Careers

When business does resume, there will be a lot of competition for jobs but if you can show recruiters how you worked on your skills during this period you will be in a much better position.

5 ways to keep your career on track in the COVID-19 era


Eddie Chew CPA, Potboy Groceries’ CEO and founder.

Potboy Groceries' new model for fast-moving consumer goods


Fiona Schutt CPA, CFO WorkSafe Victoria.

Worksafe Victoria CFO Fiona Schutt CPA: connecting people, protecting workers


Lisa Gemmell CPA.

How Lisa Gemmell CPA balances risk at Mons Royale


Victor Oyugi CPA at a Sacred Heart Mission op shop. Photo courtesy of Mark Munro, Sacred Heart Mission.

Victor Oyugi CPA discovers a passion for charity work


Making staff wellbeing a priority is a mark of all good organisations, and part of that is regular communication around relevant issues.

Mental health in a roving workforce


Belinda Hogan, CFO of smartbank 86 4000. Photo: Anthony Geernaert.

Meet the CFO of Australia's first smartbank: Belinda Hogan CPA


Angus Raine FCPA, executive chairman of Raine & Horne, one of Australia's oldest real estate franchises. Photo: Anthony Geernaert.

Angus Raine FCPA pioneers a new way forward for real estate


Brent Pienaar CPA, manager of finance systems, strategy and solutions at Emirates Group based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Brent Pienaar CPA's many paths to the Emirates Group


Managers must tread a delicate balance between supervising an employee’s performance and giving them autonomy over their work.

Micromanagement: a bad habit you need to ditch now


Accountants are highly technical and detailed people. However, soft skills such as an ability to communicate and connect with clients may sometimes be lacking.

6 ways accountants can build client relationships and improve communication


Jordan Pearson with his team during a yearly trip to practise rope rescue techniques.

Jordan Pearson ASA: auditor, volunteer firefighter, everyday hero


I’m passion driven – always wanting to make a difference. Not only am I a woman in tech, but I’m an ethnic woman in tech. I’m proud of that. Photo: Carolyn Haslett.

From Smart Cities Initiative to Ecosystm, Jannat Maqbool CPA holds many roles


Adam Black FCPA. Photo: Anthony Geernaert.

Career lessons learned from Adam Black FCPA, CFO of ANU


There is a lot of competition for board roles. While recruiters play a role, the most successful way to obtain a board role is through your network.

How to land a board position


Paul Luczak CPA’s decision to launch The Gild Group stems from his two passions – music and numbers. Photo: Jarrod Barnes.

Musical numbers: inside The Gild Group's dual passions


Michelle Sin Siew Huey CPA (right) with her sister Melissa Sin Tze Yi CPA. Photo: Rebecca Toh.

Sister act: 3 generations of family business at SKB Shutters


In 2013 Swastika Devi joined ANZ Pacific, where her challenge has been the enormity of the role.

Many countries, many duties: inside the role of ANZ Pacific financial controller


Colin Stollery CPA with fellow Australian participants at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Colin Stollery CPA pedals for his cause


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


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