The ‘Nobody Cares’ Manifesto for professional advisers

By | 2006-12-31T16:10:46+00:00 December 31st, 2006|Uncategorized|

This was originated by Dennis Howlett who suggested it was only relevant to Accountants.  In fact other than the one or two points that are clearly related to Accountancy advice the list contains more than a grain of truth that is relevant to all professional advisers. * It's important to remember debits are on the

How not to get sued

By | 2006-12-08T08:15:23+00:00 December 8th, 2006|Professional Negligence, Uncategorized|

The December 2006 issue of Accountancy magazine contains a two page article of mine that the editor has titled: "How not to get sued." This article contains extracts from my talk "How to avoid professional negligence claims". If you would like to receive a copy of the article please just ask.

Timesheets and value pricing professional services

By | 2006-12-01T11:06:07+00:00 December 1st, 2006|Uncategorized|

Taxation2 is a bi-weekly careers magazine aimed at those professionals working in a tax environment.  The lead article in the current issue concerns timesheets and the importance of these in the tax departments of most professional firms.  The article contains various practical tips. I have copied below the penultimate paragraphs and added some clarification in