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A great MBA develops the human management skills you need to lead during a crisis.

Why you should be considering an MBA in uncertain times


Data visualisation tools take raw data and help analysts turn it into information, intelligence or insight. They also speed up the analysis process.

Hidden figures: How data visualisation can tell your story


Jarrad Young invested a considerable amount of analysis, strategy and planning in undertaking his Guinness World Record-breaking effort.

Jarrad Young CPA: Pushing the limit


The scientific consensus about global warming is significant and we are recognising that preventing the worst effects of climate change needs effort on multiple fronts.

Climate risk: What accountants need to know


When researching extras options, it is important to consider your lifestyle and the kinds of services that will help you achieve your health goals.

Health insurance that goes the extra mile


Gene Wilder’s performance in <i>The Producers</i> is sinister, but also kooky and creative. The role belies a decades-long rollcall of tired stereotypes that too often use the accountant as the punching bag.

Film study: The good, the bad and the accountant


Promising lightning fast data speeds allowing the download of huge amounts of data in a second, 5G has been dubbed ‘Everything on Mobile’

Up to speed: How 5G will boost business


Too much work lingo can tarnish employee relationships, demoralise people, lead to higher staff turnover and drain productivity. However used in the right way, it can promote bonding and group solidarity.

Buzzwords: The ‘new normal’ of business jargon


With climate extremes increasing at an alarming rate, including those that exacerbate bushfires, more than 445,000 Australian homes are predicted to be uninsurable within 30 years.

Bushfire insurance: Is government intervention the answer?


Just as you usually would in a “normal” conference, there are opportunities to attend sessions, ask questions and communicate with peers at the virtual variety.

How to make the most of a virtual conference


Jason Shum CPA is the founder of EasyTrack.ai, an automation platform that acts as a virtual COO for professional services firms.

Jason Shum CPA: Playing it safe increases your chance of failure


At the end of June, payments totalling A$18.1 billion had been made, with 1.63 million applications having been paid since inception.

Early super access: The consequences of not seeking advice


While the foundational thinking for IFRS 9 is sound in principle, what is unclear is if it is fit for purpose amid a health emergency that has triggered unquantifiable hits to future corporate earnings.

Will IFRS 9 pass the pandemic test?


Simple rituals, such as each team member stating what they are working on that day, will help keep everyone up to date, and have the added benefit of driving group accountability.

Top tips from experts on managing a virtual team


Some businesses will never come back, simply because they didn’t have the financial resources to survive whatever shutdown was imposed on them.

The incomplete economy: The missing 10 per cent


While Generation Z are just starting their economic lives, their plans for the year and their dreams for the future have been brought to a screeching halt.

Youth unemployment: Gen Z rise to the challenge


A recent inquiry by the office of the ASBFEO found SCF products were being “weaponised” by larger companies to pressure their suppliers into signing agreements in return for being paid on time.

Supply chain finance reform on the agenda


In fact, even before COVID-19, employers were increasingly adopting technologies to monitor employees’ activities.

Employee-monitoring technology: Productivity vs privacy


InterGuard gives employees a productivity score based on what they are doing on their computer.

The role of health in predicting future economic movement


Jamie Scoringe CPA, CFO at MNG.

Jamie Scoringe CPA: Why technical and soft skills matter