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The role of management accountant is much more interesting than it used to be, and one which is also creating more opportunities.

Harnessing data analysis to shape stories: the rise and rise of the management accountant


While many want an additional income stream to deal with increasing living costs, the most common reason for wanting to start a side hustle is to try something new.

Side hustle: why there’s no better time to be a part-time entrepreneur


Nouzab Fareed FPCA, group CEO of Fijian Holdings Limited.

Nouzab Fareed FCPA: passion for learning and sharing the knowledge


There are big opportunities for candidates who are well qualified in understanding data and understanding how it works for a business partner.

The accounting skills most in demand


The mutual recognition agreement unlocks huge opportunities for CPAs on both sides of the Pacific.

Passport to a global accounting career


Before you take a career leap, it helps to have a plan.

Considering a career change? Plan carefully.


It’s the way workplace mistakes are handled that can be the difference between future career success and oblivion.

How to handle mistakes at work


Kylie Thompson FCPA loves what she does and so do her musician clients.

Digital disruption in music and the arts: how this accountant helps clients


Raj sparring before his fight.

Boxing CPA fights to keep children's autism centre funded


MBA graduates can expect to bolster their income by 11 per cent per annum after graduation.

Do the maths: the real-world benefits of studying an MBA


Nigel Mason FCPA, Group CFO, AirEng. Photo by Damien Pleming.

Question the status quo says this CFO


Captain John Stavridis CPA combines business acumen with military expertise on board HMAS Hobart, thanks to his CPA Australia designation. Photo by Leading Seaman Imagery Specialist Nicolas Gonzalez.

Captain, commander and CPA: a meeting of business and military


Giving an honest reference is better for everyone in the long run but context is also important.

How much truth should referees tell when asked for a reference?


In the last few decades, mentoring has become more formalised and recognised as a valuable form of professional development.

How to make mentoring work and why your workplace will benefit


Ross Springolo FCPA believes his CPA Australia designation adds kudos to his professional experience.

Strategic planning and student complaints: all in a day's work


Image: Courtesy of the Australian War Memorial, reference no. 050124.

Accountants who made their mark on military history


Asking your boss for company-paid training could be as simple as inviting him or her for an informal chat over a cup of coffee.

How to have a career development conversation with your boss


Networking opportunities can benefit your practice, your career and you personally.

Why you should make time for professional development


Li-Anne Ooi CPA.

Why non-accountants should consider a finance career


Robyn Cameron (centre) at the Gold Coast Mother's Day Classic fun run.

From breast cancer to top fundraiser


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