#AAYP 2013: Surviving, and navigating, your firm’s politics

Accounting Firms #AAYP 2013: Surviving, and navigating, your firm’s politics

9y Heather Townsend & Jo Larbie

#AAYP 2013: Surviving, and navigating, your firm’s...

In an extract from their book How to Make Partner and Still Have a Life, Heather Townsend and Jo Larbie share their tips for navigating and surviving ...

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Best Practice: Praxity chairman Rick Anderson

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Praxity chairman Rick Anderson

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Praxity chairman Rick Anderson

Just because it's an alliance doesn't mean that its firms aren't strongly connected, says Praxity chairman Rick Anderson Read More...

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Best Practice: Martin Atkins of Harris Lipmanw

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Martin Atkins of Harris Lipmanw

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Martin Atkins of Harris Lipmanw

A strong insolvency skillset, and a close relationship with clients, has allowed Harris Lipman to stay on its toes despite tough circumstances Read Mo...

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Interview: KPMG senior partner and UK chairman Simon Collins

Accounting Firms Interview: KPMG senior partner and UK chairman Simon Collins

9y Richard Crump, Writer

Interview: KPMG senior partner and UK chairman Sim...

Simon Collins discusses a tough year for KPMG and explains why he wants to see the profession, and his firm particularly, identify how it is helping c...

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Best Practice: AC Mole & Sons

Accounting Firms Best Practice: AC Mole & Sons

9y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: AC Mole & Sons

AC Mole managing partner Steve Golby and tax partner Paul Aplin discuss the firm's colourful past, the issues it currently faces - and the future Rea...

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Best Practice: Beever and Struthers

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Beever and Struthers

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Beever and Struthers

Quality, caution, and a sprinkling of entrepreneurialism serves Beever and Struthers well, says managing partner Phil Roberts Read More...

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UK faces shortfall of 10,200 accountants by 2050

Accounting Firms UK faces shortfall of 10,200 accountants by 2050

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

UK faces shortfall of 10,200 accountants by 2050

Ageing workforce could leave the UK with a huge accountancy black hole Read More...

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Best Practice: Clive Owen & Co

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Clive Owen & Co

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Clive Owen & Co

Accountancy Age speaks to Clive Owen about how getting to grips with marketing has pushed the firm to understand and promote its key skillsets Read Mo...

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Interview: PwC chairman and senior partner Ian Powell

Accounting Firms Interview: PwC chairman and senior partner Ian Powell

10y Richard Crump, Writer

Interview: PwC chairman and senior partner Ian Pow...

PwC's senior partner talks audit reform, international growth and why the firm should strive for something that is 'unobtainable' Read More...

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Succession is about more than finding the right people

Accounting Firms Succession is about more than finding the right people

10y Ladislav Hornan

Succession is about more than finding the right pe...

Mid-tier firms must ensure they have more than a recruitment strategy to tackle succession planning, warns Ladislav Hornan Read More...

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Colin: What's accounting got to do with the price of fish?

Accounting Firms Colin: What's accounting got to do with the price of fish?

10y Taking Stock

Colin: What's accounting got to do with the price ...

The glitz and glamour wasn't the only reason guests attended the British Accountancy Awards, notes Colin Read More...

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British Accountancy Awards 2012: The winners

Accounting Firms British Accountancy Awards 2012: The winners

10y Accountancy Age, Reporters

British Accountancy Awards 2012: The winners

Our congratulations go to 2012's winners and commiserations to the runners-up, on what was another fantastic evening Read More...

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Interview: BDO's Simon Michaels and PKF's Martin Goodchild

Accounting Firms Interview: BDO's Simon Michaels and PKF's Martin Goodchild

10y Kevin Reed, Writer

Interview: BDO's Simon Michaels and PKF's Martin G...

The managing partners talk to Accountancy Age about the whys and hows of their merger plans Read More...

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Interview: Grant Thornton CEO Scott Barnes

Accounting Firms Interview: Grant Thornton CEO Scott Barnes

10y Kevin Reed, Writer

Interview: Grant Thornton CEO Scott Barnes

Reinvesting might have eaten into partner distributions, but Grant Thornton is ready to push towards the £500m barrier over the next two years Read Mo...

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Best Practice: Watt Busfield’s Andrew Watt

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Watt Busfield’s Andrew Watt

10y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Watt Busfield’s Andrew Watt

Andrew Watt discusses the process of setting up a new practice Read More...

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Best Practice: Julie Adams, Menzies

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Julie Adams, Menzies

10y Richard Crump, Writer

Best Practice: Julie Adams, Menzies

Menzies’ new managing partner Julie Adams explains the firm’s strategy to bolster service lines and deepen London strength Read More...

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Best Practice: Brookson’s Martin Hesketh

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Brookson’s Martin Hesketh

10y Rachael Singh, Writer

Best Practice: Brookson’s Martin Hesketh

Hesketh has come under fire for claiming that old fashioned accountancy firms are damaging sole trader clients Read More...

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British Accountancy Awards 2012: The Shortlist

Accounting Firms British Accountancy Awards 2012: The Shortlist

10y Kevin Reed, Writer

British Accountancy Awards 2012: The Shortlist

Accountancy Age is proud to reveal the shortlist for the British Accountancy Awards 2012 Read More...

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Interview: Rawlinsons' Colin Crowley talks farming and filing

People In Practice Interview: Rawlinsons' Colin Crowley talks farming and filing

10y Beth Abel, Reporter

Interview: Rawlinsons' Colin Crowley talks farming...

A deal with the NFU could boost the reach of Rawlinsons' online tax filing clientele, explains Colin Crowley Read More...

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Best Practice: Wright Vigar’s Jack O’Hern

People In Practice Best Practice: Wright Vigar’s Jack O’Hern

10y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Wright Vigar’s Jack O’Hern

Finding firms with comparable culture and ethos is key when growing through acquisition, says Wright Vigar's Jack O'Hern Read More...

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Best Practice: Smith & Williamson's Gareth Pearce

People In Practice Best Practice: Smith & Williamson's Gareth Pearce

10y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Smith & Williamson's Gareth Pea...

Keeping the Smith & Williamson house in order, without overreaching, will pay dividends, says chairman Gareth Pearce Read More...

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The secret of successful managing partners: challenge the norm

Accounting Firms The secret of successful managing partners: challenge the norm

10y Rob Lees

The secret of successful managing partners: challe...

Although hard work creates success, what do all managing partners have that separates them from other senior practitioners? Rob Lees has the answer Re...

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The Top 50 +50 2012: Firms break the £10bn barrier

Accounting Firms The Top 50 +50 2012: Firms break the £10bn barrier

10y Accountancy Age, Reporters

The Top 50 +50 2012: Firms break the £10bn barrier

The Big Four lead push as the UK's top 50 accounting firms break the £10bn fee income barrier, in Accountancy Age's annual survey Read More...

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Accountancy Age & Robert Half get into the swing of it

People In Practice Accountancy Age & Robert Half get into the swing of it

10y Kevin Sinclair

Accountancy Age & Robert Half get into the swing o...

Accountants' shoot for glory at the annual Golf Challenge Read More...

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Interview: Menzies senior partner Julie Adams

People In Practice Interview: Menzies senior partner Julie Adams

10y Beth Abel, Reporter

Interview: Menzies senior partner Julie Adams

Julie Adams relishes the challenge of stepping into firm's top role, long held by Mike Sands Read More...

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Best Practice: Haines Watts' 21st century firm

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Haines Watts' 21st century firm

10y Rachael Singh, Writer

Best Practice: Haines Watts' 21st century firm

Haines Watts' unique structure is the way to build firms in the 21st century, says managing director Richard Gibson Read More...

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Interview: RSM Tenon CEO Chris Merry

Accounting Firms Interview: RSM Tenon CEO Chris Merry

10y Kevin Reed, Writer

Interview: RSM Tenon CEO Chris Merry

Chris Merry outlines a long-term future for the firm, and the work being undertaken now to make that possible, writes Kevin Reed Read More...

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