Training & CPD

Apprentices, Arnie and Archos in the latest YP

September issue of Young Professional appraises the year for our Apprentices and meets new recruit David

19 Sep 2008

Training and development: perfect CV

As the economy flounders and the job market tightens, candidates should ensure their CV highlights career achievements if they want to avoid it ending up in the bin

18 Sep 2008

Training and development: master your destiny

Why do so many accountants choose a masters degree in an economic downturn?

18 Sep 2008

Training and development: staying power

Why do practices lose graduates? We look at how they can halt the outflow of talent

18 Sep 2008

Too few Whitehall staff with financial qualifications

MPs claim government is failing to ensure its staff are correctly qualified to deal with huge budgets

09 Sep 2008

Harvard teams up with CPA Australia

In a first of its kind, Harvard Business School has agreed on a partnership with CPA Australia

20 Aug 2008

How to select a training provider: invest in your people

If a firm wants to be successful then it is vital to ensure that staff are able to grow and develop within the business. Andrew Jenner looks at the methods available to meet CPD commitments

14 Aug 2008

How to select a training provider: live and learn

With a wide range of accountancy qualifications on offer, finding one that suits your needs can be a tough challenge

14 Aug 2008

Number of trainees on the up at BPP

BPP figures show an 8% growth in registrations for taking the ACCA exam over the three years between 2004 and 2007

14 Aug 2008

Accountancy training holds up despite economic turmoil

Training company reveals strong growth amid growing demand for more flexibile accountancy courses

12 Aug 2008

Beat the credit crunch with Young Professional

Latest issue features a guide to advancement during economic uncertainty, plus much more

06 Aug 2008

Make partner fast with YP

The latest edition of Young Professional features our definitive guide to making partner in practice

27 Jun 2008

Insider Business Club: Solving the Pensions Crisis

Can trustees and finance directors work together?

14 May 2008

Find a place in the sun with YP

May issue of Young Professional features a guide to living and working in the Cayman Islands

13 May 2008

Insider Business Club: Crunch time

The role of the finance director in a tough market

28 Apr 2008

Too many spreadsheets, too many systems

A Financial Director web seminar, hosted by editor Andrew Sawers

28 Apr 2008

Ride the fast-track to success with YP

April edition of Young Professional features a guide to standing out from the crowd

15 Apr 2008

Achieve promotion through emotion with YP

March edition of Young Professional features a guide to improving your emotional intelligence

18 Mar 2008

Beat the office backstabbers with YP

The February edition of Young Professional features a guide to office politics

19 Feb 2008

Insider Business Club: How to achieve finance transformation

How should finance departments work best in global integrated enterprises?

18 Feb 2008

Page 4 of 8


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

Leader: Baker Tilly's naming nerves

Baker Tilly's impending name change opens up a range of possiblities, writes Calum Fuller

The Practitioner: R&D tax credit boon awaits clients

The Practitioner is gobsmacked at the opportunities for tax savings that R&D credits will bring for clients

Macro View: Soaring US dollar could unleash nasty global tremors

If upward pressures on the dollar escalate, its strength could become malignant and the blessing could become a curse

Audit magnifying glass

New audit threshold reform – a threat or an opportunity?

What should smaller firms be doing to prepare for the impending audit threshold reforms? Having a strategy to work smarter, differently, than in the past is a must, writes Simon Warren

Colin: Chocolate coin meltdown

Colin ponders the impact of chocolate coins being pulled 'out of circulation'

Colin: No-go for new Tesco logo

Colin attempts a unilateral rebrand for Tesco

Taking Stock: Haslers' marathon man avoids comfort break

Better out than in for long-distance runner

Share Price Centre

Track the fortunes of UK-listed companies with our Share Price Centre

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs

Appointments to University Committees

University of Glasgow 120x60University of Glasgow - Glasgow - unremunerated positions




Get the latest financial news sent directly to your inbox

  • Best Practice
  • Business
  • Daily Newsletter
  • Essentials


Search for jobs
Click to search our database of all the latest accountancy roles

Create a profile
Click to set up your profile and let the best recruiters find you

Jobs by email
Sign up to receive regular updates with the latest roles suitable for you



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.


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.