Practitioners need to keep abreast of the latest technology to keep up with clients who may be more savvy, according to a recent tech adoption debate.
Ric Payne, chief executive of Principa, accountant Paul Scholes and charity owner Richard Pendlebury were discussing the increasing role of technology in accountant’s lives, during a recent video conversation with Exact.
Scholes is a sole practitioner working in London, and is a keen adopter of cloud technology. One of the biggest innovations for accountants in recent years is the ability to share and collaborate with clients, but the risk is that clients now know far more than the accountant about certain technologies.
“They know far more about...