signs bookkeeping isn't for you
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5 signs bookkeeping isn’t for you

Before you dive deep into the layered world of finance, it's worth pausing for a moment of self-reflection. Join us as we navigate through five key signs that bookkeeping training isn't for you.
cost factors of bookkeeping training
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5 cost factors of bookkeeping training

Understanding the cost associated with bookkeeping training is a crucial step in your financial planning - it's a field with high demand and excellent career prospects. But before you sign up for that bookkeeping course, let's uncover the real deal about what affects the cost.

When was bookkeeping invented?

Sometimes it’s helpful to have a stronger understanding of the industry you’re venturing into; history is a great way of doing it. So, what better method than going through a timeline of events? Have a read to find out where things began!
best aat training providers

Best AAT training providers in the UK 2024

Finding the right training provider can be tricky, no matter what your circumstances are. This blog post we have put together aims to provide you with a concise list of AAT training providers in the UK that we think could be a good fit.

Bookkeeper vs Accountant

You might have heard about the roles of bookkeepers and accountants, but what exactly sets them apart? Ben has put together some points to break down the battle between bookkeeper and accountant. Are you ready to get stuck in?
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5 tips for more effective communication

Communication is a two-way street, and listening is an integral part of effective communication. Check out this article for 5 concise tips that will highlight where to start on the path to developing how you interact with the people around you.
Success in your Bookkeeping Studies
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Success in your Bookkeeping Studies

Many courses (including bookkeeping and accounting) are studied online these days and we know first-hand how challenging this can be! On the ‘plus’ side, individuals embarking on an accounting apprenticeship or distance learning programme in accounting or bookkeeping can be a transformative experience, opening doors to a fulfilling career in finance. However, studying online requires a unique set of skills, particularly when it comes to self-motivation.
course alternatives
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How to navigate bookkeeping course alternatives

It’s extremely important to ensure that you are happy and comfortable with a provider and that this provider can offer you the skills YOU need to progress.  Here are 8 factors that I think are worth thinking about when researching bookkeeping course alternatives...
The Balancing Act bookkeeping course

How does The Balancing Act bookkeeping course work?

There are so many bookkeeping courses out there (of all shapes and sizes!) that it can be difficult to decide upon one that will truly provide your new accounting trainees with the knowledge and skills needed to flourish within your finance team – and quickly!
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Is remote working the future for bookkeepers?

Being open to different styles of working could be the stepping stone you need! Let's explore how remote working has become a game-changer for bookkeepers and will provide valuable insights into the best ways to thrive in this evolving landscape.