Debby Blakey has forged a successful career all the way to the role of CEO of superannuation industry fund HESTA, and now she is determined to clear the path for other women.
The gradual evolution of maternity leave to parental leave signals progress, but much has yet to be achieved in ensuring the policies and the return to work experience are equal for men and women.
During the global financial crisis, Craig Watson FCPA built a reputation for staying the course, which means more companies want to work with him now than ever before.
If you are a parent whose kids are not interested in playing a sport, changes are five minutes with Ted Turner CPA will have them signing up with your local club.
Are you taking full advantage of LinkedIn’s networking and business potential? Experts share their best tips.
Elizabeth Stratford FCPA explains the importance of roles that resonate on a personal level and where it is possible to add value.
Mutual trust and respect are the hallmarks of Andrew Seinor FCPA and Sainyog Prajapati CPA’s professional relationship.
Manish Gera CPA is a firm believer in the power of relationships and being open to embracing different pathways to success.
Can a deliberate, virtual effort save office friendships? Three experts share ideas to help keep workplace friendships alive.
After a horse-riding accident in 2017, Hacia Atherton CPA was told she may never walk again, but she devised a recovery strategy that also helped her conquer the C-suite.
What Fadi Mawal CPA thought was just an interim employment plan turned out to be the start of an immensely rewarding career path.
These CPAs have boosted their skills and productivity at work by setting aside time for extra-curricular interests.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, months-long stretches of isolation have elevated self-care to a national pastime.
In the current economic climate, simply having a job may be seen as a ‘win’. For those seeking employment, does that mean you should accept the first role that comes your way?
Ann-Marie Johnston FCPA has forged her unique career path by playing to her strengths: determination, passion for her work and the ability to see potential in unusual places.
The pandemic has changed how we work – and where we work from. How much will it change demand for key accounting skills? Three experts weigh in.
Anthony Lau FCPA and Miranda Chan acknowledge that the strength of their working relationship lies in balancing their different personalities, work styles and skill sets to arrive at shared goals.
The start-up founders of our collective imagination are bright young trailblazers - the Gates, the Jobs, the Zuckerbergs. In reality, the average age of a successful start-up founder is closer to 45.
In the financial world, curiosity carries negative connotations. But asking an extra question as an accountant isn’t always going too far. Often, it is the best way to break boundaries and discover better practices.
Celebrated thought leader and former dot.com business executive Seth Godin tells INTHEBLACK how accountants can turn stalled projects into success stories.