Careers

Managers who are still honing their people management skills can present an influencing challenge for their reports.

Difficult bosses: lessons from film and TV


Within four days of leaving her role as CFO of Australia’s governing body for tennis in March this year, Melissa Azzopardi CPA stepped into the newly created position of general manager finance at the Australian Football League (AFL). Photo: Jarrod Barnes.

Melissa Azzopardi CPA on finance transformation in the sports industry


Timothy Williams CPA, Regional CFO Asia, FCM Travel Solutions. Photo: Luke Marsden.

Why Timothy Williams CPA is an entrepreneur at heart


Kok-Chye Ong CPA, managing director and head of internet data centres (Asia ex China) at Gaw Capital. Photo: Rebecca Tah.

Kok-Chye Ong CPA on why you should never assume anything


Darren Smith FCPA, founder of Financial Advice Matters and Financial Wellness Matters. Photo: Luke Marsden.

How Darren Smith FCPA builds financial wellness


The non-linearity of careers has been around forever, but no one’s ever talked about it, because there has been this obsession with career planning and where you’re going to be in five years’ time.

Can you plan a non-linear career?


Taking on increasing amounts of work without adequate recovery delivers ever-diminishing returns for time invested and puts workers on a sure path to burnout.

How to get ahead at work by saying "no"


Securing a pay rise is, of course, easier said than done.

How to negotiate a pay rise in a tough economy


Bakous Makari CPA.

How Bakous Makari CPA overcame adversity


Nunzio Giunta CPA is one of the world’s top 10 global finance futurists as chosen by software firm Sage, and recently won the title of Not-for-profit Accountant of the Year at the Accountants Daily Australian Accounting Awards 2021. Photo: Luke Marsden.

Nunzio Giunta CPA on the future of finance


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