Prepare to be Terminated

Nick Abbot | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Nick Abbot

Are you comfortably middle class? Being comfortably middle class used to mean never having to worry about your job being taken by a machine. The people whose livelihoods have been decimated by computer chips are those that did society's heavy lifting.

Lawyers and Accountants - Adapt or Keep Dying

Fiona Hotston Moore | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK
Fiona Hotston Moore

On the face of it the debacle arose from particular circumstances, not least the exquisite embarrassment of a top seven national auditor by revenue failing to audit itself properly whilst embarking on the sort of giddy, risky buying splurge its clients generally avoid.

Want To Be A Pilot Or Space Engineer?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Teenagers receiving their GCSE exam results on Thursday should consider apprenticeships, whether they want to be a pilot, accountant or space engineer...

Why Use Accountants to Prepare Your Business Taxes?

Reno Charlton | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK
Reno Charlton

There are many key reasons why you should consider using a professional accountancy service for your business taxes.

If Only I Was an Accountant

Gareth Johnson | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Johnson

I really envy Accountants. Clever kids who do well at school, they understand maths, they study economics and business, they work hard and qualify as Accountants. When they search for a new job they look up the 'Positions Available' under 'A' for Accountant.

The Cloud Is Here to Stay - Now Make It Work for You

Mark Little | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Tech
Mark Little

As the rate of technological innovation accelerates, we are not only seeing a new generation of digitally enabled, entrepreneurial businesses emerge, but likewise, traditional industries are being disrupted and existing small and medium businesses are being given a renewed competitive advantage.

In an Evolving Economic Climate, Businesses Must Become Less Reactive to Short-Term Volatility

Andrew H. Harding | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK
Andrew H. Harding

As the World Economic Forum gathered in Davos, many commentators made reference to Thomas Mann's novel The Magic Mountain - is the world economy makin...

One Year On and Still Notworking

Geoffrey Wadhurst | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Geoffrey Wadhurst

It's almost exactly a year since I started my "Notworking Blog". Its first incarnation was in the Guardian Work section which followed a career trajectory similar to my own, folding quietly in June.

'I Failed My O-Levels.. But Look At Me Now'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Does getting your dream job depend on getting good grades? You can still be a journalist, a documentary maker, a city accountant, work on high-profile...

It's Time Once Again for Self-Assessment Forms

Marcus Moore | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK
Marcus Moore

Post-apocalyptic science fiction novels have one thing in common: the survivors are never seen sitting around a bleak, wasteland campfire using the st...