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Is your trust ready for the next academic year?

There is no question that the government is on a mission to raise teaching standards. Schools Minister Robin Walker said:…

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Talent shortages in accountancy: how to become an attractive employer

If the talent shortage hasn’t bitten you just yet, it will unless you act now. Recent surveys indicate  that 74%…

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ROI in HR: what it is and how to measure it

In all my time as an HR professional, I’ve never seen the sector receive as much focus and investment as…

How to successfully manage change within your accountancy firm

“Even though change is an important part of growth, we still face a hard time liking it. We try to…

Global mobility: three considerations when employing abroad 

Research released this week from the Corporate Finance Network Survival confirmed that despite the threat of recession, UK SMEs are…

Accountants! Know your worth. Price for your value and advice. 

Our research suggests that one in three accountants are finding that clients are expecting them to deliver advisory services, on…

Accountancy outsourcing: the trick up your sleeve 

Studies found that 49% of accountancy firms are struggling to meet growth targets.   These findings come as no surprise…

How accountants can liberate their workday from mundane admin 

Our recent research uncovered that one in four accountants cite a lack of time as a key barrier to implementing…

The role of technology in creating a strong Multi-Academy Trust 

By 2030, the UK government wants every school to become part of a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT). Ideally, they would like…