24 03, 2017

Is face-to-face networking important in a digital world?

By | March 24th, 2017|AE News & Events|0 Comments

AE has a thoroughly modern and effective remote working business model, which allows us to work efficiently with clients across time-zones and without geographic limits. So you would be justified in asking “Why do we organise and run small local networking events in Cambridge and London?” Recently we had opportunity to reflect on this

29 10, 2016

Dragons, Ducks and Hares!

By | October 29th, 2016|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Dragons, Ducks and Hares!

It’s been a while since we posted in the Journal but it has been far from quiet this year at AE, alongside delivering complex IFRS conversion projects and supporting our clients in a volatile financial climate, our year has been filled with dragons, ducks and soon to be hares. This menagerie stems from our long-term [...]

14 06, 2015

Get set for GoGoDragons!

By | June 14th, 2015|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Get set for GoGoDragons!

On 21st June, GoGoDragons will land in the streets of Norwich. The 84 characterful dragons and 100 schools' baby dragons will blaze a public art trail across Norwich. To find out more about the dragons, the artists that created them and Break charity, please download the trail map.

3 08, 2014

Ducks, Ducks Everywhere at Break Charity Grand Norwich Duck Race

By | August 3rd, 2014|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Ducks, Ducks Everywhere at Break Charity Grand Norwich Duck Race

Weeks of preening, painting and preparation led up to the 4th Grand Norwich Duck Race yesterday to help raise funds for children’s charity, Break Charity. AE’s duck, “Doggy Paddle” was created by Norfolk-based artist Helen Stokes; who also painted the beautiful Hide & Seek gorilla at last year’s Go Go Gorilla’s event. After a fun-filled [...]

18 04, 2014

GoGoDragons! coming to Norwich in Summer 2015

By | April 18th, 2014|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on GoGoDragons! coming to Norwich in Summer 2015

A stunning flight of dragons are to take residence in Norwich’s streets in Summer 2015. Following the success of GoGoGorillas, Norwich is again to host an exuberant public art exhibition and Aspiration Europe is pleased to sponsor one of the impressive GoGoDragons! as part of our continuing support for excellent children’s charity, Break. Anne Ovens, [...]

13 01, 2014

Collaborative working – the future of effective insourcing

By | January 13th, 2014|Corporate Governance, IFRS, Outsourcing, Process Improvement, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Collaborative working – the future of effective insourcing

As a result of the economically-demanding climate we have seen over the past few years, businesses of all sizes are increasingly looking for new ways to stay competitive as well as keeping a tight control on business expenditure. Many organisations have turned to outsourcing or insourcing some of their business processes to achieve this, and [...]

5 12, 2013

AE authors new specialist IFRS courses

By | December 5th, 2013|AE News & Events, IFRS, Uncategorised|Comments Off on AE authors new specialist IFRS courses

Following the success of distance learning course, IFRS for Oil & Gas (2013), AE has worked with Informa Professional Academy to provide an updated IFRS for Oil & Gas course for 2014 and expand the range of practical IFRS courses to include IFRS for Telecoms and Related Technology.   Both IFRS for Oil & Gas, [...]

6 11, 2013

AE in the news…

By | November 6th, 2013|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on AE in the news…

An innovative business model and approach to networking put AE in the news this week.   In the home business innovation section of The Guardian, Anne comments on how advances in online accounting systems, Skype and social media, when combined with flexible working practises, can be used to build a successful growth business in this [...]

30 09, 2013

GoGoGorillas looking for new homes…

By | September 30th, 2013|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on GoGoGorillas looking for new homes…

How time flies… The fantastic GoGoGorillas trail in Norwich was a huge success – having started well by running out of the initial 100,000 print run of trail maps in the first week! The trail has proven inspirational in many ways – and the “Tweeting Gorillas” have enjoyed much popularity too, to the extent that [...]

24 06, 2013

Gorillas are Go Go!

By | June 24th, 2013|AE News & Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Gorillas are Go Go!

Today (24th June) sees the first day of the GoGoGorillas trail in Norwich.   Aspiration Europe are very proud to be sponsoring 2 of the 53 gorillas dotted around Norwich, having decided recently to sponsor a second gorilla, “Hide and Seek”, featuring a delightful woodland animal theme and designed by local Norwich artist Helen Stokes. [...]