How to Become a Bookkeeper

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Bookkeeping is a continuously growing profession and provides fantastic career opportunities for those who have a mind for numbers. If you are planning on working in bookkeeping, there are a wide range of attributes and professional skills you…

WILL GOING TO COLLEGE MAKE YOU A BETTER ENTREPRENEUR?

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If you’re an entrepreneur with a foolproof idea and all the resources you need to start your business, then there’s no need for you to go to college, right? You can definitely be successful without a college qualification, just ask Bill…
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Top Achievers: September 2018

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Congratulations to the top students listed below for achieving 90% and higher in your September ICB exams! In order of highest result achieved are the following ICB Top Achievers:   Gertruida Nassif Fin Accountant: Management…

THE TOP 4 REASONS WHY PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING IS A GOOD CAREER CHOICE

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So it’s time to start thinking about your study plans for next year. Your friends have already announced their career, study, and gap year plans on Facebook, but you are still undecided. You’ve done some research and found that you’re…

THE 6 BIGGEST MISTAKES ACCOUNTING STUDENTS MAKE – AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

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The ability to crunch numbers is a valuable skill. As a result, individuals with accounting skills are highly sought after by employers. However, it is not easy to get through an accounting course, as it requires a lot of discipline and hard…
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Why does the annual registration fee have to be paid every year and why is it not valid for 12 months from payment date?

Annual registration fees are used by the ICB to cover the student costs that do not relate specifically to exams i.e. administration costs and student support services.  ICB management looked at various ways of covering these costs and after…

ACCA Special for ICB Students and ICBA Members

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Great news for any ICB or ICBA learner who has successfully completed an ICB NQF6 of our Financial Accounting stream. You're eligible for a discounts towards an ACCA Qualification.   Who is eligible? Any ICB or ICBA learner who…

6 Fundamentals of Business Management

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Having a true passion for the business you are managing is very important for your success. But passion alone is not enough. You also need core business skills to properly launch your organization and survive over the long term. You need to…

Public vs. Private Accounting: Your Guide to Choosing a Side

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Everywhere you turn, people are making leaps into incredible, satisfying careers. Your friends are announcing new jobs on social media and your favorite blogs are constantly featuring stories of people who landed the job of their dreams. Now…
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Top Achievers: August 2018

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Congratulations to the top students listed below for achieving 90% and higher in your August ICB exams! In order of highest result achieved are the following ICB Top Achievers:     Malcolm Reddy Cost and Management Accounting Damelin…

4 Obvious Benefits Of Women At Work In A Digital Era

To have women in senior decision making roles within the workplace was completely uncommon just a couple of decades ago. We salute the many strong women that have paved the way and made it possible for women today to achieve whatever they set…
Common issues picked up by ICB Assessors

Important Message for Students – Be Vigilant!

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Recently ICB assessors have been picking up an issue that could have been easily avoided, the incorrect exam being written. Even if it is not your fault, you may be unfairly disadvantaged so always ensure when you sit for an exam that it states…