Accountability – a major key

I was recently asked by Dorothy Crosby, our Program and Training Manager at PANALITIX, to join her on a webinar on creating accountability in an accounting firm to drive improved performance. I thought it might be useful to summarize some of the key points for those who missed the webinar as it’s such an important…






A trip to London town

Two weeks ago I was delighted to be back in my country of birth, the United Kingdom. I presented a two-day KickStart workshop in London. It’s a terrific program that really gets accountants thinking about why they do what they do and the way they do it and each attending firm left with a comprehensive one-page…






Guest blog for Strategic Group

I am delighted to have been asked to be a guest blogger for Strategic Group, one of our valued alliance partners. I’ve written about a topic that has concerned me for several years – can the continual march of technology create an environment where accountants strive to be too efficient? There are three detrimental consequences of…






Why we are killing our brand

With the increasing development of technology many companies have been forced to close their doors or reinvent themselves. Think of the products that have gone by the wayside due to the digital economy; Kodak, Walkman, record stores. Our business, Proactive Accountants Network (PAN) is no different. Established for nine years, with team members in four countries…