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Risk management

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 risk management.

Error reduction and risk

Matthew Leitch examines how accounting skills make you useful outside the finance department.

Strategic decision making

Clear presentation of alternatives and unknowns is a vital prerequisite for strategic decision-making.

Business continuity

To minimise the impact of major disruption, businesses need an effective continuity strategy.

Debunking sampling myths

Matthew Leitch explains some widespread myths about sample sizes and illustrates some effects that may surprise you.

Powerful and reckless

Despite the best-laid plans, ventures do fail. As Matthew Leitch explains, finance professionals must resist the influence of power to keep their heads and prevent the more spectacular failures.

Little by little

Incremental projects have many benefits compared to so-called big bang projects. Matthew Leitch picks apart the pros and cons.

What are the chances

Adding risk to business decision models can be a delicate process, so taking things a step at a time can save a monumental fall. Matthew Leitch discusses the vital stages.

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