Strategy

Ruth Medd FCPA (right) and Claire Braund, co-founders of Women on Boards. Photographer: Nic Walker

Women on boards: are we making any progress?


'Ho Chi Minh City skyline viewed from across the Saigon River.

Vietnam: Asia's quiet economic achiever


The fiercely determined and furiously busy Dr Angie Lang: creator of Swirlit, dental surgeon, self-described inventor and one of Richard Branson's Change Makers Rule Breakers.

A soft drink that's good for your teeth? Enter Swirlit.


'Customer service is all about mindset, and leaders have to empower staff to be aware of that.

Getting customer service right in the retail sector


From passionate individuals with a dream to multinationals and  government departments, Elegant Media and Shane Perera (pictured) are creating streamlined apps to suit a range of clients.

Elegant Media: converting concepts into million-dollar businesses


One of the greatest challenges of having a business based on a subscription model is figuring out exactly what the business is worth.

What you need to know about subscription business models


The basis of "The Entrepreneurial Accountant" author Phil Richards' advice to up-and-coming CPAs is to stay focused on what he calls his Five F's. Photographer: Luke Marsden.

What The Entrepreneurial Accountant can teach CPAs about success


Three experts forecast what the top issues will be for global business in 2019.

Business forecast 2019: the top issues


Singapore Accountancy Commission chairman Chaly Mah FCPA. Photographer: Weave

The technology bandwagon is moving fast and now is the time for accounting and finance professionals to get onboard


For most businesses, blockchain is part of a distant future they don’t quite understand, but proponents say it has the potential to transform the engine room of financial services.

Blockchain reaction: is your data safe from hacking?


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