#116: The Debate: What Is A Fantastic Accountant?

with Anders Liu-Lindberg, James Perry & Andrew Codd

Time Stamped Show Notes

[00:30] – Introductions and what is a fantastic accountant.

[03:07] – Need to start by defining what an accountant is.

[03:22] – Bookkeepers becoming accountants.

[06:30] – Industrial revolutions have heighted expectations on what fantastic accounting is.

[07:50] – On why there will still be a need for accountants but the future will be very different for them.

[09:22] – The importance of focussing on softer skills.

[10:30] – The importance of discovering what you enjoy doing.

[14:20] – Changing the perception of accountants.

[15:20] – How to shortcut the learning process and leverage mentors.

[16:20] – On the importance of connecting with others.

[19:30] – Changing the perception of networking so that it is useful.

[21:50] – The importance of managing yourself and your energy.

[24:45] – We all have the same 24 hours in a day, it’s about what we choose to do with them.

[30:55] – On how you can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets.


Resources Mentioned:

Get Show Notes and Links in your Inbox!


SUBSCRIBE ON iTunes & Android