Accountants need to know about the latest climate change reporting initiative because boards and clients will be seeking their advice.
Since the removal of the accountants' exemption and the introduction of the limited Australian Financial Services (AFS) licence, accountants who provide self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) services have taken a range of steps to adapt to the changes.
Not every client is a good client, and the consequences of working with them could be severe.
The Masters of Strategy eBook profiles seven leaders whose strategies helped shape the world of business.
Excel remains popular because it is continually being updated but it can be difficult to stay on stop of all the updates and how they might work best for you. There are some Excel functions that I believe all accountants should know and the following updates will be ones they want to use:
An accounting background leads many into unexpected careers, inspiring some to fight injustice and others to find new ways to serve their communities. In this eBook we profile 11 accountants who make a difference. Download now.
This INTHEBLACK eBook is the definitive resource for small business owners and accountants who want to understand the options in online accounting software. Includes reviews of Xero, Sage One, MYOB Essentials and more.
Residential real estate holds significant value for Australians. Financially, it is the country’s largest asset class, with a valuation of over $7 trillion. Emotionally, it defines the Great Australian Dream.
New year, new you? Here are 10 great ideas to help take you and your business forward in 2018.
Three recruitment experts pinpoint the top accountancy and finance skill sets employers need most in 2018 – and they say that professionals who are strong in IT are in hot demand.
Proposed changes to the federal government’s company tax cut could see some small businesses missing out.
Two US academics caused a stir in 2016 when they published The End of Accounting and the Path Forward for Investors and Managers, a book arguing that financial statements are no longer useful for investors. Australian researchers have tested the theory and the results are surprising.
Changes to superannuation policies will take effect from July 2018, and the jury is out on whether they will help retirees wanting to downsize.
Turn off all your electronic devices and enrich your mind with a good book over the holiday season.
Nothing creates dread in the workplace like tight deadlines, but when well managed they are rarely as impossible as they might seem.
Zombie firms – dud businesses that refuse to die despite not being commercially viable – are not only surviving but multiplying, and acting as deadweight on productivity and growth.
It’s easy to feel pessimistic, but with his 2017 documentary "An Inconvenient Sequel", former US vice president Al Gore continues to rally the fight for the planet.
NoahFace founder Geoff Cropley uses his facial recognition software app to match faces with coffee orders in his Sydney cafe, and customers love it.
In an era of high debt-to-income ratio, are Australian households over-leveraged?
Rex Sham and his WALL-E-inspired robots are improving fire detection to slash carbon emissions and make the world better.