How to develop leaders in your accounting firm


Managing people is a difficult skill to master. But if you want your firm to be successful you have to not only manage your staff effectively, but help them develop into leaders themselves.

In this video, Richard Snell (Karbon) and Ed Chan (Chan & Naylor and WIZE Mentoring) discuss the steps to develop leaders within your own team. You'll learn why investing the time in this today will reward you tenfold tomorrow, and what actions you can take right now.


  • The benefits of helping your staff develop into leaders

  • How to identify people that will make good leaders

  • What type of management training is most effective

  • Steps you can take to help staff develop quicker

Ed Chan Founder & Non-Executive Chairman

Ed started Chan & Naylor from a small home office in Sydney and has grown it into a National Financial Services Organisation with offices in most capital cities around Australia, servicing more than 6,000 clients.

In 2018 he co-founded WIZE Mentoring, a network for accountants who want to know how to successfully grow their firm and have it run without them.

To learn more from Ed Chan, download the free playbook: The Accountant's 20-Hour Workweek from WIZE Mentoring.