practical solutions that make a difference


The IAA trains chartered accountants. A group consultancy visit, arranged by the Nottingham Trent University Business School, took place in 1999 and delivered the following outputs.

Business Development Review

  • Evaluated the main strategies: business, finance, marketing
  • Evaluated income streams and future income projections
  • Assessed prospects for developing the business
  • Identified key weaknesses in finance, management, marketing, location, & the external business environment
  • Designed outlines solutions for: marketing, product development, access to courses, partnerships, working with local SMEs

Energy Management

  • Reviewed usage and control of electricity and diesel
  • Identified improvements to cut costs
  • Designed simple ways to boost management information and control
  • Designed a simple process to control future energy costs and consumption

The IAA responded and has made many improvements ( )