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Are apprentices the answer to the talent question?
- 02 Feb 2024
Apprenticeships offer employers a cost-effective way to upskill employees, improve staff retention rates and boost diversity. As National Apprenticeship Week begins, find out more about ICAEW’s apprenticeships, what’s involved and the funding options available.
Finance leaders highlight AI skills shortage
- 15 Jan 2024
Resilience and efficiency is at risk as CFOs warn finance teams don’t have the necessary skills to embrace new technologies.
CPD resources: supporting charity trustees
- 11 Jan 2024
Accountants sharing their expertise as charity trustees need to understand the latest developments in charity accounting. Find out more about ICAEW’s range of freely accessible CPD resources, including articles, webinars and online training.
How to master your Level 4 end-point assessment
- 04 Jan 2024
Jo Hazel, Senior Content Specialist at Kaplan, shares guidance on completing the final two steps of your Level 4 Accounting Technician Apprenticeship.
10 ways to spend the holidays
- 30 Nov 2023
Looking ahead to the festive season? Here’s how you can recharge and reset for the coming year.
The lowdown on… marks feedback
- 24 Oct 2023
The marks feedback service is an invaluable resource when preparing for an exam retake - here’s how to make the most of it.
How to master your ethics training
- 27 Sep 2023
Ethics is fundamental to the ACA and your future career as a chartered accountant acting in the public interest. Here’s how to get the most out of your training.
My membership journey: the New Members’ Ceremony
- 29 Aug 2023
Having completed his ACA training in 2021, Chris attends the New Members’ Ceremony at Chartered Accountants’ Hall and shares his experience of becoming an ICAEW member.
How to find a training agreement
- 01 Aug 2023
Are you an independent student? If so, you’ll need a training agreement to complete the ACA.
ACA FAQs: your questions answered
- 29 Jun 2023
The ICAEW student support team is on hand to answer all of your ACA questions. Here are the most frequent queries and where to find additional information
7 things to do this summer
- 30 May 2023
The summer months offer opportunities for personal and professional growth. Here’s how to make the most of the season - including carving out time for some much-needed rest and relaxation.
How to master your Audit Qualification
- 30 May 2023
Confused about the why, when and how of the Audit Qualification? ICAEW Senior Audit Qualification Manager Sarah Muir gives you the lowdown.
What if I lose my training agreement?
- 26 Apr 2023
Losing your training agreement doesn’t have to mean the end of your ACA journey. There’s plenty of support available to help you continue on the path to qualification.
6 ways to master your professional development
- 28 Feb 2023
Professional development is an essential element of your ACA training. Nicola Mower, Senior Training and CPD Manager at ICAEW, explains how to approach it.
Why people leave the audit profession (and how to keep them)
- 23 Feb 2023
Changeable management approaches, lack of formal training and excessive hours all forced Jackie Crane to become an ex-auditor. What do her experiences tell us about how audit employers must retain talent?
Staying on top: 10 things for your checklist
- 03 Nov 2022
Calling all ACA students. Keep your training on track and make the most of your student experience with our handy checklist.
Deborah Harris appointed new LSCA President
- 19 Oct 2022
Deborah Harris is the first Black woman to be elected President of the London Society of Chartered Accountants in its 150-year history. She tells us about her priorities for the coming year.
Five ways to master your online training file
- 06 Jun 2022
The ACA is not all about exams: get to know your online training file and make a habit of updating it regularly, says Senior Training and CPD Manager Nicola Mower.
What’s it like to… study with dyslexia
- 09 Mar 2022
Diagnosed with dyslexia part way through her ACA training, Matilda Stevens believes her challenges have made her even more determined to succeed.
Barry Hearn: from accountant to sports supremo
- 17 Feb 2022
“I like to think I’m a Jack the lad, but I’m an anorak really,” says Barry Hearn, President of global sports promotion business Matchroom, adding that his ACA training provided the springboard to his success.
Checklist: Choosing a training provider for diversity and inclusion
- 09 Feb 2022
Training forms a central part of a company’s diversity and inclusion strategy but, without careful planning, any positive outcomes may be limited. What should organisations consider when selecting a provider?
Six ways to master your six-monthly review
- 02 Feb 2022
Six-monthly reviews are a key part of your ACA training, so it’s important to get the most out of them. We asked Senior Training and CPD Manager Nicola Mower for her top tips.
We all have a role to play in creating an inclusive culture
- 18 Jan 2022
Chartered accountants from a wide range of backgrounds discuss how they can make a difference at work and throughout the profession.
Maintaining an ethical and supportive culture during remote working
- 08 Sep 2021
How accountants are tackling hybrid working model dilemmas such as workforce fragmentation, on-the-job training and organisation detachment.
7 ways to make your technical skills shine
- 01 Feb 2021
Not sure where to start with your professional development skills, or stuck on a particularly tricky area? Nicola White, Training and CPD Manager at ICAEW, shares her top tips on approaching the technical competence skill
Audit: providing a moral compass for business
- 25 Jan 2021
26 January 2021: Stephen Huyton started his career in audit before moving into business. He believes the profession should be more vocal in its role as defender of business morals.
How virtual reality can help accountants with CPD
- 26 Aug 2020
27 August: Virtual reality has been around since the 1990s, though only in recent years has it gained real traction in both professional and consumer environments. One of the areas in which it has great potential is training and CPD. IT writer Sandra Vogel reports.
How to make lifelong learning work
- 26 Aug 2020
27 August: Kaplan’s head of learning Stuart Pedley-Smith is an accountant and trainer. Here, he shares his views about how professional bodies and training providers could make lifelong learning work.
Trainers adapt to new accounting CPD landscape
- 25 Aug 2020
26 August: COVID-19 is having a profound effect on the way training and CPD is delivered to accountants. Rachel Willcox speaks to trainers from the accountancy world about the new landscape
Business spotlight: escaping the challenges of lockdown
- 07 Aug 2020
10 August: Laura de Poitiers, financial controller of AIM-listed plc Escape Hunt, tells ICAEW Insights how the business coped through COVID, about her work in the charity sector and the benefits of ACA training.
COVID-19: how can boards protect young people’s futures?
- 20 Jul 2020
21 July: Boardrooms make some of the most influential decisions in the country – but do they reflect society and understand intergenerational challenges, which have been exacerbated by COVID-19? ICAEW’s Board Effectiveness Manager, Julia Root-Gutteridge, explores solutions.
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