They were three other talented people without whom this project would not have been possible and of such a high standard. They were the key to the project. I will work with them again. It goes to show any good piece of creative work involves more than one person. Continue reading “I worked, worked and worked”
Today’s blog is to help me work out what to do on this subject. Here is my thinking: Continue reading “Close off this blog?”
The books I tend to listen are unabridged non-fiction (business management and self-development) and on occasions fiction. Anything written and read by Stephen Fry is a real bonus. Continue reading “Audio books”
I do not have a high regard for human nature. We normally go out of our way to give a perception that we are decent human beings. My experience has shown reality is different to nice person perception most of us like to portray.
We are selfish, money minded, competitive and apart from making some minor contribution to end world poverty, we really are in it for ourselves. That is why we have managed to survive for so long and managed to change our surroundings drastically. Continue reading “Human Nature”
I had some good quality enquiries. I lost out because my fees were higher than others. I could not lower them anymore at the time.
They are accountants whose views are never drop your prices- do not compete on fees. Further, they go on and say they are clients who are looking for quality. This used to be my view. Continue reading “Client Power”
It was my worst tax season in terms of stress level. No, won’t do this again. No way. Why you may ask. Continue reading “Will the last person out please turn off the lights”
I am sure you know as practicing accountants our business relationship with our clients is a long-term one. Most of our clients stay with us. Over a period we form an emotional attachment to our clients. This means it is not easy to say good-bye to clients even when it is in the best interest of our business.