Leading strategic adviser Steve Pipe officially launched the Accountants Changing the World initiative at the National Accountants Conference in Birmingham yesterday.
Pipe unveiled his vision for the profession to help make things sustainably better for you and your firm, the environment and for those in need.
He revealed the initiative was born out of a conversation with Paul Shrimpling about accountants doing something to bring the economy back to life in a sustainable way.
Faced with the big challenges of our time - economic stagnation, global warming, poverty and suffering and youth unemployment - he committed to pressing ahead because “we can, we should and we must”.
Essentially how it works, accountants will sign up and make a commitment to give free help to businesses, as outlined in his four-step guide. The simple process involves:
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