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Breaking borders: game-changing strategies for international sales
Unlocking international growth potential by mastering tax compliance.
11 November 2023
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Transforming retail: exploring the potential of Generative AI
Gain verifiable CPD and join our panel of experts, Jacqui Baker, Head of Retail at RSM UK, Ben Bilsland, Partner and Senior Analyst for Tech and Media at RSM UK, and Jonny Oliver, CFO of The Very Group, as they dive deep into the world of Generative AI and explore its potential impact on retail businesses, the regulatory landscape surrounding its use, and how the technology might evolve in the future.
7 November 2023
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IFRS 16: A refresher
Keeping you up-to-date on IFRS 16: what's working well and what the challenges are.
14 September 2023
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Placemaking in UK high streets
This webinar will look at placemaking and strengthening communities through rejuvenation of town and village centres across the UK.
13 June 2023
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Demystifying Apprenticeships: what, why, how and the practicalities
From their central role in the levelling up agenda to their vital importance in meeting labour market shortages, apprenticeships were never far from the news in 2022.
16 March 2023 Listen again
Surviving 2023 in retail and hospitality
Retail and hospitality experts will provide insight on how businesses can remain operating efficiently and profitably through 2023.
7 February 2023
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Rethinking retail: In discussion with a retail C-Suite
Hear from a panel of retail experts who will set the scene and share the likely economic and business scenarios for the end of 2022 into 2023 and beyond.
17 November 2022
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How pioneering retailers are harnessing circular economy business models
Implementing circular economy initiatives effectively and consistently can be good for business, good for society and good for the environment.
21 April 2022
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Customs and Tax Update – what UK exporters need to know
Learn about the major changes to customs controls and indirect tax, how to navigate them and find success in new markets.
22 March 2022
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Plastic Packaging Taxes – no time to waste
A brand-new tax on plastic packaging will be introduced in the UK with effect from 1 April 2022. The aim of the tax is to incentivise the use of recycled material in the production of plastic packaging. Any packaging that does not contain at least 30% recycled materials is likely to be taxable. Our expert speakers will share their understanding of the new tax and implications on business.
11 January 2022
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Retail business transformation in a volatile world. With McDonald’s and American Golf
We will take a look back at the impact of the pandemic and take a look forward at the ways successful retail businesses are transforming in this volatile new world.
11 November 2021
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Mind the Gap: demystifying data analytics for retail
Watch this webinar as we demystify big data and guide you through the steps every business should follow to take back control and harness the data it collects.
28 September 2021 Listen again
Sustainable packaging and the Plastic Packaging Tax - what retailers need to know
In partnership with Expense Reduction Analysts, Keith McGregor and Richard Anson talked about real-life examples of how ERA have helped businesses improve their sustainability, comply with the new legislation and reduce their costs.
7 July 2021 Listen again
Harnessing sustainable innovations in retail
Hear speakers from different sectors in retail who will share with you how and why they put sustainability into practice.
1 July 2021 Listen again
Website 101: learn how to create your own website in easy steps
Having a website is a fundamental part of business in 2021. Join our website 101 to discover more about why it is so important, the easy steps you can take and get a better understanding of the terminology and concepts so you can take the plunge and get online today!
25 May 2021 Listen again
Commercial rent arrears – how landlords and tenants can work together to find a solution
A practical webinar giving guidance for commercial landlords and tenants on rent arrears recovery, lease negotiation strategies and restructuring rental payments for companies in financial distress.
25 May 2021 Listen again
Financial Controllers' Conference - Business Spotlight: Leadership in Adversity
The Business Spotlights panel focused on how senior finance professionals, and their businesses, have managed and overcome adversity during the past 12 months including impact on sectors/ shifting business model. as well as the long-term shift in your business model - focused on leadership throughout the period.
18 May 2021 Listen again
Hot Financial Reporting Topics in Retail
Explore the latest issues in Financial Reporting, looking at the ongoing impact of Covid-19 on businesses reporting requirements, issues such as Going Concern, Impairment and Covid Rent Concessions through our webinar in partnership with Vivek Mehan FCA.
27 April 2021 Listen again
From Asos to Arcadia: how do boards stay on top of trends?
Hear from expert speakers on the changing shape of retail and board responsibility.
22 April 2021 Listen again
2021 a new reckoning for the high street: the wider perspective
Our speakers shared their views on the wider impact of the demise of many high streets on landlords, investors and lender.
21 April 2021 Listen again
Company Voluntary Arrangements (CVA): a retailer’s perspective
Join the Finance Director of Ann Summers, Paul Bedworth and CFO, John Boyle who talked through the challenging situation the company faced when they decided to go through a selective CVA and the impact this had.
23 March 2021 Listen again
VAT changes in Europe
This webinar in partnership with MHA MacIntyre Hudson discussed the VAT changes in Europe and what this will mean for UK businesses alongside how to deal with the changes impacted by Brexit.
10 December 2020 Listen again
Survive, Thrive or Exit - strategic objectives and financing options
This webinar discussed the strategic objectives most commonly being considered by business leaders today and options available to fund them.
22 October 2020  Listen again
Pandemic Perspectives
Gymshark in conversation with Catherine Kelly. 
24 September 2020  Listen again
Business turnaround: a day in the life of a restructuring expert
Watch this webinar to hear what a day in the life is like for restructuring expert Damian Webb.
24 September 2020 Listen again
The secret life of a CFO during restructuring & administration
Watch this webinar from the Retail Community to hear a CFO share her experience of what it is really like to go through a business restructuring.
1 July 2020 Listen again
How COVID-19 is driving innovation in retail, and the role of the accountant in this brave new world
What’s next for retail in a post-COVID world? Our expert speakers shared their insights on where the retail sector is right now, and how technology and accounting, will be in paving the way to its future.
24 June 2020 Listen again
Demystifying restructuring processes in Retail and Hospitality
This webinar looks at restructuring and administration processes commonly seen in the retail and hospitality sectors, and consider what businesses can do if they have concerns about their long-term viability or that of their key customers and suppliers.
4 June 2020 Listen again
Valuing Intellectual Property in a post Covid-19 world
Gain an understanding of key Intellectual Property valuation topics from our expert speaker Stephen Robertson of Metis Partners. Stephen talks through recent case studies in the current market.
13 May 2020 Listen again
Data-driven strategies for surviving and accelerating out of the COVID-19 crisis
Join this webinar to gain insight into marketing analytics, and identify potential to improve your bottom line.
28 May 2020 Listen again
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Cyber security: Protect your retail business
Businesses and individuals are at risk of threats from data hackers, ransomware and spear phishing. This webinar is full of useful tips and advice that you can employ to protect your business and livelihood against increasingly sophisticated, and common, cyber attacks.
10 March 2020 Listen again
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The Future of Retail
Shifts in shopping trends and new technologies are disrupting the retail market as we know it.
19 March 2019 Listen again
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How to access finance to drive expansion overseas
Join this webinar for a practical walk through of exporting finance options available to SME businesses.
6 June 2023
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Supply chain cyber security series
Your business is only as secure as its weakest link. Watch this series to understand and manage supply chain cyber security risk.
28 September - 2 November 2022
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Introducing the Climate-related Financial Disclosure Regulations
Effective from 6 April 2022, The Companies (Strategic Report) (Climate-related Financial Disclosure) Regulations 2022 require certain UK companies and LLPs to report climate-related information within their strategic report. This webinar explains who’s in scope of the new requirements, what information is required to be disclosed and where to find further guidance.
10 March 2022
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How to keep your cross-border sales switched on in 2022
Gain insights into the key legislations from 2021 and the impact on retailers.
2 February 2022
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Practical tips for securing that elusive NED role
Following on from our webinar that looked at the variety of Non-Executive Director (NED) roles available for accountants, this latest offering from ICAEW will count through the steps that accountants need to take in preparation for securing that elusive NED position. Getting a NED role isn’t straightforward. There is tough competition out there and surveys have shown that the great majority of positions may never be widely advertised. The mindset and preparation required to be a successful NED is very different from job hunting and requires an organised approach.
1 February 2022
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Resilience First Webinar - Helping small businesses recover post Covid-19
Facebook and Resilience First work together to produce a UK version of the small business resilience guide.
3 September 2020 Listen again


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