Taking your Practice to the Next Level


Have you set up your own Practice or joined into an existing firm as a Partner over recent years? Maybe you are in practice for a number of years and are looking to grow your firm? If so, join us at this half day forum as we cover the key issues that will assist you to take it to the next level.

Venue details:  
Virtual Classroom, ,
Start date & time:  
01 October 2020 09:30
End date & time:  
01 October 2020 13:30
By registering for this course you have accepted the terms and conditions
Training ticket cost:  
4.00 Training Tickets accepted
CPD hours:  
Speaker details
First nameLast name
Conal Kennedy
Jeremy Twomey


Product type:  
CPD course
Leadership and personal effectiveness, Practice and business improvement


This course will take place via Zoom on Thursday 1 October from 9.30am to 1.30pm. Once you've booked your session, you will receive an email with your booking confirmation. The steps you will need to follow to attend your virtual classroom will arrive in a separate email closer to the date of your course.

Who should attend

The course is primarily focused on the needs of members who are partners in a practice, either in the Republic or Northern Ireland.

Course overview

This course will follow the Virtual Classroom format and will encompass a 4 hours worth of learning. The online interactive live sessions will utilise the functionality of our online learning platform and will be an engaging collaborative manner of learning.This course is in planning and further information will follow.

Gain from the experience of speakers from both the Practice Consulting team and Practitioners who have themselves successfully set up and grown their firms. Topics to be covered will include:

  • Digitalising your Practice
  • Practice Management & Development in a time of crisis
  • Marketing your firm
  • Staffing & Recruitment
  • Panel Q&A session

    Key learning outcomes

    By the end of this course, participant will be able to:

  • Develop an understanding of what makes a successful practice and to apply the key learnings from this course to their firm.
  • Understand the key opportunities and challenges in Digitalising your firm.
  • Understand the benefits to marketing your firm.

    Speaker Bios

    Conal Kennedy

    Conal is Head of Practice Consulting in Chartered Accountants Ireland. He and his team provide advice and support to practices throughout Ireland, and publish a range of practice toolkits covering Anti Money Laundering, Audit, Accounting and Compliance. Over a ten year period in Practice Consulting, Conal has coached and advised many practices through major change events such as mergers, acquisitions and retirements. He has also advised on practice development and marketing

    Jeremy Twomey

    Jeremy in his role as Practice Consulting Manager works to support our member practitioners across our service areas, with a particular focus on compliance support, training and our associated advisory services. Jeremy is a Fellow of the Institute, having trained with Ernst & Young; he has held senior management positions across both financial and professional services, as well as the public sector.