I had written an article about how to thrive in your 50s. I was responding to a letter sent by ICAS to members and which appeared to suggest that the over 50s are over the hill!
One commentator posed the following question by way of analogy:
If you were ever in the unfortunate position of needing brain surgery would you prefer:This drew the inevitable response from a frustrated small practitioner:
A) the whizz kid age 27 who knows computers like the back of his hand? or
B) the 62 year old with many years experience in the game?
My experience suggests most will opt for:I am sure this will resonate with many accountants in practice.
C) the cheapest butcher.