Existential angst: Accountants have nothing to fear but… everything?

Management Existential angst: Accountants have nothing to fear but… everything?

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Existential angst: Accountants have nothing to fea...

In this column, David Bailey, consultant to Accounting and Financial industries at AJ Chambers, sets out the existential challenge and quite how small...

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The four worst clients for your accounting firm

Practice The four worst clients for your accounting firm

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The four worst clients for your accounting firm

Some clients look innocent enough on the outside, but have the potential to turn your business upside down – these are the four types of nightmare cli...

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The Top 40 Networks & Associations 2016: PKF Francis Clark on joining PKF International

Accounting Firms The Top 40 Networks & Associations 2016: PKF Francis Clark on joining PKF International

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

The Top 40 Networks & Associations 2016: PKF F...

Collaboration is key for ensuring firms flourish in a demanding environment, a fact that Andrew Richards, managing partner of Top 50+50 practice PKF F...

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Best Practice: Saffery Champness managing partner Rob Elliott

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Saffery Champness managing partner Rob Elliott

5y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Saffery Champness managing partner ...

Accountancy Age catches up with Saffery Champness as it takes stock of a period of change Read More...

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Best Practice: Wilson Wright’s Michael Lerner

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Wilson Wright’s Michael Lerner

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Best Practice: Wilson Wright’s Michael Lerner

Michael Lerner tells Accountancy Age how Wilson Wright has refreshed its partner base to address its ageing senior workforce Read More...

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Best Practice: Maureen Penfold of Kingston Smith

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Maureen Penfold of Kingston Smith

5y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Best Practice: Maureen Penfold of Kingston Smith

Penfold now helps run the £44m turnover company and that position will be further cemented when predecessor Julie Walsh retires at the end of the mont...

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Sacker to replace Hornan at UHY Hacker Young

Accounting Firms Sacker to replace Hornan at UHY Hacker Young

5y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Sacker to replace Hornan at UHY Hacker Young

Sacker will formally take over from Ladislav Hornan's successful 21-year reign on 1 May 2016 Read More...

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Best Practice: Old Mill’s Ian Carlson

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Old Mill’s Ian Carlson

5y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Old Mill’s Ian Carlson

Managing director Ian Carlson discusses introducing the firm's shared equity scheme Read More...

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Best Practice: RNF Advisory's Filippa Connor and Ruth Duncan

Accounting Firms Best Practice: RNF Advisory's Filippa Connor and Ruth Duncan

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: RNF Advisory's Filippa Connor and R...

Filippa Connor and Ruth Duncan tell Accountancy Age about building a specialist insolvency practice in the crucible of the worst market conditions sin...

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Best Practice: Menzies' Julie Adams on mergers and the future

People Business Best Practice: Menzies' Julie Adams on mergers and the future

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Best Practice: Menzies' Julie Adams on mergers and...

Its recent successful merger with Top 50+50 firm Harris Lipmann, underpins Menzies' strategy to combine organic and acquisitive growth Read More...

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Best Practice: Danbro's Damian Broughton

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Danbro's Damian Broughton

6y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Danbro's Damian Broughton

Danbro managing partner Damian Broughton speaks to Accountancy Age about setting up his firm, and the challenges faced by its contractor clients Read ...

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Best Practice: Bishop Fleming's Matthew Lee

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Bishop Fleming's Matthew Lee

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Best Practice: Bishop Fleming's Matthew Lee

As the firm prepares to mark its centenary in 2019, Lee is on the cusp of celebrating his own major company milestone - amassing a solid quarter centu...

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Best Practice: PM+M's Jane Parry on north-west ambitions

People In Practice Best Practice: PM+M's Jane Parry on north-west ambitions

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: PM+M's Jane Parry on north-west amb...

Lancashire-based firm aims to be the best in the north-west, managing partner Jane Parry explains to Accountancy Age Read More...

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Best Practice: BHP's John Warner

Accounting Firms Best Practice: BHP's John Warner

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Best Practice: BHP's John Warner

After four decades in the profession, Warner cites technological advancement and increasing sophistication of clients as the biggest changes Read More...

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Best Practice: RSM International’s Jean Stephens

People In Practice Best Practice: RSM International’s Jean Stephens

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: RSM International’s Jean Stephens

RSM International has delivered growth in all continents and across all its sectors. CEO Jean Stephens attributes it to its focus on strategies for co...

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Best Practice: Mazars’ senior partner Phil Verity

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Mazars’ senior partner Phil Verity

6y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Mazars’ senior partner Phil Verity

Accountancy Age catches up with Mazars' senior partner Phil Verity as he reaches the halfway point of his tenure Read More...

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Best Practice: James Cowper Kreston's Robert Holland

Accounting Firms Best Practice: James Cowper Kreston's Robert Holland

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: James Cowper Kreston's Robert Holla...

Kreston's international brand is a supplement for James Cowper, not a replacement for its long-held values, says Robert Holland Read More...

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Best Practice: UHY Hacker Young’s Ladislav Hornan

Accounting Firms Best Practice: UHY Hacker Young’s Ladislav Hornan

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: UHY Hacker Young’s Ladislav Hornan

UHY Hacker Young's veteran managing partner on succession planning and building a cohesive national network of independent member firms Read More...

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Best Practice: Quantuma's Carl Jackson

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Quantuma's Carl Jackson

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: Quantuma's Carl Jackson

Quantuma's recruitment policy centres on finding partners who are well known, well established, insolvency practitioners with a loyal following Read M...

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Best Practice: NWN Blue Squared’s Nick Lawrence

Accounting Firms Best Practice: NWN Blue Squared’s Nick Lawrence

6y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: NWN Blue Squared’s Nick Lawrence

NWN Blue Squared's CEO Nick Lawrence talks music, creativity and entrepreneurialism Read More...

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Best Practice: haysmacintyre's Ian Cliffe

Accounting Firms Best Practice: haysmacintyre's Ian Cliffe

7y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: haysmacintyre's Ian Cliffe

haysmacintyre's Ian Cliffe talks about downsizing the firm's office and website as it aims for more growth Read More...

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Best Practice: CBW’s Peter Winter

Accounting Firms Best Practice: CBW’s Peter Winter

7y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: CBW’s Peter Winter

Carter Backer Winter managing partner Peter Winter discusses strategy and culture at the London firm Read More...

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Best Practice: Alliotts' Chris Cairns

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Alliotts' Chris Cairns

7y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: Alliotts' Chris Cairns

From the Great Wall to the Masai, Alliotts partner Chris Cairns explains why the firm takes an international approach to business Read More...

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Best Practice: Baker Tilly’s Laurence Longe

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Baker Tilly’s Laurence Longe

7y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: Baker Tilly’s Laurence Longe

Laurence Longe talks life for Baker Tilly 12 months on from RSM Tenon deal Read More...

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Best Practice: BKL’s Jeff Hartstone and Myfanwy Neville

People In Practice Best Practice: BKL’s Jeff Hartstone and Myfanwy Neville

7y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: BKL’s Jeff Hartstone and Myfanwy Ne...

BKL managing parter Jeff Hartstone and partner Myfanwy Neville talk through the firm's ambitions and its changing face Read More...

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Best Practice: Chantrey Vellacott DFK's Mike Tovey

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Chantrey Vellacott DFK's Mike Tovey

7y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Chantrey Vellacott DFK's Mike Tovey

Chantrey Vellacott's managing partner tells the warts-and-all story of the Top 30 firm's evolution Read More...

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Best Practice: Sobell Rhodes’ Andrew Rhodes

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Sobell Rhodes’ Andrew Rhodes

7y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: Sobell Rhodes’ Andrew Rhodes

Sobell Rhodes’ founder and managing partner Andrew Rhodes explains how the firm turns cost into a profit centre Read More...

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