If you have to ask great speakers for their secret to their success on stage, one common factor would be the amount of preparation that they conduct on understanding their audience. In this article, I will share some of the factors that to consider when tailoring your speech to your audience. Read more
These eight incredible women have found their truest purpose in life and are turning their dreams into reality. They are boldly taking ground and while they about it, they have not forgotten to pull others up along with them, particularly women. Read more
SAICA and academia in Departments of Accounting are working closer together to enhance the research activities within universities and, at the same time, ensuring that the needs of the profession are met in this regard by undertaking relevant research Read more
SAICA is determined to restore the public’s trust in a profession whose very reputation is based on ethics and standards. It therefore wishes to place on record its stance on the removal and suspension of members implicated in corruption and governance failures Read more
A number of shocking accounting irregularities have brought to light instances where members of the profession have not lived up to the profession’s reputation of integrity, ethics and independence. The repercussions have been wide and detrimental. There is now a dire urgency for public trust and confidence of CAs(SA) to be regained. Read more
Are you a qualified accountant, based in South Africa and looking for some international experience? If so, we could be looking for someone exactly like you! Some of our PwC Channel Islands team will be in Sandton on 31 July and Cape Town on 1 August to meet and discuss exciting career opportunities we currently have…
How to find the right firm for a Chartered Accountant training programme Landing an opportunity to do your training as a chartered accountant (CA) at a large auditing firm used to be the dream for new graduates. But the job market has changed in the last decade and the top jobs of the future look…
Leading others is daunting, but it’s the reason I get up every day. To influence and lead others is a privilege – and honestly, the most exciting part of my job. Great leadership transforms societies. But how can we measure it? Read Brett’s full article here.
Blockchain has great potential to enrich the accounting industry by reducing the costs of upholding and reconciling ledgers and providing unqualified certainty over the ownership of assets. Furthermore, it will free up resources to concentrate on planning and valuation, rather than just plain bookkeeping. Blockchain is a software platform for digital assets. It is a…
According to the SAICA 2016 SMME Insight Report, over 80% of SMMEs do not do business with Government at any level. This is due to SMMEs viewing the government bidding process as being too complicated, taking too long, and lacking in transparency. Read the full article here.