Generate £10-20m of New Business for Your Firm by Creating an Army of Confident, Effective Work Winners

Launch a world class inhouse business development training academy with a proven track record and a solid methodology built around high level networking, referral generation, increased differentiation and reputation building...


Are you responsible for generating new business and winning work at your accounting firm?

Winning work does not come naturally to most accountants. Yet the capacity to bring in new clients for your firm is a key part of your role. The good news is, business development is coachable. But it must be done properly if you want to equip people to win work confidently, effectively and sustainably.

A one-off training workshop or a bit of internal coaching is not going to move the dial. After 15 years of training professionals on networking, referrals and reputation building, the most powerful and transformational approach is an inhouse business development training academy.  Click below to find out more...

Check out the latest episodes of the ACCOUNTING INFLUENCERS podcast and discover what makes the good accounting firms great and the great accountants world class!

martin bragg on the BD Academy Accounting Influencers podcast with Rob Brown

31: Developing a World Class Culture in Your Accounting Firm

Martin Bragg, Head of Business Development at the innovative accounting firms Creaseys, is interviewed by Accounting Influencer podcast host Rob Brown. Hear how important culture is in an accounting firm and how to get people bought into it. See how it helps recruit talent and attract the right accounting clients…

phil sayers on the BD Academy Accounting Influencers podcast with Rob Brown

30: How Accountants Can Sell Effectively and Add More Value

Phil Sayers gets a grilling from Accounting Influencer podcast host Rob Brown on why accountants struggle so much with selling and what they can do about it. Listen and learn the fundamentals of adding value and positioning your advice to serve clients better, generate more revenue and be less stressed about selling.

29: Why It’s Truly the Most Exciting Time to Work in Accounting

Jennifer Warawa (Sage) answers questions from Accounting Influencer podcast host Rob Brown on how Sage are helping firms change and lead with technology. Jennifer’s passion is huge for the accounting profession right now. You’ll love her practical insight and tips for what the best accounting firms really stand out!

28: The Power of Discipline & Culture in a Niche Accounting Firm

Paul Barnes (MAP) answers questions from Accounting Influencer podcast host Rob Brown on his innovative firm, My Accountancy Place. Specialising solely in design agencies, Paul shares refreshing ideas on accounting culture, sales, hiring, niching, discipline and what’s really working for the successful firms…

27: How Accountants Can Tell the Real Stories Behind the Numbers

Richard Newman (Born to Speak) shares his communication secrets with Accounting Influencers podcast host Rob Brown. Richard is author of the book ‘Born to Speak’ and reveals how accountants can make their work relevant and impactful for clients by making the numbers come alive with passion, stories and good delivery…

26: What Accountants Can Really Learn from Behavioural Economics

Accounting legend Steve Pipe founded the AVN network and speaks globally about the impact accountants can make as a force for good. In this show, Accounting Influencers host Rob Brown gets Steve to share fascinating behavioural economics research on what really makes the difference for very best accountants…