Telling an auditor to be more sceptical is like teaching your grandmother to suck eggs, but accounting bodies clearly think scepticism could be better exercised within the profession. The question is how?
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They’re young, mobile, social and wired. They’re entering the workforce. And they’ll be crucial to the future success of your firm. Are you ready to engage with Generation Z?
This changes everything – why everybody’s talking about AI
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the wave of technologies that experts believe will revolutionise how we communicate, do business, even how we live our lives.
Global trade wars are piling pressure on the World Trade Organisation. Can it survive?
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) is having to work harder than ever to diffuse global tensions over international trade.
Is your firm ready for the always-on generation?
Brace yourselves. Just when we we’re coming to terms with the apparent seismic differences between Baby Boomers and Millennials up pops Generation Z to shake things up.
The battle to stamp out money laundering
Accountants are in the front line when it comes to exposing money laundering. Is enough being done to fight it at domestic and global level?
Cyber wars just got serious.
How can businesses protect against attack?
What’s up with BRICS?
Brazil, China, India, Russia and South Africa (BRICS) joined forces to change the world. It hasn’t exactly gone to plan. Can BRICS get back on track?
The challenges of being mid-market
Mid-sized businesses (MSBs) face a unique set of challenges but support is thin on the ground.
Will the fallout from the Paradise Papers change accounting?
Publication of the Paradise Papers sparked calls for global tax reform and increased pressure on big companies to be more open about their tax affairs to avoid a public mauling.