YOU’RE PAYING TO TRAIN THEIR STAFF

It’s not your job to train audit staff. So why are you paying an average of £100 an hour to do it? There’s an old joke about consultants: you ask a consultant what time it is. They take your watch, tell you the time, and walk off with the watch. That’s clearly...

AUDIT, DRONES, AND BELGIAN FISH

This January, PwC revealed it had used drones for the first time in an audit, with “groundbreaking” results. But was this really a benefit to the client and an efficient use of resources, or was it just a PR gimmick? Of course, drones and other emerging technologies...