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Jarrad Young invested a considerable amount of analysis, strategy and planning in undertaking his Guinness World Record-breaking effort.

Jarrad Young CPA: Pushing the limit


Just as you usually would in a “normal” conference, there are opportunities to attend sessions, ask questions and communicate with peers at the virtual variety.

How to make the most of a virtual conference


While Generation Z are just starting their economic lives, their plans for the year and their dreams for the future have been brought to a screeching halt.

Youth unemployment: Gen Z rise to the challenge


Are personality tests worth doing? What do they reveal, and do they improve the accuracy and validity of the recruitment process?

Should personality tests be part of the recruitment process?


Sharon Felicia Chan CPA joined the Australian Army Reserve to give back to the Australian community that provided so much opportunity to her when growing up.

Military skills, weapons handling and accounting


Stephannie Jonovska FCPA (left) and Dionne Jones CPA. Photo: Anthony Geernaert.

Upskilling to transform the finance function at Bluescope


Being able to help people in difficult situations is one of the reasons Shane Fitzsimmons accepted the role as head of Resilience NSW.

Authentic and respectful: The leadership style of Shane Fitzsimmons


Jerome Tymms CPA and Shaun Steenkamp CPA from National Australia Bank (NAB). Photo: Jarrod Barnes.

Open communication and adaptability: Two CPAs on success at NAB


Ajith Abeynaike CPA, CFO of Hallmark Cards. Photo: Jarrod Barnes.

How Ajith Abeynaike CPA is future-proofing Hallmark Cards


While some may continue working because it is their passion, for others it is borne out of financial necessity.

How to trade retirement for reinvention with professional networks


Corrinne Kong CPA.

Why Corrinne Kong CPA took on accounting work in a war zone


For some employees enforced working from home has been a big hit, allowing them to experience a greater work-life balance.

Post-pandemic workplace: the new look of work


Embracing and preparing for change gives us the chance to live more meaningfully and take up opportunities.

Leap of faith: When to call it quits on your job


Winson Woo FPCA.

How Winson Woo FCPA protects clients from cyberattacks


Our growing sense of aloneness is strongly related to the shift towards working from home and our over-reliance on technology to communicate.

Occupational loneliness: When the home office doesn’t work


In many ways a virtual interview should be treated like a face-to-face interview - taken seriously, with research and preparation.

Direct to video: ‘the new normal’ for job interviews


Datin Yap Shin Siang FCPA, CEO of YYC Group. Photo: Vignes Balasingham.

How Datin Yap Shin Siang FCPA became a brand ambassador for YYC Group


Steven Groves FCPA, CFO Department of Defence. Photo: Anthony Geernaert.

Steven Groves FCPA: Big budgets and bold moves


Tan Bing-Xuan CPA (left) and June Teoh Chun Keng FCPA. Photo: Vignes Balasingham.

How Tan Bing-Xuan CPA is committed to professionalism at KPMG Malaysia


Kevin Latta FCPA was born into an accounting family, and developed an understanding of finance from an early age. At the age of 33, Latta’s life would be forever changed.

Kevin Latta FCPA: The numbers man who beat the odds


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