9 key things to ask when looking for an accountant

When looking for an accountant it is important to find out how they will help you.  We have compiled nine simple questions to ask yourself when deciding which accountant is right for you… Are they a qualified accountant, regulated by a professional body? Will they provide yearlong support for all your accounting issues with direct, honest… [ Read more ]

We welcome Rhys to the team

I’m delighted to be joining Hemingway Bailey as Marketing Manager through a Professional Experience Placement as part of my Business & Marketing course at Hull University Business School.  I will be working with the team on all areas of the company’s marketing including social media, networking, events and much more! Taking a placement year as… [ Read more ]

Our Apprentices support ‘Get In. Go Far’

The UK government and top employers yesterday launched their ‘Get In. Go Far’ apprentices campaign, promoting the benefits of apprenticeships to young people at the point in the year where school students are receiving A-Level and GCSE results.  The campaign aims to show that there are a large variety of apprenticeships on offer in a range of… [ Read more ]

Apprentice Ruby gets to grips with the accounting world

I have now been part of the Hemingway Bailey team for a couple of months and I am loving it!  I have already learnt so much and am feeling ready to start my AAT course in September. The team have been very welcoming and supportive, including me in everything they do.  I have also been attending… [ Read more ]

Hemingway Bailey complete the National Three Peaks

Alan and Evie of the Hemingway Bailey team took part in the National Three Peaks Challenge in aid of Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis, with the aim of improving the lives of those who suffer from the disease. The National Three Peaks involves climbing Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon which they completed in an impressive… [ Read more ]

Difference between being at University and doing an Internship

                                          Experience at University                    Is work different from university? Looking at this question some of you may be thinking well of course. And the truth is there is a clear difference and I suppose… [ Read more ]

Margin Improvement Project Underway

An accountancy practice engaged Hemingway Bailey to help them solve a problem at one of their clients  where margins were very inconsistent each month which were proving very difficult to explain. They were aware of our Accountant Plus service and so they engaged ourselves to provide a solution. Industry Trained Because we are industry trained accountants… [ Read more ]

Training Success

On Friday 11th October 2013 we attended the Chamber Bridlington & Yorkshire Coast Business Awards because we had been shortlisted for Training Company of the year . There was a lot of competition to be on the shortlist but the judges were very impressed with how our trainees spend a lot of their time in… [ Read more ]

Why Are Management Accountants Different ?

This is a question we are often asked. A variant of this, is what makes a CIMA qualified accountant different from an accountant who has qualified from another professional body and has then worked in practice for their entire career? Industry Trained The easiest answer to this question is: a CIMA accountant has normally trained… [ Read more ]

Let Loose in London with Hull Children’s University

A matter of days after completing some mentor training with Hull Children’s University, I found myself visiting a primary school in Hull, discussing where we were going to visit, on our trip to London after the weekend. For a first trip, I couldn’t help feeling that I had been thrown in at the deep end… [ Read more ]