Careers

Trotting out the same interview questions each time there is a vacancy will not deliver many insights about the candidates.

Top 8 worst hiring practices


Workers of the new age will need to have adaptability and flexibility to meet the challenges ahead.

5 ways to start upskilling right now


Rajeshwar Singh CPA. Photo: Ropate Kama.

As CFO of BSP, Rajeshwar Singh CPA excels at juggling


Former banking professional and author Eric H. Y. Koh FCPA. Photo: Rebecca Toh.

Eric Koh FCPA is on a talent quest


"You always think you have good time management skills, but once you have kids, you’re really forced to have exceptional ones."

Key advice led Janelle Whyte CPA's accounting career decision


People line up to cast their votes at Moonee Ponds West Primary School, the electorate of Maribyrnong,, on May 18, 2019 in Melbourne.

What does it take to run federal elections? A lot, it turns out.


A resignation can be highly stressful. It can throw the business off kilter, disrupt plans, and there may be pressing organisational aspects.

The art of the employee farewell


Burnout affects about 5 per cent to 7 per cent of the working population, according to Michael Leiter, professor of industrial and organisational psychology at Deakin University.

Prevent burnout - 3 burnout symptoms and how to avoid them


Mimi Gian CPA (centre) with fellow Pink Wig-A-Thon participants.

Mimi Gian CPA: driving force behind the Pink Wig-A-Thon


Perhaps this quote from Winston Churchill should be borne in mind. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal,” he said. “It is the courage to continue that counts.”

Learn from failure by looking for the seeds of success


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