A memorandum of understanding between the World Bank and the IFRS Foundation is yet another step on a journey towards the global harmonisation of financial reporting standards.
Finance professionals will be extra busy this year, as a swathe of new accounting standards come into force. Accountants need business acumen, data analytics and leadership skills to provide strategic advice. Competition for the smartest people in the room is tougher than ever.
Three accountants who are experts in diverse areas of public practice list the three most common questions their clients ask and explain how they respond to them.
Referring clients to an appropriate financial planner can benefit all parties, but it is imperative that public practitioners apply due diligence to the process.
Not every client is a good client, and the consequences of working with them could be severe.
An accounting background leads many into unexpected careers, inspiring some to fight injustice and others to find new ways to serve their communities. In this eBook we profile 11 accountants who make a difference. Download now.
This INTHEBLACK eBook is the definitive resource for small business owners and accountants who want to understand the options in online accounting software. Includes reviews of Xero, Sage One, MYOB Essentials and more.
Three recruitment experts pinpoint the top accountancy and finance skill sets employers need most in 2018 – and they say that professionals who are strong in IT are in hot demand.
Two US academics caused a stir in 2016 when they published The End of Accounting and the Path Forward for Investors and Managers, a book arguing that financial statements are no longer useful for investors. Australian researchers have tested the theory and the results are surprising.
Volunteering can enrich your life with new purpose and put your hard-earned accounting skills to work at the same time.