The past year has made many of us re-evaluate our priorities. This includes what we expect of our current job – and our next one. How has the job-hunting wish list changed for accounting and finance professionals?
A big presentation, an important meeting, an accreditation exam, a difficult conversation with a colleague or manager – we’ve all experienced the prickle of anxiety in our working lives. Here’s what workplaces and individuals can do about it.
Dr Kerry Bodle CPA has embedded First Nations culture into the Griffith Business School and is changing the way future accountants learn.
For Yamile Monsalve CPA, understanding numbers is as instinctive as being fluent in a language, and she uses her talent for numbers to make a difference in her local community.
From strategic career moves to lifelong learning, Marilyn Price FPCA constantly draws on her desire to take on new challenges.
As entire industries continue to be hampered by the pandemic - and more highly skilled workers than ever are in urgent need of a new career direction - savvy recruiters are well placed to attract top talent from other sectors.
Major world events throughout history have had their impact on dress codes. What does this mean for a workforce that has largely traded more formal office attire for a casual work-from-home wardrobe?
Leaving your job? Here's how to do it right.
Career roadblocks are unavoidable but they can still feel devastating. Here are some expert tips on how to overcome them quickly and get back on the path toward professional success.
Tony Citera CPA and Elisabeth (Liz) Lampert CPA have pooled their knowledge, capabilities and people skills to influence change and work towards outcomes that benefit their whole organisation.
Vu Phan CPA, the head of finance for Hanesbrands Vietnam, has seen plenty of change in the past 10 years. Indeed, he has seen more than his fair share in the past nine months alone.
Duncan Webster enjoys the technical aspects of his role, but devotes most of his energy to the leadership component and being a "value creation architect".
A simple white t-shirt from a global fast-fashion brand can set you back as little as A$5, but how much does it really cost?
Missed out on a promotion? Here's how to handle the setback.
There are plenty of examples of CPAs who start out in accounting, finance and treasury roles and use their varied skill set to advance to the C-suite. However, not many would count compassion among the essential tools in advancing their career.
A well-designed and thoughtfully delivered internship program provides a wealth of real-world experience for the intern, and opens up a world of new talent for the host organisation.
Paul Viney FCPA uses his commitment to whole-of-business insights in building best-practice operations at Elphinstone Group.
Raveena Mital CPA stares down challenge and stereotypes and is determined to keep on blazing her own trail while inspiring others to do the same.
In times of rapid and unprecedented change, could gut instinct prove as useful as data and analytics?
Kris Fothergill FCPA and his family planned to take their work remote - literally - before enforced remote working began, and have not looked back since.
The demand for skills is changing along with the rapidly evolving business environment, so what do CFOs need to offer to maintain their front running for the top job?
A carefully thought out, well-structured mentorship program brings benefits for both the mentee and mentor.
The career path taken by Kyle Pham CPA has been neither planned, nor straightforward, but keeping an open mind has brought him success and fulfillment in his professional life.
The difference between high performers and overachievers is balance.
Edwin Ang CPA began his career in a challenging job environment, and now uses his experience to help guide other young professionals along their career path.
If you are dissatisfied with your professional growth or feel that you’re not living your life to the fullest, it could be time to escape your comfort zone.
Are digital communication challenges leaving you and your network lost in translation? Here are five tips for getting it right.
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.