November 23, 2020
financial reporting and wellness

2020/21 Reporting Season: plan for year end but also for wellbeing

23 November 2020: We know that the 2020/21 reporting season is going to be tough for many, but do we know how we are going to cope with it? Isabelle Campbell, CABA Trainer and Coach (and also Commercial Finance Director and Chartered Accountant), urges members to write mental health into […]
November 9, 2020

People Management in The Non-Profit Sector

November 9, 2020
Leadership Purpose & Ethics - 6 key insights.

Six ways for Chartered Accountants to lead better: key insights from the latest ‘Building Resilience’ webinar

Leadership always matters, but in challenging times it’s more necessary than ever. But the nature of leadership is changing. As the latest ‘Building Resilience’ webinar explored, leadership today is underpinned by a sense of purpose and a clear vision, is guided by a moral compass and doesn’t aim to have all the answers.
October 26, 2020

Mental health and accountancy: removing the stigma

26 October 2020: Chartered Accountant Ben Grant shares his story of the high-stakes, high-stress working life that led to his breakdown, and how opening up to colleagues and friends was a big step in the recovery process. For as long as I can remember, achieving the best results was important […]
October 12, 2020

Data Protection and Privacy in Covid-19 Times

Governments around the world have made (or are making) great effort to build their capabilities, especially to speed up contact tracing. With the rise of new waves of infection, the impetus to perform contact tracing is much stronger as countries continue the fight to keep the Covid-19 spread under control.
September 17, 2020
mergers and aquisitions

Forensic Data Analytics: No Longer Just a Supplementary Tool

While the current outlook in the region may seem grim, the trends that are emerging – and accelerating – give us a glimpse of different opportunities in different sectors that can lift businesses out of survival into recovery, and eventually to thrive post-Covid-19.
September 1, 2020

Life after lockdown

As the UK gradually lifts its coronavirus restrictions, Christian Koch looks at what life is currently like for CAs working in countries further ahead in the pandemic timeline. The message? Scrap everything you know: we’re about to enter uncharted territory…
July 27, 2020

Eight Insights from the ‘Courage in Adversity’ Webinar

The latest in the Building Resilience series of webinars explored these questions in more detail. Here are eight key talking points and insights from the event.
July 19, 2020
Shining a light on sustainability

COVID-19: Shining a light on sustainability

This article first appeared in the July/August issue of CA magazine: https://www.camagazine.co.uk/july2020#!cover Society has the tools to become fully sustainable, says Dan Wells CA, partner at Foresight Group, but it won’t happen without the engagement of investors on a global scale. Think about investment as a spectrum. At one end you […]
July 19, 2020
Championing young leaders

Championing bright young leaders

This article first appeared in the July/August issue of CA magazine: https://www.camagazine.co.uk/july2020#!cover The Queen’s Commonwealth Trust is empowering young people across the globe to bring about social change. Its COO, Chris Kelly CA, explains its aims and the values that have informed his journey to Kitty Finsta. Respect. Responsiveness. Integrity. […]