Cyber attacks have cost businesses across the world more than £200 billion over the past year, according to new research from Grant Thornton International Ltd.
The Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR) surveyed 2,500 business leaders in 35 countries and found that in excess of one in every six businesses fell victim to a cyber attack in the past 12 months.
Whether they’re studying at university or obtaining practical experience at a company, there are a lot of people working towards chasing their dream careers today. There are also many people who may not be so sure of what they have to do to get there.
Once upon a time, all you needed to do to achieve your career aspirations was demonstrate a keen interest in your chosen industry. Times have changed a lot since then, but ambition hasn’t faded. That means that achieving your goals now requires a lot more effort and a much more colourful CV.
Are you looking to enter a new career? If you’re at a loss as to what to do next, here are the five steps you should take towards securing your dream job.
Deloitte reported aggregate revenues amounting to $35.2 billion in its most recent figures.
The new figures, covering the fiscal year ended 31 May 2015, were announced alongside the company's Annual Global Report, which also showed growth across the Big 4 firm's core practices, industry sectors and geographic regions.
Ernst & Young (E&Y) has merged with tax law firm Burt, Staples & Maner LLP in a move that sees the Big 4 firm expanding its international tax practice.
The law firm, based in Washington, DC, specialises in information reporting and withholding (IRW) and will be working closely with E&Y's worldwide network on international corporate tax reporting issues.
A new analysis of ONS labour force data by Deloitte has dug deep into the stats involving the effects of automation on the UK economy.
The new study found that in the last 15 years, jobs in sectors such as technology, high-tech manufacturing, and financial and professional services have lost 800,000 jobs to automated process or machines.
Nearly half of the UK work force is looking for a career change, a new report produced by London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) suggests.
The study found that 47% of respondents wanted to change careers, though many were unsure when they would go ahead with it. Of those who did have a concrete plan, most were thinking of leaving their current roles in two years or earlier.
SMEs and sole traders look likely to benefit from proposals to introduce a threshold for compliance with VAT Mini One Stop Shop (VATMOSS) regulations.
Small businesses trading e-services across the EU are currently obliged to charge VAT at the native rates of their customers living in the 28-strong membership, which has meant added workloads operating with several different rates.