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April 2016

1 April 2016

Editor’s letter The secret to happiness If you could invest in your future happy and healthy self today, where would you put your time and energy? For most of us, happiness is one of the most important goals in life. But do you know what will really make you happy? Thi...
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ANALYSIS: Auditor focus on ‘other information’

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Ashika Mohan gives an overview of the auditor’s revised responsibilities under international standards to re... More

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VIEWPOINT: BIAS AT THE OFFICE


1 April 2016


And diversity of thought As companies seek to become more innovative, diversity of thought is becoming more... More

ANALYSIS: FINANCIAL MARKET COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 2015


1 April 2016


If you’d gone to sleep on the 31st January and woken up at the end of February and just looked at data for t... More

ANALYSIS: FINANCIAL REPORTING FRAMEWORKS: CHANGES FOR GBES


1 April 2016


The withdrawal of Statements of Generally Accepted Accounting Practice (GAAP) has had far-reaching effects on ... More

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SPECIAL REPORT: THE FUTURE OF ETHICS


1 April 2016


THE FUTURE OF ETHICS ETHICS & CORPORATE GOVERNANCE DEFINITION OF ‘ETHICS’ DECONSTRUCTED COMME... More

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LEAD: Profile: Mentorship engrained


1 April 2016


Mentorship, always critical to accounting and audit, is evolving into as much an external as an internal prero... More

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SPECIAL FEATURE: INSURANCE


1 April 2016


2016 Top global risks The new world of insurance Knowing when to Reinvent Discovery's business model ... More

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VIEWPOINT: TIME TO NEGOTIATE


1 April 2016


Little savings add up I once attended a negotiation course where the presenter told us that if you intentio... More

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LEAD: Motoring: CLASH OF THE DOUBLE CABS


1 April 2016


The all new Ford Ranger XLT 2.2 diesel vs the Isuzu KB 250 Diesel The double cab market seems to have explo... More

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VIEWPOINT: THE 2016 BUDGET


1 April 2016


A light at the end of the tunnel? The 2016 budget is not all bad. Did it meet expectations? No. Did it take... More

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COVER STORY: From local to global


1 April 2016


CEO of W. Consulting Bruce Mackenzie CA(SA) shares his experiences establishing and growing his own small busi... More

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VIEWPOINT: THE FEAR OF SPEAKING


1 April 2016


HOW TO OVERCOME IT Sweaty palms, a tingling sensation, rapid heart rate ‒ these are just some of the phys... More