Any Answers Answered: Giving up practice
Among its benefits, running an accountancy practice can also be stressful, demanding and difficult to juggle with a busy personal life.
Five years into practice, AccountingWEB member murphy1, dealing with stressful clients, high levels of worry, an unreliable employee and an ill partner started to doubt whether the profession was for her.
"I am not sure this is for me," she told Any Answers. "I wish I didn't worry constantly. Is there anything I change to make it work?"
AccountingWEB members in similar situations jumped forward to give their support and advice:
Register with AccountingWEB for free to read the rest of the article, which includes:
- Identify and change what makes you unhappy
- Increase your fees
- Get rid of 'bad' clients
- Recruit better staff
- Stop stressing
- Implementing changes