CPA Australia and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – AICPA – have finalised a mutual recognition agreement that will see members able to work more freely in both countries. INTHEBLACK spoke to AICPA’s president and CEO Barry Melancon about the way forward.
Jane Lu's fashion webite Showpo is a lean machine powered by social media and more than A$30 million in annual sales - not a bad result for a 31-year-old corporate dropout.
The Social Science social media consultancy helps STEMM organisations communicate their work to the world.
A memorandum of understanding between the World Bank and the IFRS Foundation is yet another step on a journey towards the global harmonisation of financial reporting standards.
Gig-economy platforms deliver convenience for consumers and flexibility for workers.
High-powered roles in the UK and Australia have enabled Samantha Drury CPA to bring a wide range of skills to the not-for-profit area of aged care and social housing.
Finance professionals will be extra busy this year, as a swathe of new accounting standards come into force. Accountants need business acumen, data analytics and leadership skills to provide strategic advice. Competition for the smartest people in the room is tougher than ever.
The Australian government's proposed director identification number is just one weapon in the war against company phoenixing.
David Irvine, chair of the Foreign Investment Review Board, has the last word on what foreign investment deals in Australia fly or fail.
Intellectual property can be a crucial business tool, but not everyone thinks hard enough about protecting their big ideas.