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2022 articles

5 ways smarter technology is transforming how schools work

Education has already undergone major transformation since the beginning of the 21st Century. What used to take place in textbooks…

Is the fight on to stop accountants falling into irrelevance?

By Jim Scott Is the rapid uptake of cloud bookkeeping software a true and imminent threat to accountants? Will these…

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Education: what role will blended learning play in the future?

Schools and multi-academy trusts (MATs) have seen the way they operate fundamentally transformed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with an…

HR professional managing the upcoming change to National Insurance

HR: managing the upcoming change to National Insurance

The 2021 Autumn Budget brought on a wide array of changes, but few will have as much of an impact…

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Autumn Budget 2021: what’s changing for payroll?

The 2021 Autumn Budget has just been announced, and there are a couple of changes payroll professionals need to be…

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Rishi Sunak's Autumn Budget 2021: what do accountants need to know?

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has delivered his Autumn 2021 Budget this afternoon. Among the key areas he announced changes on were:…

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Real-time data for schools: could it help save a life?

When a pupil misses morning register, there’s usually a good reason – sickness, a medical appointment, or a personal circumstance…

IRIS customers celebrating at the awards

IRIS customers make up 85% of winners at Accounting Excellence Awards 2021

Delighted accountants were celebrating their success at the Accounting Excellence Awards last night – and 85% were IRIS Software Group customers.  Organisers described the event as being…

HR recruitment: tackling the driver shortage

Similar to the recent fuel crisis, some of our cherished seasonal foods may not be available for Christmas (I bet…