Web Reviews – What’s happening on

Budget 2001[QQ] Chancellor Gordon Brown last week revealed his Budget day would be a Wednesday. Brown had been widely tipped to make his fifth Budget address on Tuesday 6 March. But, just as with his first Budget, he has opted for the Wednesday. has already begun its Budget 2001 coverage with a dedicated area of links, resources and news. This section of the site will continue to grow right up to the moment Brown stands up.

The website will then be updated throughout the chancellor’s statement and will provide instant analysis and comment from leading figures from the accounting profession.

To access the reporting on follow the Budget 2001 link from the home page.

Jobs & training

Finding time for training courses is a problem for many accounting and finance professionals. But is offering a solution that allows training from the desktop.

The recently launched e-learning service, in conjunction with online training specialist easycando, covers areas such as PowerPoint, communications skills, and e-commerce. And many users have already taken advantage of the free courses to get their first taste of learning online.

The service complements our existing career services, which include current news, job vacancies from and classroom-based training from

For more information on the Budget see the leader, page 20.

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