April 2017

Today we continue to find ourselves on the brink of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another. It’s already been termed the Fourth Industrial Revolution and in its scale, scope, and complexity, the transformation brought about by it will be unlike anything humankind has experienced…

MOTORING: A dark, edgy lifestyle statement

Rolls-Royce Sandton recently launched the Rolls-Royce Black Badge in South Africa. This new series comes in Ghost and Wraith only, and what more fitting place to launch the cars than the newly revamped Kyalami race track ‘Black Badge is an attitude to life, an aspect of the Rolls-Royce brand that appeals to those people who…

ANALYSIS: THE REASONABLE PERSON

Part II of the ‘reasonable informed third party’ (RITP) essay deals with the definition of the parts of the RITP concept and the function. RITP will be defined anew when a new IESBA Code will be issued and that will be dealt with in a further article on this matter While the concept of reasonable…

VIEWPOINT: ACCOUNTANTS OF THE FUTURE

How can you reinvent your field? Many times in history, individuals or corporations have stood out because they thought outside the box and reinvented the way they approached and did something. This then marked a change in the entire industry or field, and so their names and stories have made history. Take the high jump,…

FEATURE: TOP APC CANDIDATES 2016

MATTHEW LEGG How did you prepare for your exams? By sitting in a room, discussing and debating day in and day out with a team of three of the most beautiful and brilliant minds I know. Dane, Dean, Kerri (in alphabetical order), thank you beyond words for carrying me through – this achievement is as…