There aren’t that many shopping paradises in the EU, everything is pretty pricey and laden with taxes.
AccountingWEB founder Ben Heald, the original Prudent Surfer, now plays a more strategic role as our parent company’s CEO. This post presents an accountant’s eye view of the pros and cons of acquisitive growth.
There’s a culture of working enormously long hours in many workplaces. And it’s killing us – literally. The Japanese have even coined an original word for death by overtime: Karoshi.
For AccountingWEB’s John Stokdyk, the US Xerocon event in Denver last week presented a rare opportunity to travel back in time and space.
I absolutely adore the cinema. So much so that I often head to cinema and, against my better financial judgment, pony up the ridiculous £10 to £13 admission. I enjoy it too much to forego the pleasure.
Five key pension providers were brave enough to put themselves forward for questioning at the latest Friends of Auto Enrolment meeting in Bristol.
It’s all over, guys. Pack it in. The Judgment day envisioned by James Cameron’s Terminator franchise is here.
On Thursday I attended the latest event in Receipt Bank's 'Practice Exchange' series, says Ben Smith, UK publisher for AccountingWEB.
NetSuite’s mega conference in San Jose last week had the excitement and glamour of a large festival, but it wasn’t just the musicians and technology gurus taking on the ‘rockstar’ label.
Many of you will be aware that it’s the profession’s Glastonbury this week. Yes, Accountex will bring its annual circus of software and accountancy to the ExCel Arena in London and AccountingWEB is the official media partner.