20 Half day seminar for prospective management consultants, London. Designed to help prospective independent consultants and those just beginning in the industry. For details contact Consultancy Skills Training on 0181 642 2313
20-22 Project management, Windsor. Three-day, hands-on, results-orientated workshop. For further information contact Heather Kempton at Kepner Tregoe on 01753 856 716
21-22 Complete consultancy skills, London. A two-day seminar course.
For details contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7010
21-22 Management summit III, The Dorchester Hotel, London. For details contact 0171 915 5103
21&22 Redesigning the role of the management accountant, Holiday Inn, Victoria, London. For details contact IIR Conferences on 0171 915 5182
22 Presentation skills, Glasgow. A Women In Property event. For details contact Christine Neish on 01768 464008
22 How to supervise people, Birmingham. One day seminar designed to improve your performance in motivating, managing and taking charge of projects and people. For details contact Fred Pryor Seminars on 0800 89 2617
22-23 Persuading and influencing people, London. For details contact Reed Training on 0800 132 448
26 Building and implementing a balanced business scorecard, Cumberland Hotel, London. For details contact IIR Conferences on 0171 9115 5182
27 Assertiveness training, Watford. For information contact Lorraine Clark at AD International on 01923 224737
27 International accounting standards, 1 Whitehall Place, London. Details from IBC Conferences on 0171 453 2707.
27 Winning major bids – critical success factors, London. One day workshop.
For details contact Carol Slater on 0171 431 6085 at Maresfield Curnow.
27-28 New sourcing strategies for the finance function, London. Outsourcing, insourcing and shared services – a critical assessment. Sponsored by Financial Director magazine. For details contact Business Intelligence on 0181 879 3300
28 Effective business writing skills, London. One day seminar. For details contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7010
28-30 Management of risk exhibition, Royal Horticultural Halls, London.
For details contact Nick Beattie on 01844 342 894
29 Chairing and handling meetings, London. One day seminar. For details contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7010
30 Global key account management: best practice in creating and managing profitable buyer/seller relationships, Bedford. One day conference. For details call Helen Fielding on 01234 751122
2 Constructing and completing the successful management buy-out, The Dorchester, London. For details contact Jenny Mansour at IBC Conferences on 0171 453 2093
3 Master the tools and techniques for successful valuation, London. One day intensive course in association with Price Waterhouse. For details contact 0171 453 2707
3-4 Corporate Intranet 1998, creating the networked digital enterprise, London. For details contact Business Intelligence on 0181 879 3355
3-4 Presentational skills masterclass, London. Contact JSB Training and Consulting on 0181 371 7017.
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
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