Careers

37 per cent of Australian workers cite flexibility as the critical factor in their search for a new job.

What’s on the post-pandemic job-hunting checklist?


Just as your body benefits from working out, your brain also needs regular exercise. “Cognitive fitness” optimises our memory, focus, ability to reason, how to respond empathically to people and feel calm.

7 ways to manage work anxiety


Dr Kerry Bodle CPA, Griffith Business School’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander academic director. Photo: Anthony Geernaert.

Dr Kerry Bodle CPA: The essential academic


Yamile Monsalve CPA.

Yamile Monsalve CPA believes numbers make good work possible


Marilyn Price FCPA.

Marilyn Price FCPA: Never stop learning


One of the major benefits of hiring outside your industry is the “breath of fresh air effect” – the ability of the incoming hire to inject new energy and thought into a workspace.

Why recruiters are looking for transferable skills


The remote working environment has introduced a different dimension to appropriate workplace attire.

The new look of workplace dress codes


Parting ways with your employer gracefully and on good terms is much more beneficial for your professional reputation and career prospects.

How to quit your job and keep your reputation


When faced with a career setback, first ask whether it was due to factors outside your control.

5 ways to overcome a career roadblock


Elisabeth (Liz) Lampert CPA and Tony Citera CPA, Australia Post.

How positive influence can benefit organisations


Hanesbrands' director of finance for the Eastern Hemisphere, Vu Phan CPA. Photo: Todd Brown.

Vu Phan CPA on embracing new challenges


Duncan Webster, CFO Mars Wrigley Australia. Photo: Jarrod Barnes.

Duncan Webster: Creating value beyond numbers


Sofie Carfi CPA, founder of Revival Runway.

Sustainable fashion: Supporting local fashion labels


It’s important to have a reality check and do a self-assessment as to what your skills are, your level of competence and level of workplace enjoyment.

How to handle being sidelined for a promotion


Dessy Prihatiningtyas FCPA, finance director at PT Indonesia Kendaraan Terminal.

How Dessy Prihatiningtyas FCPA leads with compassion


Despite their inexperience, fresh graduates might come in with some new tools and technologies and educate the team on how to use that piece of software to help drive future productivity gains.

How to run a successful internship program


Paul Viney FCPA, CFO Elphinstine Group. Photo: Alex Beem.

Why Paul Viney FCPA takes a holistic business view


In 2020, non-profit GISR Foundation named Raveena Mital CPA Style Icon of the Year at its International Inspirational Women Awards.

Raveena Mital CPA likes to prove people wrong


More than a feeling, gut instinct – otherwise known as intuition – refers to the idea that people can make successful decisions without systematic thought.

Should you trust your gut instincts?


The Fothergill family on board their yacht, Torea VI.

Truly remote: How Kris Fothergill FCPA works from his family boat


It’s not just about communicating within the organisation. If a CFO wants to become a CEO, they must be prepared to be the public face of an organisation.

What skills do you need to become a CEO?


One of the biggest challenges any mentor-mentee relationship faces is allocating time to step away from day-to-day work and focus on the bigger picture.

How to make mentoring successful


Kyle Pham CPA.

Kyle Pham CPA: A career path less travelled


High performance is about sustainability. If you think you’re an overachiever, it’s possible that you need to schedule time and learn habits... to give you balance.

Are you a high performer or an overachiever?


Edwin Ang CPA.

Edwin Ang CPA: Preparation meets opportunity


In order to develop – whether for professional growth or personal improvement – embracing discomfort is a must.

9 ways to escape your comfort zone and see professional growth


With so many of our in-person interactions replaced by virtual meetings and digital communication channels, we have to rely on reading body language, postures, emotions and gestures through the screen.

5 tips for successful digital communication


HESTA CEO Debby Blakey. Photo: Jarrod Barnes.

Big ambitions: How Debby Blakey climbed to the top


One of the really intriguing things about the last six months is seeing how swiftly even large organisations can completely change the way their workforces approach a working day, without a significant loss of productivity.

Slow progress towards equality in parental leave


Craig Watson’s drive has been a huge part of his career success, coupled with his strategic focus and attention to detail.

Craig Watson FCPA: Why integrity is the answer


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