20 Successful management buyouts, London. Contact Hawksmere on 0171 881 1858
20-21 Managing the value of IT, London. Contact Business Intelligence on 0181 879 3399
20&21 e-business, the strategic effect of e-commerce and the Internet on your business, London. Contact Learning In Business on 0181 944 4300
20-22 Marketing on the Internet, London. Contact Interactive Information Services on 0181 541 5040
21-22 Managing operational risk in business, London. An opportunity to develop operational risk techniques in business. Contact ICM Conferences on 0171 436 5735
22 New directions, London. A talk by Geoff Cox on the consulting lessons learnt in various change management approaches. A Maresfield Curnow event.
Contact 0171 625 7008 for details
22-23 Handling press, radio and TV masterclass, London. Contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7010
26 Chairing and handling meetings masterclass, London. Contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7010
27 Developing the voice of authority, London. Contact Reed Training on 0800 132 448
27&28 Sustaining the momentum and moving forward with outsourcing and shared services, London. Contact Jillian Bannister at Access Conferences International on 0171 793 4111
27-29 Extending the value of ERP, London. Contact Tony Oakland at World Trade Conferences on 0171 613 7500
29-30 Assertiveness at work, London. Contact Reed Training on 0800 132 448
6 Fairness at work in the millennium, Leeds. Contact IPD on 0181 263 3367
7-8 Management consultancy and its role in industry and commerce today, London. A Management Consultancy Business School course. Contact MCBS on 07071 225 555 for more information
10 Advanced presentation techniques, London. Contact Barbara Malpass at Training Solutions on 0181 446 6005
10-11 The effective non-executive director seminar, Henley. Contact Susanne Walton at Henley Management College on 01491 571 454
10-12 Advanced presentational skills, London. Contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7010
11 Communication skills for women, Manchester. Contact Fred Pryor Seminars on 0800 89 2617
12 Looking forward to retirement, London. A William M Mercer seminar.
Contact Helen Young on 0171 4815619
13 Self esteem for peak performance, London. Contact Reed Training on 0800 132 448
14 Media handling skills workshop, London. Contact Kim Kemp at the Aziz Corporation on 0171 329 0225
14-15 The methodology of delivering consultancy – the consultant and the company, London. A Management Consultancy Business School event. Contact MCBS on 07071 225 555
14-15 Developing the consultancy – marketing the consultancy organisation, London. A Management Consultancy Business School event. Contact MCBS on 07071 225 555
19-21 Project management masterclass, London. Contact Monadnock International Management Development on 0181 871 2546
21 Drugs – the business agenda, Nottingham. An encouragement for businesses to play a bigger part in the fight against drugs. Contact Daphne De Souza at Business In The Community on 0171 224 1600.
The drive towards a fully digital tax regime is an admirable one, but mandation is simply wrong, according to one of the UK's most senior tax technology practitioners - Paul Aplin
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia