April 8, 2020

WEBINAR: Coronavirus considerations for auditors

ICAEW’s Audit and Assurance Faculty shares a recording of its recent webinar looking at the challenges faced by auditors due to the spread of coronavirus: attendance at client sites, stocktakes, valuations, group audits and reporting dates. This webcast, hosted by the ICAEW Audit and Assurance Faculty considered the challenges faced […]
April 8, 2020
COVID-19 Mental Health

ARTICLE: Mental health for CAs in challenging times

Your clients are anxious, all your family is working from home, and the beach is shut. How do you stop yourself panicking? By Joshua Gliddon “My clients are incredibly panicked,” says Holly Shoebridge, principal of Oceans Accounting on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. “People are winding up their businesses, they’ve lost hundreds […]
April 8, 2020

ARTICLE: 7 critical tips for leading teams from home

The global jump to working from home amid the COVID-19 pandemic will test leadership, communication skills and empathy. The world is beginning the largest teleworking experiment in history, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. So how can you make the new normal of toiling from home work for you and your […]
April 8, 2020
COVID 19: Time to close?

COVID-19: Is it time to pause or close up permanently?

With the COVID-19 shutdowns biting, clients are looking for advice on whether to press pause or exit a business entirely. At midday on Monday [24 March] cafes, gyms, bars and restaurants across Australia shut their doors or severely curtailed operations amid a government-ordered shutdown. Beauty therapists (but not yet hairdressers) […]
April 8, 2020
Tech Considerations for home work

ARTICLE: COVID-19: tech considerations around home working

This guide has been prepared by the ICAEW Tech Faculty. Recognised internationally for its thought leadership, the Faculty is responsible for ICAEW policy on issues relating to technology and the digital economy. The Faculty draws on expertise from the accountancy profession, the technology industry and other interested parties to respond […]
April 8, 2020

ARTICLE: How to strategise business survival in the COVID-19 pandemic

For many businesses, a pandemic can derail company strategy and cause a range of unforeseen challenges. So how should organisations respond? The news is dominated by details of the COVID-19 pandemic. New, conflicting information is available daily. The number of confirmed cases continues to grow, as does the number of […]
April 8, 2020

How Institutes are harnessing webinars to continue their CPD offering during the COVID crisis

April 8, 2020
Dineshrie Pillay

VIDEO: Coaching Insights In A Time of Uncertainty: What to expect in a lockdown

April 8, 2020
Justine Campbell

COVID-19: How firms can help homeworkers

Justine Campbell, EY’s Managing Partner for Talent sets out how her firm is helping ensure staff who are working from home can still feel part of the team and not be isolated. While we have offered flexible working at EY for many years, we recognise that self-isolation and working from […]
April 8, 2020
7 key points

ARTICLE: 7 key points to discuss with clients during COVID-19 shutdowns

This article was first published in Acuity Magazine, the magazine for members and students of CA ANZ. You can read the original version here. Share this COVID-19 business checklist with clients to help them navigate these uncertain times. By Andrew Barnden FCA The rapid spread of COVID-19 across the world […]