IT literacy a “prerequisite” for accountants

People In Business IT literacy a “prerequisite” for accountants

3m Sonia Sharma

IT literacy a “prerequisite” for accountants

A basic level of IT literacy combined with investment in training and personal development is essential for staff and new hires at accountancy firms t...

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Q&A: caba CEO Cristian Holmes

People In Business Q&A: caba CEO Cristian Holmes

8m Maria Volpe

Q&A: caba CEO Cristian Holmes

Accountancy Age spoke with caba CEO, Dr Cristian Holmes, to discuss the importance of the organisation’s mental health services in helping accountants...

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Sir Martin Sorrell: Reforms contradict policy

Audit Sir Martin Sorrell: Reforms contradict policy

2y Tom Lemmon

Sir Martin Sorrell: Reforms contradict policy

Former CEO of FTSE 100 company WPP concerned reforms may discourage listing in the UK Read More...

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KPMG UK assembles most diverse board in its 150-year history

Big Four KPMG UK assembles most diverse board in its 150-year history

2y Aoife Morgan

KPMG UK assembles most diverse board in its 150-ye...

The Big Four firm has assembled the most diverse board of directors in its 150-year history following the departure of its former chairman and senior ...

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Do you see people, or pounds and profit?

Business Do you see people, or pounds and profit?

2y Paul Dearsley | Sponsored by AJ Chambers

Do you see people, or pounds and profit?

A few years ago, I saw a business where the owners genuinely only wanted ‘enough’ income for themselves. Their key aim was to provide employment for t...

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Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2020 – entries open!

People In Business Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2020 – entries open!

3y Austin Clark, Editor

Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2020 – entries open!

Entries are now open for the Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2020 ranking, spotlighting the brightest young talent in the accountancy sector. Read More...

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Many paths to take - the ATT's educational offerings

Career Many paths to take - the ATT's educational offerings

3y Emma Rawson, ATT Technical Officer

Many paths to take - the ATT's educational offerin...

By Emma Rawson, ATT Technical Officer. Read More...

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Copywriting for finance in 2020: This meme’s war

People In Business Copywriting for finance in 2020: This meme’s war

3y Rory Stobo

Copywriting for finance in 2020: This meme’s war

Rory Stobo, Chief Copywriter at Sookio, discusses the tricks of the copywriter's trade which readers can immediately put into practice. Read More...

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35 Under 35 2019: 5 - 1 revealed!

People In Business 35 Under 35 2019: 5 - 1 revealed!

3y Shannon Moyer

35 Under 35 2019: 5 - 1 revealed!

Showcasing the industry's rising talent, the final batch of our 35 Under 35 rankings showcase five UK professionals who are impacting accountancy and ...

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35 Under 35 2019: 10 - 6 revealed!

People In Business 35 Under 35 2019: 10 - 6 revealed!

3y Shannon Moyer

35 Under 35 2019: 10 - 6 revealed!

Showcasing the industry's rising talent, the fourth batch of our 35 Under 35 rankings highlights a number of UK professionals who are impacting accoun...

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35 Under 35 2019: 18 - 11 revealed!

People In Business 35 Under 35 2019: 18 - 11 revealed!

3y Shannon Moyer

35 Under 35 2019: 18 - 11 revealed!

Showcasing the industry's rising talent, the third batch of our 35 Under 35 rankings highlights a number of UK professionals who are impacting account...

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35 Under 35 2019: 26 - 19 revealed!

People In Business 35 Under 35 2019: 26 - 19 revealed!

3y Shannon Moyer

35 Under 35 2019: 26 - 19 revealed!

Showcasing the industry's rising talent, the second batch of our 35 Under 35 rankings highlights several UK professionals who are making important con...

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35 Under 35 2019: 35 - 27 revealed!

People In Business 35 Under 35 2019: 35 - 27 revealed!

3y Shannon Moyer

35 Under 35 2019: 35 - 27 revealed!

Showcasing the industry's rising talent, the first installment of our 35 Under 35 rankings highlights nine young UK professionals who are making great...

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KPMG UK launches audit only apprenticeship

Big Four KPMG UK launches audit only apprenticeship

3y Leanna Reeves

KPMG UK launches audit only apprenticeship

The Big Four firm is aiming at recruiting 140 audit practice apprentices in the next year. Read More...

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Leadership, strategy and implementation – all three needed to drag Grant Thornton forward

Accounting Firms Leadership, strategy and implementation – all three needed to drag Grant Thornton forward

3y Kevin Reed

Leadership, strategy and implementation – all thre...

Kevin Reed, engagement and communications consultant at Foulger Underwood, discusses how the fortunes of Grant Thornton can be turned around. Read Mor...

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Gender pay reporting will work, say finance professionals

People In Business Gender pay reporting will work, say finance professionals

3y Leanna Reeves

Gender pay reporting will work, say finance profes...

The survey shows that gender pay reporting is broadly supported across the financial services sector. Read More...

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Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2019 – entries open!

People In Business Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2019 – entries open!

3y Austin Clark, Editor

Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2019 – entries open!

Entries are now open for the Accountancy Age 35 under 35 2019 ranking, spotlighting the brightest young talent in the accountancy sector. Read More...

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Study finds happiness disconnect between accountancy bosses and staff

Accounting Firms Study finds happiness disconnect between accountancy bosses and staff

3y Chris Jewers

Study finds happiness disconnect between accountan...

The study, undertaken by People First spoke to 250 accountancy bosses and 250 accountancy employees about their attitudes to work, their happiness and...

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Top 50+50: is diversity in firms improving?

Accounting Firms Top 50+50: is diversity in firms improving?

3y Leanna Reeves

Top 50+50: is diversity in firms improving?

What efforts are being made in tackling diversity within accountancy and what are the key diversity-related learnings and from this year’s 50+50 surve...

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Transform your interview performance

People In Business Transform your interview performance

3y CABA | Sponsored

Transform your interview performance

CABA, the charity that supports the wellbeing of ICAEW chartered accountants and their families, worked with Behavioural Psychologist Richard Jenkins ...

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The future of flexible working is here: meet the women at Fitzgerald & Law

People In Business The future of flexible working is here: meet the women at Fitzgerald & Law

3y Accountancy Age, Reporters

The future of flexible working is here: meet the w...

Seven women at accounting practice Fitzgerald & Law spoke to Accountancy Age about the future of flexible working in accounting. With nearly two third...

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Mental Wellbeing: How to build it into a staff proposition to secure and retain talent

Accounting Firms Mental Wellbeing: How to build it into a staff proposition to secure and retain talent

3y Emma Richardson

Mental Wellbeing: How to build it into a staff pro...

Why accountants need to be thinking about Mental health, and how to build into the proposition to secure and retain talent Read More...

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The importance of speaking about mental health at work

People In Business The importance of speaking about mental health at work

3y Beth McLoughlin

The importance of speaking about mental health at ...

Check out our video made in partnership with CABA on navigating mental ill health at work, how to create an environment which promotes wellbeing, and ...

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Navigating mental ill health in the workplace

People In Business Navigating mental ill health in the workplace

3y Beth McLoughlin

Navigating mental ill health in the workplace

CABA has some advice for those seeking to spot mental health problems in the workplace, and how to create workplaces which promote wellbeing. Produced...

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The Women and Equalities Committee report on NDAs and the lasting impact of the #MeToo movement

People In Business The Women and Equalities Committee report on NDAs and the lasting impact of the #MeToo movement

3y Bettina Bender, Partner at Winckworth Sherwood LLP

The Women and Equalities Committee report on NDAs ...

Bettina Bender, partner at Winckworth Sherwood LLP who specialises in employment law, examines the role of NDAs in sexual harassment cases and whether...

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EY announces 733 new partner promotions worldwide

Big Four EY announces 733 new partner promotions worldwide

3y Tom Lemmon

EY announces 733 new partner promotions worldwide

Ernst and Young, announced that 733 people have been promoted to partner at across the globe. For the fifth consecutive year, women and emerging marke...

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Sage announces £40m tech boost for North East

Accounting Software Sage announces £40m tech boost for North East

3y Dave Beach

Sage announces £40m tech boost for North East

Accounting software firm Sage invests £40m in new tech hub in North East England, as part of its national £300m and 500 job commitment. Sage, the clou...

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