Wow, Thursday 11 November 2021, Remembrance Day, marked a milestone for me bringing up 30 years of service for Gascoynes!!
I thought it would be an opportune time to look back at my time in the accountancy profession and the massive changes that have occurred during this time. These changes have arisen due to advances in technology and IT, changes in tax legislation and the decisions taken by Chris and his team in driving Gascoynes forward.
Accountancy is certainly a different animal to when I commenced my career and my younger work colleagues would be astounded by how different things were if we could travel back in time.
It is certainly exciting times at Gascoynes at present as we go from strength to strength. I would like to think that I’ve played a small part in the development of Gascoynes and I’m proud that I’m continuing to deal with the new challenges faced by our development and am still continuing to learn.
Although Gascoynes are continuing to grow as a business we are still staying true to our core values which is to provide a high-quality service for our clients in a friendly and approachable manner tailored to our clients’ individual particular requirements. I am proud of the long-term relationships that I have built up with my clients over the years and it is especially pleasing to see their businesses flourish.
The working environment when I commenced my career in accountancy was certainly different to how we work now: –