The "why" and "how" of what accountants do are fundamentally affected by the technological landscape, evolving business environment, and regulatory changes. These factors come together to shape our profession. Whatever your role, it is critical that you understand these influences, and think through their consequences for you, your business or your clients’ businesses.

This course reviews the key headlines, developments and trends of the past year, to help you understand the implications for the profession, and plan how to respond accordingly.

This course will enable you to:

  • navigate the key challenges facing accountants and the accounting profession
  • learn from high profiles case of failure and identify areas of potential risk
  • understand and adapt to the ever-changing economic landscape
  • identify opportunities and threats presented by current technological trends
  • react to the key challenges facing the audit profession, including increased complexity and advances in AI
  • stay ahead of latest developments in intangibles, revenue recognition, financial instruments and sustainability.


Key information

  • now with updated personalised course notes to download and keep
  • learn at your own pace
  • develop your own learning needs
  • iPad/Android compatible.
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Helping accountants grow

Disclaimer: This course is available for ACCA members, you may need your ACCA membership number to complete your booking. This course and outline is provided by a third-party course provider. All course bookings are subject to the terms and conditions set by the course provider. Please see individual supplier pages for full terms and conditions. ACCA takes no liability for bookings made with third-party suppliers.