Have a strategy. A smart conference strategy will give you new ideas and contacts.

5 tips to get best value from an industry conference

Annuar Marzuki Abdul Aziz FCPA, CFO and Chief Investment Officer of KLCCP Stapled Group. Photographer: Aaron Chin.

Soft skills and the CFO

Simply put: Employees should be very careful about what they post on social media

When to say no: Should you friend your boss on social media?

Neil Slonim FCPA has a staff of one running his two businesses: himself

Once a big bank executive, the Bank Doctor now helps SMEs

Daleen Noor (Second from the left, kneeling) is helping Totohealth save lives of expectant mums and newborns in Tanzania and Kenya.

Volunteering to save the lives of mothers and babies in Tanzania

Positive attitude, increased sense of confidence and enhanced work ethic are just some of the outcomes of a sabbatical that employees can bring back to the workplace.

Will time out of work hurt your career?

Zoltan Varadi, business operations general manager of High Performance Sport New Zealand.

Sport, art, science in finance job

John Reynen CPA used his skills to help a wildlife conservation project in Thailand and a social enterprise in Cambodia.

Accounting skills help save elephants, tigers

After a highly successful finance career, these days Phillipa Leggo is more likely to be out on photo shoots

How my CPA qualification helped my new career

Jeremy Chua FCPA, vice president of finance at Sands China Ltd.

Chasing a China dream

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