April 8, 2020

Coronavirus considerations for group audit

April 8, 2020

VIDEO: Coaching Insights In A Time of Uncertainty: What to expect in a lockdown

You are able to control that which you are aware of. In this video you will learn about the most common fears relating to a lockdown and how to mentally prepare for it. In this video Dineshrie Pillay shares a simple model that can help you to re-align your product […]
April 8, 2020
Justine Campbell

COVID-19: How firms can help homeworkers

Justine Campbell, EY’s Managing Partner for Talent sets out how her firm is helping ensure staff who are working from home can still feel part of the team and not be isolated. While we have offered flexible working at EY for many years, we recognise that self-isolation and working from […]
March 16, 2020

Top Young CAs 2019: where are they now?

After a search across the world of finance, business and beyond, and a vigorous judging process, the 2020 class of ICAS Top 100 Young CAs will be revealed in June. As we prepare to celebrate the rising stars of the profession, all 35 and under and excelling in their respective fields...
March 16, 2020

CAs making a difference with AfID

“I’m deep in the heart of Guatemala, sitting in a courtyard overlooking the mountains, watching people coming and going from the local market,” describes retired finance director Agnes Kidd CA.
March 16, 2020

Forth Ports safe haven in choppy Brexit seas

Before 2016, it was rare to hear anyone talking about ‘frictionless trade’ or ‘border checks’ over a drink. The fact that 95% of our imports and exports flow through our ports seemed of little consequence. But the EU referendum result has meant people who hitherto had little interest in trade deals, now have a view on anything from WTO rules to tariffs.
March 16, 2020

The academic apprentices

Ahead of Scottish Apprenticeship Week, Christian Koch profiles an innovative course in Aberdeen that gives students the chance to gain a university degree and ICAS accreditation – and earn while they learn.
March 16, 2020

Graham Russell CA of WPP has made the world his home

Graham Russell CA went to Jamaica, aged 23, for a two-year work placement. Decades on, his itchy feet have seen him live throughout the world, now settled down in Manhattan with WPP. Businesses can only become more global, he explains.
February 17, 2020
Digitalisation

Digitalisation in Accountancy Practices

Jeremy Clarke, ICAS Assistant Director, Practice, talks to The CA about traditional ways of working, embracing new technology – and why you can still have the best of both worlds.
February 17, 2020
business

6 Key Business Issues for 2020

Chartered accountants will play a key role in both rebuilding business trust and redefining success in a new Gen Z-led decade. Bruce Cartwright CA, Chief Executive Officer of ICAS, reveals the key issues for all CAs to keep in mind, from cyber security to shouting louder…