Articles, reports and other resources that enable accountants in business to make a real difference to their organisations by providing them with practical information on the latest thinking in managing people.
What’s the best way to find your next FD? Will you recognise the ideal candidate when you meet them? The faculty spoke to a variety of recruitment experts about how to find the perfect fit.
Learning to manage people with different strengths and weaknesses is key to getting the best from your staff. Here are six ways for those new to management to maximise team output – plus a few things to avoid.
January 2008, Bob Griffiths
Getting the right mix of people in your team can be a near-impossible task. Christian Doherty considers whose job it is to recruit the right mix, and talks to former Avon HR director Anne Gill about which tools she used to recruit the perfect team.
Conflict in the workplace has the power to break a business, and resolving disagreements and negotiating a result can be challenging. But as Patrick Dunne explains, the right strategy and actions from the board and executives can be all that’s needed.
Effective teamwork can be key to business success. Steve Coomber examines the factors that create such high-performing teams.
Phil Ingle discusses the widespread lack of financial knowledge outside finance, and sets out 10 simple strategies for addressing the problem.
The role of financial controller is a challenging one, often involving disagreements with others in the business. Catherine Bailey explains how to resolve such conflicts.
While our professional training equips us with the technical knowledge needed, there are some skills that can only be acquired through experience - and the ability to manage teams is one of the most important of these.