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Practice Management

To help improve the management and operational efficiency of practices, especially small- and medium-sized accountancy practices (SMPs), this area is intended to help those managing practices to address opportunities and challenges; improve their competitiveness, profitability, and sustainability; enhance their expertise, competence, and efficiency; create an environment conducive to the provision of high-quality services; and showcase global best practices and latest practice management techniques. Read More

 

Growing Your Practice: Agreed-upon Procedures Engagements

by Dawn McGeachy, IFAC SMP Committee Member & Chair of the Implementation Guidance Task Force and Christopher Arnold, Technical Manager, SME & SMP Affairs, IFAC | October 28, 2014 |

Recognizing that agreed-upon procedures engagements have the potential to be an attractive and fast growing service offering to SMEs, the IFAC SMP Committee is interested in how these engagements are being performed under ISRS 4400, Engagements to Perform Agreed-upon Procedures Regarding Financial Information. Read More

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The Evolution of an Accounting Practice: The Impact of Technology
by Giancarlo Attolini, Chair, IFAC SMP Committee and Paul Thompson, Director, Global Accountancy Profession Support | September 24, 2014 |

IFAC SMP Committee Chair Giancarlo Attolini interviews five committee and IFAC Board members on the technologies that have and will most impact them. Read More

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Carbon Accounting for Small Businesses: How Accountants Can Help Everyone Be Greener
by David York, Head of Auditing Practice, ACCA | September 24, 2014 |

New guidance from the ACCA is intended to help accountants advise SMEs on how to establish and operate carbon accounting. Read More

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How Accounting Practices Can Support the Globalization of Small Business
by Stuart Black, IFAC SMP Committee Member and Paul Thompson, Director, Global Accountancy Profession Support, IFAC | August 19, 2014 |

Small businesses are going global, and their accountants can help them on the journey; a look at recent surveys and trends, plus nine recommendations to help accountants enhance their ability to provide international services. Read More

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Monitoring and Benchmarking Key Performance Indicators: Part Two
by Stuart Black, IFAC SMP Committee Member, and Paul Thompson, IFAC Director, SME & SMP Affairs | August 5, 2014 |

Part One of this two-part series looked at how to select key performance indicators; Part Two looks at benchmarking and using the data. Read More

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