun 2014

Serious Crime Bill: what this means for professional advisers

Practical implications and costs for accountants from government crackdown on organised crime will be significant

12 Jun 2014

Colin: You don't have to be a geek to work here...

Colin imagines what EY's recruitment policy for its new forensic tech hub might look like

12 Jun 2014

Paedophile excluded by ICAEW

A convicted paedophile has been excluded from ICAEW membership, as the institute reveals its latest round of disciplinary hearings and consent orders

12 Jun 2014

The Practitioner: Bringing clients together backfires

The Practitioner looks to drive business through client collaboration. It doesn't work.

11 Jun 2014

CIMA elects Keith Luck as president

Luck begins one-year term as the body focuses on improving global standards

10 Jun 2014

New president for Birmingham/West Mids ICAEW group

Celia Adams takes over as president of the Birmingham and West Midlands Society of Chartered Accountants

09 Jun 2014

First judges revealed for the British Accountancy Awards

First eight judges confirmed for the British Accountancy Awards

06 Jun 2014

New president takes over at ICAEW

Arthur Bailey succeeds Martyn Jones as ICAEW president

05 Jun 2014

Corrupt accountants targeted by new serious crime bill

Serious Crime Bill includes new offence that targets people who "knowingly participate in an organised crime group"

05 Jun 2014

Menzies launches forensic service

Menzies appoints forensics experts Gavin Cunningham and Philip de Nahlik

04 Jun 2014

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How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

The Practitioner: Funding for growth - options galore

The Practitioner is astounded at the choices available for funding the firm

Leader: Can Tesco questions be answered without more red tape?

Will Tesco's problems be answered by rolling heads and improved controls? Hopefully businesses won't be punished with more red tape

Leader: CFOs must prepare for a more devolved UK

CFOs must consider the potential for all four of the UK nations to set different tax rules and implement separate business environments

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Accountants need a better bedside manner

Step back and put your self in other people's shoes, says chartered accountant Sydney Callis

Colin: Swoop to the rescue

Colin wonders who might be interested in Phones4U's plight

Colin: If you look after the pennies, Tesco...

Colin speculates on the state of Tesco's staff lounge following news of its profits recognition crisis

Colin: Salmond smoked like a kipper

Colin thinks the outcome of the Scotland referendum has a distinctly fishy feel

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Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.

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iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.