Accounting and Finance Continuing Professional Education Now Available

The Controllers Council and Illumeo announce a partnership to bring a complete range of Accounting and Finance Continuing Professional Education (CPE) to Controllers Council members and subscribers, all at discounted fees. In addition, ongoing webcasts with CPE credit will be produced by the partnership.

CHICAGO (PRWEB) November 04, 2020

The Controllers Council and Illumeo announce a partnership to bring a complete range of Accounting and Finance Continuing Professional Education (CPE) to Controllers Council members and subscribers, all at discounted fees. In addition, ongoing webcasts with CPE credit will be produced by the partnership.


The Controllers Council, is a community and platform for accounting and finance professionals including Controllers and CFOs, focused on resources and training, best practices information, peer interaction, recognition and networking.



Illumeo is a leader in professional development for accounting, finance and related professionals with over 1,300 on-demand courses, live webinars, and thousands of continuing education credit

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Baylor Scott & White Health to lay off 102 finance workers and outsource their duties to India

Baylor Scott & White Health, the state’s largest not-for-profit hospital system, is laying off 102 employees in finance and accounting as part of a broader effort to contain costs for the pandemic and beyond.

The company confirmed the duties would be outsourced to workers in India. A spokeswoman said 18 of the Baylor employees would be offered positions with the vendor providing the services.

The cuts follow a much larger round of layoffs in June, when about 930 Baylor employees were ultimately let go. At that time, the company also cut the pay of 300 senior leaders, including reducing the salaries of both the CEO and president by 25%.

The June layoffs and pay cuts were in response to the pandemic, which led to a sharp decline in patient volumes after the economy was locked down and elective surgeries were temporarily halted.

The latest reductions are part of a broader,

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Women significantly underrepresented in senior positions across NHS, report finds

Just one in four chief financial officers for NHS trusts is a woman, and just over a quarter of medical directors (PA)
Just one in four chief financial officers for NHS trusts is a woman, and just over a quarter of medical directors (PA)

Women are substantially underrepresented in senior positions across the NHS, despite accounting for 75 per cent of the health service’s workforce, a report has found.

Just one in four chief financial officers for NHS trusts is a woman, and just over a quarter of medical directors. The lowest proportion of women in board-level positions was at ambulance trusts, at just 39 per cent.

Health professionals hit out at the report’s findings — arguing it was critical for NHS leaders to be representative of the population it looks after.

Researchers at the NHS Confederation, the membership body for organisations that provide NHS services, found women would have to be in an extra 150 executive and non-executive directorships to reach the European Commission’s definition of gender balance of 40 to

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