Drive relates to your attitude and motivation: being determined, motivating and developing yourself and others to achieve stretching goals, being curious and open to new approaches and acting with integrity.


Builds trusted relationships, is reliable, acts with integrity and in a manner that is appropriate for a professional accountant, promoting trust in the profession.


  • I work within my own the limits and the capabilities of the organisation 
  • I actively promote trust in the organisation and the profession
  • I am viewed as a trusted advisor throughout my organisation and by key stakeholders
  • I take collective responsibility for organisational decisions
  • I role model the behaviour, actions and values required in the organisation and the profession
  • I promote a culture of openness and transparency where staff are not afraid to challenge or admit to mistakes.

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