'The bank sent my safe house address to my abusive ex' Posted on Monday August 26, 2019
Only after Claire left her husband did she realise the extent of the abuse she had endured.
Asian stocks drop as US-China trade war escalates Posted on Monday August 26, 2019
The threat of new tariffs and hikes to existing duties by the US and China rattled investors in Asia.
Trump's regrets on China trade war 'misunderstood' Posted on Sunday August 25, 2019
The president meant he regretted not raising tariffs on Chinese goods higher, a spokeswoman says.
British Airways strike: Passengers angry at airline 'silence' Posted on Sunday August 25, 2019
Customers say they are unable to get in touch with BA, as the airline says it is fielding 40,000 calls.
Airport security: 3D baggage scanners could end liquid restrictions Posted on Sunday August 25, 2019
Airports must introduce 3D baggage screening before the end of 2022, the government announces.
Migrant workers 'exploited' in Japan Posted on Sunday August 25, 2019
International brands accused of 'exploiting' workers in Japan
Why are retro sweets tasting success? Posted on Sunday August 25, 2019
Retro sweets are making a comeback but what's behind their growing popularity?
The new mobile phone scam delivering a problem Posted on Friday August 23, 2019
Why are fraudsters arranging for a brand new phone to unexpectedly be delivered to your door?
British Airways strike: BA pilots announce September dates Posted on Friday August 23, 2019
British Airways pilots will strike on 9, 10 and 27 September in a dispute over pay, union Balpa says.
Trump responds with fury over Fed chief's speech Posted on Friday August 23, 2019
The US president asks if the Federal Reserve head is a bigger enemy than China's premier Xi Jinping.
Key concerns for CFOs Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Following the recent roundtable on strategy execution, Rick Payne takes a look at the key concerns for CFOs.
Are businesses too big to fail? Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
As the failure of outsourcing giants Carillion and Interserve creates waves throughout the industry, Pádraig Floyd looks at what other businesses can do to prevent being caught in their wake
Climate change reporting Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Jonathan Labrey, chief strategy officer, IIRC, explains why integrated reporting is the corporate antidote to climate change
Alternatives to plastic - part 2 Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Alison Coleman speaks to a range of companies about how they are combatting the plastic problem while still turning a profit.
Alternatives to plastic Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Plastic pollution is rising to the top of the global agenda, but what’s the alternative? Alison Coleman explores how companies are adapting to survive.
Digital transformation Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Digital transformation was the key theme during ICAEW’s Academy of Professional Development sponsored panel session at The CFO Agenda conference. Gathered speakers noted that while limbering up for artificial intelligence is essential, a business can’t run before it can walk.
Make the most of marketing Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Tim Lennard explores what businesses can do to ensure return on their marketing investment.
The future of social care Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
In the past five years, 400 care homes have closed. With local authority social care spending slashed by half in just a decade, Peter Taylor-Whiffen asks how care providers can turn a profit – and help safeguard vulnerable residents.
How to fund your SME Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Jon Scopes details the key lessons learned at an SME funding masterclass ran by the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund and ICAEW.
How to manage rapid growth Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Nick Pollit explores how businesses can effectively manage rapid growth.
Getting out of your comfort zone Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Nick Pye discusses the dangers of staying in your comfort zone and outlines why businesses should aim for the 'STRETCH' zone.
How climate affects accountants Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Climate change is now higher up on the political agenda, but what does this mean for accountants and businesses? Rachel Underhill explains.
Business and Management Faculty webinars and events Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
View our upcoming webinars and events.
Getting your financial models right Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Financial models are vital tools in modern business, but are highly susceptible to being ruined by their creators' bad habits. ICAEW decided to turn this situation around by developing a new code of practice.
Influencing and persuading - Promoting your brand Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
David Gillespie, professional actor and coach, brings some practical tips in how to promote your brand, persuade people and better negotiate.
Managing difficult situations and conversations Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This webinar provides simple and effective techniques to stay poised and resolve difficult situation.
Economic update 2019 Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Dr Stephen Davies returns to give an update on the UK economy.
Marketing for Finance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Marketing top tips for finance professionals.
An introduction to data science Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Hear first-hand the benefits of data science for accountants and learn how to get started using data to identify patterns, make predictions and automate decision making.
Make your business agile Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
A business cannot become agile by adopting elements of its management philosophy here and there. Beth Ashmead Latham looks at the specific chain of activities that makes for a successful adoption of agility.
Facial recognition technology aims to cut passport queue times Posted on Friday August 23, 2019
The UK Home Office is considering a system which would let you walk through immigration without showing your passport.
How bingo became a million dollar idea Posted on Friday August 23, 2019
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how bingo became a multi-million dollar idea.
Testing the debit card with a fingerprint sensor Posted on Thursday August 22, 2019
The technology could give a further layer of security when paying with your card in shops.
HS2: How much work has already been done? Posted on Wednesday August 21, 2019
With a review announced into the HS2 high speed rail link - how much has already been done?
Does the future of farming exist beneath city streets? Posted on Wednesday August 21, 2019
In a disused air raid shelter one company is growing crops, but what are the pros and cons of vertical farming?
'If you say you're ethical, you have to back it up' Posted on Wednesday August 21, 2019
CEO Secret: "If you call yourself an ethical company, you'll have to back up every claim you make."
'I bought a house thanks to my bullet journal' Posted on Wednesday August 21, 2019
Millions of people have shared #bulletjournal or #bujo hashtags on Instagram, so how do they work?
The floating farm for cows Posted on Monday August 19, 2019
The cows on this floating farm in the Netherlands are helping find ways of making food sustainably
'Fall in love with the problem not the solution' Posted on Wednesday August 14, 2019
"Love the problem", advises Sean Petterson whose firm makes monitors to curb workplace injuries.
Meet the top flight footballers' tailor Posted on Wednesday August 14, 2019
Mo Adass is a master tailor whose clients include footballers from Liverpool FC.