What is the aim of negotiation?
As an accountant, the majority of people that you negotiate with will be people or businesses that you need ...
Posted 20-May-2015 at 14:49
What five more years of a Tory government could do for SMEs in the UK
Last week the results were in for the UK and David Cameron secured the next five years for the Conservatives ...
Posted 15-May-2015 at 13:05
Communication failures were at the heart of Labour's poor election performance by Anna Faherty
Just days after the 2015 General Election, politicians, pundits and journalists alike had dedicated plenty of ...
Posted 13-May-2015 at 10:16 [Liked: 2]
Tax avoidance hot topic for 2015 General Election
It's no surprise that a big focus on this year's General Election has been focused on what will be done to crack ...
Posted 06-May-2015 at 15:33
We've launched IFRS The Structure of Financial Statements
FRS 102: Your next step in UK and Ireland GAAP
Now you understand the theory of new UK and Ireland GAAP, it's time to get into the nuts and bolts of the ...
Posted 16-Apr-2015 at 16:14 [Liked: 1]
Would you say fraud is an inevitable cost of doing business?
What would your response be if someone told you that fraud was inevitable in business?
Last June we launched ...
Posted 01-Apr-2015 at 14:43
Thinking ahead to the next steps in New GAAP
The news has been everywhere, and every accountant knows about it. Since January 2015 the new GAAP reporting ...
Posted 25-Mar-2015 at 16:06 [Liked: 1]
What are clients expecting from accountants in practice?
From management accountant to business partner
When is a management account not a management account? When they become a business partner.
A recent ...
Posted 09-Mar-2015 at 14:47
Assessing a reasonable profit by David Allen
At the outset of the budgeting process, how do you assess what would be a reasonable profit? In my experience, ...
Posted 04-Mar-2015 at 10:52 [Liked: 1]
Finance professionals need project management skills too
Back in the 90s the term 'project management' was the realm of IT teams with platforms such as Microsoft Project leading the way. ...
Posted 18-Feb-2015 at 11:00
Creating a winning business strategy
What's your role in developing your organisation's strategy? Do your clients ask you to help them develop theirs? ...
Posted 11-Feb-2015 at 15:01
Network Leadership: the new approach
Technological advancements and globalisation have changed the way we work in organisations. These days we can often ...
Posted 05-Feb-2015 at 16:28
Planning Ahead: Getting your CPD head on
The New Year provides the perfect opportunity for many of us to start thinking about goals, both professionally ...
Posted 27-Jan-2015 at 16:55 [Liked: 1]
New Year, New Skills
The key to success is planning now. Every year when you're required to set goals for yourself and meet these professional ...
Posted 07-Jan-2015 at 16:48
Is social media the next step in client care?
Social media is huge, and not only is it going to keep growing, it is also fast becoming a common form of customer ...
Posted 11-Dec-2014 at 12:40 [Liked: 1]
First Thoughts on Autumn Tax Statement from Gabelle
We've launched Operational Cost Savings and Efficiencies
Almost every company has been affected in some way by the global economic downturn. Going bust can be the ultimate ...
Posted 26-Nov-2014 at 10:30
IT glitches – The curse of Auto Enrolment
You may well have heard of Dunelm, the retailer, who were outed by the Pensions Regulator for a failure of their ...
Posted 06-Nov-2014 at 16:59 [Liked: 3]
Accountants: Are you in?
It would be impossible for you not to have seen or hear the campaign from the government regarding workplace ...
Posted 05-Nov-2014 at 11:07
Being a mindful learner: paying attention
As a learner whether you're sitting an exam, reading material or taking an online course do you ever find yourself ...
Posted 29-Oct-2014 at 16:44 [Liked: 1]
Lisa Weaver tells us about the updates made to Corporate Governance
The Pitfalls of Partnership Tax
Social Media Blunders and Brilliance
Reports of Financial Crime double within year
The Results are in
Successful Planning for Auto-Enrolment
What challenges face businesses post auto-enrolment?
Risk Management has been updated!
What’s ticked off your GAAP checklist?
Why don’t people report fraud when it is detected?
How ready are you for new UK and Ireland GAAP?
We’ve launched Preventing Financial Crime
What’s expected of an accountant today?
Bloomsbury Professional’s Financial Reporting for Smaller Companies now available with accountingcpd.net’s new UK and Ireland GAAP Programme
UK's largest businesses have passed their staging dates for auto-enrolment
Would you be able to identify a fraudster?
New 21 Hour UK and Ireland GAAP Programme
The importance of E-Learning
accountingcpd.net went to meet CPA Ireland and ANAN in Dublin
Sneak Peek at Anna Faherty’s Video Introductions
IFA are making changes to their CPD requirements
Changes in Paternity Law and Family Rights
Finding What You Want on Social Media
Revised course on Communicating Complex Ideas
When should you be thinking about succession planning?
John Mardle’s Top Ten Tips for Optimising Working Capital
Revised course on Thinking Strategically
Revised course on Strategic Financial Management
Changing Track by Lisa Weaver
Author Interview: Lisa Weaver
Revised Course on Employment Law for Managers
Posted 28-May-2014 at 10:18
Auto-Enrolment: Are you ready for it?
Posted 13-May-2014 at 15:38
The Five Simple Whys that make change happen
In her latest blog, Anna Faherty explains how Five Simple Whys can support productivity and facilitate change within ...
Posted 08-May-2014 at 15:10 [Liked: 1]
How Important is the New UK GAAP?
Over the next 12 months, accountants must prepare themselves and their clients for a fundamental change in ...
Posted 01-May-2014 at 12:53
Mind the GAAP
So, the UK and Ireland GAAP is changing, but are you ready for it? Do you know how it differs from the ...
Posted 14-Apr-2014 at 15:00
Key Performance Indicators: Now Updated
Key performance indicators enable us to control performance. They are powerful tools not because they tell ...
Posted 03-Apr-2014 at 13:07
New course on Growing Your Business Through Acquisition
There are only two ways to expand a business:
Posted 13-Mar-2014 at 17:02
Revised course on Due Diligence in Mergers and Acquisitions
Top 10 tips when developing your invention
Why Britain is not making the most out of its genius
It’s a little known fact that at the turn of the Millenium, the Japanese Department of Trade undertook a survey ...
Posted 30-Jan-2014 at 14:43
Five things you can do today to improve your career prospects
Professional coach and accountingcpd.net author, Marie Taylor, looks at five simple things you can do to improve ...
Posted 14-Jan-2014 at 11:17
The most important trends to understand in the world of business crowdfunding
Journalist and accountingcpd.net author, Andy Davis, identifies the most important trends in business crowdfunding. ...
Posted 29-Nov-2013 at 12:45
Crowdfunding sites grow upwards of 100 per cent year on year
Journalist and accountingcpd.net author, Andy Davis, looks at whether alternative finance ...
Posted 21-Nov-2013 at 12:31
Making the right decisions for new ventures - more science than art
In her latest blog accountingcpd.net author, Anna Faherty, promotes a scientific approach to entrepreneurship. ...
Posted 12-Nov-2013 at 14:50 [Liked: 1]
Launch of new course on Alternative Finance
When businesses find it hard to secure finance from banks, they turn to their accountants for advice. But what ...
Posted 05-Nov-2013 at 15:34
New course on Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
In his latest blog accountingcpd.net author Brian Plowman takes a look at how you can rebalance resources ...
Posted 14-Oct-2013 at 10:17
New course on Financial Control in SMEs
The way SMEs approach financial control needs to be different to the approach of large organisations. SMEs ...
Posted 17-Sep-2013 at 13:57
Get two online cpd courses for the price of one throughout September
As the year flies by your cpd completion deadline is drawing ever closer. Before you know it, you will be wondering ...
Posted 06-Sep-2013 at 10:57
Hans Hoogervorst comments on global adoption of IFRS
New online cpd course on Outsourcing
Launch of Anti-Money Laundering
Money laundering is something that happens in almost every country in the world. A single scheme can involve ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 16:51
Launch of Writing a Business Plan
A good business plan can ensure your great idea gets the backing it deserves; a poor one can undermine even ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 16:46
IFRS discussed at parliamentary hearing
Working in Accounting and Finance Teams
Teamwork skills encompass many things which are essential in today's business environment, and are one of the ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 14:02
Will lease accounting remain a controversial area of accounting?
Online cpd works best when it’s social
Anna Faherty in International Accountant
accountingcpd.net shortlisted at the E-learning Awards
How socially responsible is your business?
What is a corporation's role in society at large? What is their 'Corporate Social Responsibility'? This debate ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 13:39
Getting the most from staff working remotely during the Olympics
For everybody, there comes a time when you have to consider your departure from business life, and wonder if ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 13:25
Launch of International and Remote Working
Whatever organisation you work in, you are bound to collaborate with colleagues who work at home, across the ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 13:22
New online cpd course – Becoming an Expert Witness
ACCA launch a new CPD focused area
How to manage your team to high performance
The most effective teams are made up of individuals who can work together to a common goal and make the most ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 11:05
Launch of Managing your Transition to IFRS
Since 2005 all EU listed companies have been reporting under IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 10:45
Cash Conversion Cycle (CCC) helping your business
London 2012 is missing a social media trick
Launch of Grammar and Effective Writing for Accountants
Good grammar and writing skills are key communication tools for every professional. Using language incorrectly ...
Posted 03-Sep-2013 at 10:08
Business Performance Management, Culture Building and KPIs
Professionalism and Ethics for Accountants launches
From the Enron scandal and BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil spill to MPs expenses and Wiki Leaks, issues of trust, ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 15:37
High Pay for Directors
accountingcpd.net partners with ACCA
A costly case of poor corporate governance
New courses to help you complete your cpd
Employment Law for Accountants updated
Launch of Practice Management: Building and Growing your Firm
Corporate Governance Update
Managing risk in your business
It is difficult, these days, to pick up a newspaper or magazine and not find stories involving serious problems ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 13:54
Giving you an edge: how devoting half an hour a week to social media delivers benefits to accountants
accountingcpd.net author, Anna Faherty, looks at the benefits of social media for accountants, and how a ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 13:46
A new series on Practice Management
Do you have an agreed strategy for your firm? Successful practices understand what makes them different. They ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 13:36
Cutting clutter – an issue of information overload?
Getting women on board - an issue in governance
Avoiding scandal with good corporate governance
The term "corporate governance" is recognisable to almost everyone because of the many shocking scandals ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 13:06
Social Media: the Golden Goose
If you’re job-hunting, make sure your social media profile is up to date
Social Media as a professional tool
Have you ever wanted to exploit the power of social media but been unsure where to start? Do you know what ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 11:59
Special offer course on ethics
Don’t forget you can still get a free hour of online cpd on ethics. The course, Ethical Issues in Professional ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 11:20
Engaging with ethics
Last week accountingcpd.net attended an event organised by the UK Inter-Professional Group (UKIPG) on ethics ...
Posted 30-Aug-2013 at 11:15
Difficulties in implementing Continuous Improvement and-or Lean Six Sigma Part II
Difficulties in implementing Continuous Improvement and-or Lean Six Sigma Part I
Finding hidden cost saving opportunities Part V
Finding hidden cost saving opportunities Part IV
Finding hidden cost saving opportunities Part III
Finding hidden cost saving opportunities Part II
Finding hidden cost saving opportunities Part I
Is the dash for cash right for you?
In recent times most companies have had to be increasingly aware of their inputs and outputs yet this is ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 16:00
The price of budgeting
Every company needs to budget, it is a necessary part of success, yet can the price of implementing a budgeting ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 15:46
Accounting for changing price levels
accountingcpd.net forms links globally
New Course: Managing Professionals for Results
Hot on the heels of the recently updated series of management courses accountingcpd.net today launches Managing ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 15:24
Updated course: Managing from Within the Team
Accountants and finance professionals are more often than not required to work within the team which they manage. ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 15:21
Updated course: Coaching Skills
Accountants are often asked to take the first steps as a manager early in their careers. The skills developed ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 15:18
Updated course: Leadership Skills
In the current competitive and complex financial environment, the ability to lead, pull a team together and ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 14:52
Assessing going concern in turbulent times
Recent economic turbulence has raised the significance of the basic concept of ensuring that a business is ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 14:48
Is the public sector catching up?
Reactions to the ACCA ‘Where next for the global economy’ report
New cpd course: Innovation
In times of crisis, innovation is particularly important. Organisations that ignore changes in their customers ...
Posted 29-Aug-2013 at 14:23
How many taxpayer years are you worth?
Who are we?
One plays in a rock band, another first coined the phrase Strategic Financial Management. One tweets for the ...
Posted 08-Aug-2013 at 12:07
accountingcpd.net – now launched with free cpd!
To celebrate the launch of accountingcpd.net we’re offering new members a free hour’s CPD.
Posted 08-Aug-2013 at 12:01