Thoughts, insights & waffle


Chartered Accountants Ireland – Student Statistics

Following on from my previous post on students doing professional accounting exams in Ireland, Chartered Accountants Ireland (“CAI”) recently released their annual report for 2013 and it provided a good overview of their student population. Student numbers are now at their highest since 2009 with 6,440 students studying for the ACA title. The popularity of […]

Professional Accounting Qualifications – Student Overview

The IAASA, the body responsible for the regulation of accountants and auditors in Ireland, released its “Profile of the Profession” report recently giving a great overview of the students studying for professional accounting qualifications in Ireland in 2013.     Accountancy Bodies Overview Source: IAASA Profile of the Profession 2013 Report Employment Status It is […]

Career Choice – Key Drivers

With final exams approaching for many students the issue of career choice and which path to take post graduation will be one on many students’ minds. I thought this old (in internet terms!) visualisation from Bud Caddell of the key components of any ideal career choice was a great summary of the decision to be […]

Welcome to Accounting Milkman!

Welcome to Accounting Milkman (“AM”) and my first, of what I hope will be many, posts! Hopefully you have had a chance to look around the site and get a feel for what AM is all about. If not, I will outline very briefly below what I hope AM can achieve.   Accounting Milkman is […]