Accounting Technician magazine

Accounting Technician (AT) magazine is our award-winning publication exclusively for members. It’s designed to keep you up to date with the changing face of accountancy and the emergence of new skills that will shape your career.

AT is focused on making technical subjects accessible, profiling inspirational AAT members and covering diverse and fascinating stories of the world of finance and accountancy with the goal to inform and inspire. Download the latest copy below (login required).

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March/April

Finance is changing. Are you?

Finance is changing. Are you? In this issue, we look at the changes occurring in accountancy, and the traits and skills AAT members need to thrive in the new decade:

  • Get your head around advisory skills (page 30)
  • Have you got what it takes to be a finance business partner? (page 34)
  • How to improve your cashflow and budgeting services (page 40)

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January/February

How to add value

In this issue of AT magazine, we look at the many ways accountants are taking control of their careers:

  • Accountancy +… the accountants boosting their prospects with non-accounting skills (page 36)
  • Your toolkit for leadership – how to make it in management (page 32)
  • Public sector funding – the ingenious ways that organisations are plugging the funding gap (page 40)

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November/December

Fighting crime, promoting ethics

How accountants can fight money laundering and do more to raise ethical standards in the profession.

  • Ethical businesses – companies with principles achieving success.
  • Desk detectives – your office could be a crime scene. Would you spot the signs?
  • What you can learn from history’s least ethical accountants?

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September/October

The death of paperwork

In this issue of AT magazine, we look at the 10 trends that will reshape tax for 2020. Including sounding the deathknell of the printed tax return…

  • Is avoidance voided? Have anti-tax avoidance measures worked?
  • Lights, camera, tax gone! The film industry is rife with people looking to make a quick, crooked buck
  • How to grow you practice fast (by building slow)

There are also 400 FREE copies of the new book, Putting Excellence Into Practice available for AT readers – see this link.

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July/August

Access all areas

We highlight the strides accountancy is making as a sector, with 5 of the top 10 employers in the Social Mobility Employer index 2018 being accountancy firms.

  • Why accountancy is opening up to everybody (online version)
  • “I won’t let this hold me back” – 3 accountants with debilitating conditions, but successful careers
  • Sick notes – Have an ill colleague? Here’s how to help them

Downloads for the Excel dashboards feature are available here and here

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May/June

Amazing introverts

An issue dedicated to people who tapped into their inner leaders – and how you can do the same.

  • How to build an unstoppable team culture
  • How introverts can take the spotlight
  • Do you have these leadership traits?

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March/April

5 unstoppable accountants

To mark International Women’s Day we profile the careers of five women in accountancy to learn of their challenges and achievements.

Business Model Canvas template

How do you understand what makes an organisation successful? Answer: you use the Business Model Canvas template. Download your copy here:

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