Wednesday 16 June 2021

Big FOUR. The Business

is a smash hit from Tieso this year.  The lyrics to this song goes something like this ;

Let's get down, let's get down to business
Give you one more night, one more night to get this
We've had a million, million nights just like this
So let's get down, let's get down to business

Mama please don't worry 'bout me
'Cause I'm about to let my heart speak
My friends keep telling me to leave this
So let's get down, let's get down to business

Any auditor worth his salt will tell you that they have had a  million, million nights getting down to business, but the industry itself is dying,  for one because there is a perception that only the big four auditors are worth their salt, while the rest are off the ballpark CLICK HERE TO READ .

Perception is one thing,  but with the Securities Commission treating the auditors as bloodhounds and not as watchdogs, the industry itself is under pressure, from mental health, to good auditors ready to leave the industry ASAP CLICK HERE TO READ .

It's a shame indeed as those in this sector tend to tell you the truth to your face, even when the truth hurts. A year ago, we were told that   2021 would be a good year. A year ago, is a snap shot of what those involved in the accounting sector told us instead about 2021 ;

1. It's too early to say 2021 will be a great year. CLICK HERE TO READ.

2. Minimum Wage and Extra Tax for the successful  is not a sustainable policy. CLICK HERE TO READ.

3. Where is your plan for an aging Malaysia? CLICK HERE TO READ