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When parents talk about how excited they are to be able to pick up the kids at the end of the day, and earn a full-time wage, that’s life-changing stuff.

Can a shorter work day work?


It is easy to confuse busy-ness with productivity.

Beat your addiction to distractions at work


Practitioners need to stay on top of any tax changes in order to correctly advise their clients.

The top 8 issues facing accounting practices today


Asking your boss for company-paid training could be as simple as inviting him or her for an informal chat over a cup of coffee.

How to have a career development conversation with your boss


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THE ECONOMY

Like many tax authorities, the ATO believes bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are a form of property rather than being a true currency. Illustrations Eirian Chapman.

Bitcoin taxation: a global challenge for tax authorities


Richard Thaler suggests that people can be steered in their choices by the way decisions are framed.

Can behavioural economics really change habits?


Australia's natural treasures, such as the Twelve Apostles, are a hit with Chinese travellers.

Australian businesses set their sights on Chinese tourists


CPA Australia's 2017 small business survey found a growing sense of optimism in the small business sector. Overall, 2017 was slightly more positive than 2016, with a moderate increase in the number of businesses reporting that they grew.

Small business owners in the Asia-Pacific feeling optimistic: survey


Work Smart

There is mounting evidence that playing to your strengths at work not only improves business performance but also personal happiness.

Build on your strengths and be happier at work


Organisations rely on quiet achievers’ knowledge and productivity, but their contribution is often taken for granted.

Look after the quiet achievers in your workplace: you’ll miss them if they go


Tackling toxic tension head-on isn't just sensible, it's critical to prevent workers from falling into what's known as 'artificial harmony'.

Anger in the office: how to resolve conflict and avoid cubicle cold wars


The acquisition of new skills is a crucial element in both employee engagement and retention.

7 tips to upskill your workplace


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