JUNE 2017

1 June 2017

When times are getting tougher and every day more inexplicable stories start to appear in the media, we all wonder about the paradox of it all. This reminded me of a Huffington Post video in which Jay Shetty, a motivational philosopher, talks about how Albert Einstein famously re...
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ANALYSIS: Auditor focus on ‘other information’

4 February 2016

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

Finally, Facebook for Accountants!


2 June 2017


Finally, Facebook for Accountants!     No, not really, although one would think that ... More

ANALYSIS: Growing demand for Agreed-upon procedures engagements


1 June 2017


Increased audit exemption thresholds internationally have prompted stakeholders to look for alternative servic... More

VIEWPOINT: BE INTENTIONAL INVEST IN YOUR TALENTS


1 June 2017


A parable is a story often employed in biblical texts and is used to illustrate a moral lesson. One that struc... More

PROFILE: PwC’s journey to integrated reporting


1 June 2017


PwC South Africa has released its integrated report for 2016. It has been clear for some time that neither fin... More

VIEWPOINT: TIPPING POINT OF TAXING THE WEALTHY?


1 June 2017


The South African tax system is based on a progressive system when taxing individuals. The Finance Minister... More

MOTORING: JEEP RENEGADE 1.4L T LIMITED AUTO


1 June 2017


For as long as I can remember the Jeep brand has been synonymous with 4x4. In the early days the brand was bui... More

PROFILE: Equipping exceptional young leaders


1 June 2017


Project Siyakhula is a Deloitte-sponsored initiative that invests time to mentor and motivate students. It tut... More

VIEWPOINT: FINANCIAL ADVICE CAs ALSO NEED PROFESSIONAL ADVICE


1 June 2017


Chartered accountants’ daily job entails working with numbers and finances in its many forms, for example au... More

PROFILE: Thriving in Paris


1 June 2017


Thomas Siakam CA(SA)  is a senior consultant at a boutique advisory firm in Paris specialising in banking wit... More

FEATURE: Why invest in emotional intelligence?


1 June 2017


Gallup research indicates that the global rates of employee engagement are at an all-time low, and the finding... More

VIEWPOINT: INSURANCE FOR WHAT? RIGHT TO DISCONNECT


1 June 2017


I bought my first annuity when I was 22. Few questions were asked; I was actually flattered that a big company... More