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Partner for Progress – Gender Equality in 2018

Today is International Women's Day and we are still 200 years away from closing the gender gap. Taking this sobering message on the lack of gender parity from the World Economic Forum, we launched our Gender Partnership initiative, #partnerforprogress, on how men can champion women in leadership - in real terms.

Partner for Progress – Gender Equality in 2018

Partner for Progress – Gender Equality in 2018

Today is International Women's Day and we are still 200 years away from closing the gender gap. Taking this sobering message on the lack of gender parity from the World Economic Forum, we launched our Gender Partnership initiative, #partnerforprogress, on how men can champion women in leadership - in real terms. … Read More

The research skills every accountant needs

The research skills every accountant needs

Love it or loathe it, good research skills are something no accounting or tax professional can do without. From researching potential clients to gathering information on the latest commercial trends within a client’s industry, discovering reliable information resources and analysing your firm’s findings, research is a vital part of everyday operations for busy accounting professionals. Tracking down […] … Read More

Mentally Taxing: Wellbeing and the Accountant

Mentally Taxing: Wellbeing and the Accountant

October is Mental Health month. Only 3 percent of the world’s finance professionals are able to sleep soundly. The role of Senior Corporate Executive came in at number 7 in Forbes Top Stressful Jobs of 2017. And with increasing pressure from governments, boards and investors to disclose an accurate tax position, we as tax and accounting professionals, have our fair share of reasons to feel stressed, anxious and depressed. So what help is on offer? … Read More