July 14, 2022

Beyond Accounting – Sustainability and Accountants: Breaking the cycle of modern slavery

Modern slavery is a significant issue worldwide and is pervasive in supply chains. In a time of pressure resulting from rising inflation, supply chain issues, and other spiraling costs, businesses are struggling to keep costs low and find the workers they need. Chartered Accountants need to be aware of this risk and know what to look out for. They also need guidance on how to act.
June 30, 2022

Zombie SPACs and Blood Baths – Why you should care?

The panel discusses recent SPAC market challenges, SEC regulatory activity related to SPACs, what changes in the deSPAC process have occurred as a result and where it believes the SPAC market is headed.
June 24, 2022

Auditing the Future

Shane Rogers, Chartered Accountant and Head of Audit with Swiss Re for the Americas leads a presentation on auditing the future and where does internal audit ‘go from here’. Presenting with Shane is Maria Thomas – Audit Manager in the Swiss Re. Americas Audit Team. Following their presentation Shane and Maria will be joined by Erica McManaman – Chief Audit executive at Signature Bank, and James Kouame – Head of Audit for PC, XVA, Market Risk, CCR with Credit Suisse. Maria will then moderate a panel discussion on the future of audit.
June 7, 2022

Coping with anxiety-Life is Tough, but so are you.

With the spike of Anxiety in 2022, this conversation focuses on Anxiety, coping mechanism and how to navigate through 2022, when your anxiety spikes or strikes. Anxiety is all too real, it effects an individual's personal and professional life. We discuss how anxiety impacts decision, judgement and choices.
June 7, 2022

How core beliefs shape our behaviour

Using the ABC paradigm of thinking and behaving is a good way to start shaping our beliefs, through managing our self-perceptions and self-images. ABC is an abbreviation that stands for Antecedents, Behaviour, and Consequences. As a method for behaviour assessment and formulation, it is particularly beneficial when clinicians, clients, caretakers or individuals are interested in understanding the 'active ingredients' of self-diagnosing a problem that may arise.
May 31, 2022

Northern Florida Chapter – Cybersecurity Event

On May 12th 2022, CAW Network USA partnered with Practus Advisors to bring you a hybrid event, on Cybersecurity. The event featured our speaker Alex Paunic, Founder and CEO of Precog Solutions. Alex has 13+ years of Cybersecurity experience with MxLogic, McAfee and Intel. He currently provides cybersecurity services including risk mitigation, vulnerability assessment and software security.
May 26, 2022

Beyond Accounting – Accounting for Net Zero – Part Two

Part 2 of a two-part series, with the first part having been held on March 31st, 2022. In Part 2 we continue to discuss the huge opportunity for our accounting profession to take ownership and establish clear governance, over this critical measure of how business in general is performing in achieving a net-zero target.
May 10, 2022

Beyond Accounting – Technology and Accountants

All accounting bodies globally are facing the same challenges – and education and continuing development are key areas of relevance to every accountant or aspiring accountant. For this event we are partnering with Chartered Accountants Ireland and Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business.
May 8, 2022

Back to the office- Adapting to change

Change is something we all deal with differently – some embrace it, some resist it, but we all have to figure out how to deal with change as best we can. The past 2 years have brought huge change with the pandemic and the disruptions to work as we knew it. Many people are in a transition now from working from home to returning to office and new hybrid models of work
May 8, 2022

The Positive Habit – Light Up Your 2022

Chartered Accountants Ireland is the largest and longest established accountancy body in Ireland. It has over 30,000 members and 7,000 students, and it is the leading voice of the accountancy profession in Ireland. It is a member of Chartered Accountants Worldwide and the Global Accounting Alliance.