Leadership

The new whistleblowing legislation provides for practitioners and others to remain anonymous when reporting alleged misconduct.

Protections for whistleblowing set to be strengthened: what this means for accountants


PayPal chief executive officer Dan Schulman (left) believes there’s plenty to go around. Like others in the digital payments business, he describes the potential market as not just online commerce, but all commerce.

Game of PayPal: CEO Dan Schulman keeps PayPal relevant by teaming up with its foes


Omnicom Media Group and TBWA\RAAD CFO Ralph Khoury FCPA: "There are no shortcuts."

Meet the CFO of TBWA: Ralph Khoury FCPA


'Harry Hoang CPA and Fuzuki Nishimura CPA of Tailored Accounts. Photographer: Anthony Geernaert.

Meet the CPAs behind Tailored Accounts, an accounting firm that lives and breathes CSR


A healthy relationship with your new boss is vital to boosting performance, increasing efficiency and reducing workplace stress.

How to onboard your new boss


A digital mindset is not just about adopting new technology, it’s about rethinking entire business and operating models.

Why finance leaders need a digital leadership mindset


A challenge for CFOs is to partner with their technology peers, using newly available data analytics tools to complement traditional accounting information for better performance.

The top challenges for today's CFO


Loretta Seamer FCPA is the CFO of Sidra Medicine in Qatar. Photographer: Juliette Sawyer.

Loretta Seamer FCPA, CFO of Sidra Medicine, combines a passion for healthcare and finance


'Amy Foo CPA, Melbourne-based managing director of the San Francisco software company Zendesk lives and breathes digital finance. Photographer: Anthony Geernaert.

Zendesk's Amy Foo CPA is on a mission to go for growth


The optimal relationship between the accounting and sales team requires a true partnership in which everyone understands their role. Photographer: Michael Killalea.

Management accounting and sales: partners or foes?


Pioneering women business leaders


More than a decade since stepping aside as chairman of the ACCC, Allan Fels remains committed to fairness and equality. Photos: Jarrod Barnes.

Allan Fels lends his skills to fighting the exploitation of workers


The neurodiversity paradigm is a perspective that every kind of mind is equally deserving of respect and value, and therefore potentially capable of contributing powerfully to society in positive ways.

Neurodiversity: bringing unique talents to the workplace


'By challenging the potential client to rethink their assumptions about what their problem is and what their solution should be, your likelihood of wooing the business goes up significantly.

Challenge clients and win more contracts


Waisale Iowane ASA, CFO of Free Bird Institute, the first foreign company to be listed on the Fiji exchange. Photo: Kama Catch Me.

Meet the Fijian CFO successfully navigating cultural differences in business


Britta Seeger believes Mercedes-Benz can maintain its luxury status while adapting to the demands of a new market.

Britta Seeger's customer-centric strategy is making a marque on Mercedes-Benz


Done right, a parental leave policy is a win-win proposition, allowing new parents to remain in the workforce while employers retain valuable business assets.

Parental leave: how to get it right


Emotional labour also exists in the workplace - and it is disproportionately affecting women.

Putting a price on women's emotional labour in the workplace


'Making sure leaders have appropriate training to help colleagues in need before a workplace mental health crisis occurs is smart business.

The high costs of ignoring mental health in the workplace


Teams cannot be inspired if they don’t know what they’re working toward.

Effective leadership: 6 tips to harness the intel and expertise of your team


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