The second most common profession for runners in the Virgin London Marathon is accountant, so statistically at least a few of us should have been there at the weekend.
The ICAEW has issued a reminder to its members that 29 April is the deadline for this year’s entries for the 2011 Everybody Counts awards.
“Honesty” is one of the profession’s key watchwords, so it always comes as a shock to learn that some accountants do stray from the straight and narrow.
AccountingWEB’s management team is meeting with a leading theatre impresario today to finalise plans for ‘Born Dull – The Musical?!’
The worlds of accountancy and rock ‘n’ roll are not an obvious match, but scratch beneath the surface and the links between the two are well established.
Tax adviser Alison Houghton broke the habit of a lifetime by winning an Apple iPad in Venture Finance’s 2011 Budget Sweepstake.
There comes a time when the mind and body throw in the towel and demand a break from the rigours of modern working life.
This item is the sequel to one first published on AccountingWEB in 2001.