Education

There is some concern that accountancy graduates may not have the right mix of skills to thrive in this new world of work, and that the education system is not adapting fast enough to evolving real-world requirements.

Next-gen accountants: Will they have the right mix of skills?


Performing activities that stimulate our minds consistently has been repeatedly shown to help reduce the risk of dementia.

8 reasons to learn something new today


Finding solutions to the challenges to the education sector is front of mind for Professor Raymond Gordon CPA, a Hanoi-based academic and vice chancellor and president of British University Vietnam. Photo: Timothy Gerald Barker.

How COVID-19 is reshaping higher education


A great MBA develops the human management skills you need to lead during a crisis.

Why you should be considering an MBA in uncertain times


It is now possible to sign up for short courses in almost anything, from risk management in banking to how to become a CEO.

How to choose the right micro-credential to build your career


A new model of learning, known as micro-credentialing, has emerged to fulfil the urgent need for upskilling and retraining in the digital economy.

It's a small world: skilling up with micro-credentials


On being appointed the sixth head of the prestigious Melbourne Business School in March 2018, Professor Ian Harper’s mandate was to re-engage MBS with the university and various major external stakeholders. Photographer: Jarrod Barnes.

Economist Ian Harper's grand plans for business education


CPA Australia's Dr Simon Eassom catches up with Dr Amanda White at WCOA 2018. Photo: Capture Content.

The changing role of accounting education in a tech-centric future: Insights from AICPA Global Roundtable


Ray Ball and Philip Brown are revolutionary figures in accounting history.

For love or money: how Ray Ball and Philip Brown changed global accounting forever


Microlearning is not “slicing up” a large complex topic, it’s about identifying learning opportunities throughout the workday that will help an employee do their job better.

Microlearning: what it is and how to make it work for you


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