Careers

Sometimes moving jobs is a risk, and sometimes staying is a risk. And you've got to be able to live with that uncertainty.

5 questions to ask before you change jobs


Often what makes conversations challenging is the discomfort we feel in anticipation of the interaction.

How to have difficult conversations at work


The largest uptick in technical skill demand is for programming language Python (up by 33 per cent).

Surprising tech skills in demand for accounting and finance


CFOs will need the ability to monitor and predict changes and adapt quickly.

The must-have CFO skills for 2022


Colin Aynsley FCPA.

How Colin Aynsley FCPA tells the story behind numbers


Liz Moore FCPA.

How Liz Moore FCPA helps clients find 'financial happiness'


Personal branding elevates others’ understanding of who you are and what you do.

Brand You: Personal branding tips that work


While a blank canvas offers the potential for great gains, it also comes with an increased risk of missteps and failure.

How to excel in 'blank slate' roles


Important “firsts” should always be celebrated. It could be “the first time you get to manage a team or the first time you get to present to the board or senior management.

Four important career moments to acknowledge


In the age of social media, having a top-notch CV is no longer enough. Candidates should also leverage their LinkedIn profile to stand out.

How to make your accounting and finance resume stand out


Do you know your celebrity accountants?


Toni Moate FCPA. Photo: Matthew Scott.

Toni Moate FCPA on managing people and projects


Graham Talbot FCPA. Photo: Jimmy Jeon.

How to communicate business's value to your stakeholders


Paritosh Deo CPA.

Paritosh Deo CPA shares his recipe for success


Secondments have proven valuable even when they are conducted remotely.

What is a secondment and why it can boost your career


Kalpana Lal FCPA believes that stepping outside one’s comfort zone is a good way to develop experiences and skills.

How higher qualifications can boost your career


Melaka is a regional tourism centre on Malaysia’s west coast.

Shaun Lee FCPA on putting father's lessons to good use


If we become disenchanted with our current workplace, it can be damaging to our reputation to remain there.

When is the right time to leave a long-term job?


With the borders closed, a quantum shift has taken place, and the labour shortage may lead to higher wages, as well as further improvements in working conditions.

Pay well or lose staff: the accountant’s role in the state of play in wage growth


Andrew Raworth CPA, consulting manager hospital and healthcare at information technology and services company Rohling International. Photo: Luke Marsden.

Andrew Raworth CPA on transformation in aged care


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