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September 1, 2012
This thirteenth edition features:
August 22, 2012
Below is a thought-provoking guest post on auditors role in fighting fraud and corruption from Morne Pienaar, Internal Audit Manager at RSM Betty & Dickson in South Africa. In South Africa it is nearly impossible to read the news without seeing...
August 8, 2012
Jean M Stephens
I am delighted to see that UK member firm, RSM Tenon, are involved in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100, alongside other sponsors; Barclays and Virgin.
July 26, 2012
I am delighted to share with you this touching and inspiring story from a group of trainees from the Johannesburg Office of RSM Member Firm in South Africa, RSM Betty & Dickson.
July 12, 2012
Jean M Stephens
The 2010 World Cup revived South Africa's image, Euro 2012 recently showcased Poland and Ukraine and the 2016 Games are expected to mark Brazil’s arrival as a major world player. ‘Mega events’ clearly offer benefits to developing economies, from...
July 6, 2012
Jean M Stephens
You may have seen the media interest around recent reports regarding a former female employee of KPMG US who is filing a $350m class action lawsuit against the firm.
June 29, 2012
Jean M Stephens
RSM International - RSM Reporting: Reducing the clutter in corporate reports and accounts
June 18, 2012
Jean M Stephens
On Friday, I had the pleasure of congratulating the 45 delegates, from RSM member firms around the world upon their graduation from RSM’s sixth annual RSM Academy. I travel to Eindhoven to attend this important programme every year, and I know first...
June 14, 2012
Jean M Stephens
The New York Times featured a very interesting opinion-editorial by Tim Jackson, Professor of Sustainable Development at the University of Surrey.
June 7, 2012
Jean M Stephens
The recent report “China’s Carbon Emission Trading: an Experiment to Watch” by the Stockholm Environment Institute provides a