CAREER ADVICE

Redefining accountancy training

May 2024 ICAS explains what the new syllabus will look like and how it is changing the way students learn. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) has unveiled the...

TOO ANXIOUS TO TAKE YOUR ANNUAL LEAVE?

May 2024 Women working in the accountancy sector may not be getting enough time off work to recharge and relax, with new research from caba showing that over a third...

AUDIT AT THE CROSSROADS

May 2024 No one it appears, neither current audit professionals nor prospective entrants, sees audit being a proper career choice unless they can achieve a work-life balance, are paid proper...

MAKING WOMEN COUNT

April 2024 Making women count in the accountancy profession is not going to be an easy fix, according to Professor Nelarine Cornelius. Opening the ‘Women in Accountancy’ event at Queen Mary...

Building an inclusive profession

March 2024 International Women’s Day takes place on 8 March 2024, and it has the theme ‘inspire inclusion’. So, we asked CIMA’s 90th – and fourth female – President, Sarah...

Mine is better than yours!

February 2024 Comparison between firms significantly reduces toxic emissions and environmental violations, says new study from the University of York. As Europe ramps up talks of tighter and potentially costly regulations...

How will AI affect young accountants?

January 2024 Darren Cran explores whether generative AI tools such as ChatGPT will transform or destroy your job prospects. The assumption is that younger employees are more clued up on the...