There are few things more disheartening as almost closing a sale. A successful conversion funnel is the ideal outcome. Here are four tips on how to stop customers dropping their cart and doing a runner at the online check-out.
Data has always been of high importance to insurance companies when undertaking multiple basic functions. With digital transformation taking over, insurance technology is in the spotlight as a growth concept in the sector.
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.
In March 2020, COVID-19 claimed one of its most high-profile "victims" - the Tokyo Olympic Games. The cost of the delay may make it the most expensive games yet. Given the financial risks, is hosting the Olympic Games worth the investment?
A leap of faith took Paul Cooper FCPA out of his accounting practice and into the world of manufacturing and business, and he has high hopes for Australia's manufacturing sector.
In calm waters, long supply chains are almost set and forget. In choppy seas, they are anything but. For many businesses today, good supply chain management is the difference between smooth sailing and capsizing.
The pandemic has dealt a considerable blow to migration numbers in Australia, and effects of the disruption are likely to last for years to come.
Accounting standards are becoming more complex but, in most cases, with good reason. The solution is technology adoption and a multi-modal approach to readability, understandability and actionability.
Videoconferencing has come a long way in the past 10 years and, as part of the new normal, has grown even more sophisticated.
Hugh Williams saw the potential of tech before most of his generation. Now he is unlocking digital skills in others.
The idea of a universal basic income has divided economists for years. Some argue that the payment offers a solution to poverty, while others say it would do little to address inequality.
The lives of thousands of urban workers revolve around the modern central business district, but as more of us are able to work remotely, how different will our cities look in the post-COVID-19 world?
Peter Brindley FCPA uses the lessons learned from being a CPA to drive projects that help make renewable energy more commercially viable.
Women have borne the brunt of the pandemic-induced economic downturn, and initiatives to boost female participation in the workforce are an important pathway out of challenging times.
Two pandemics swept the world in 2020. The second - the growing use of single-use plastic as a COVID-safe measure - was considerably less reported, but no less dangerous.
In the past, shareholder votes on the environment were relatively rare, but the climate is now changing - in more ways than one.
As government stimulus measures begin to taper off and the real impact of the pandemic begins to emerge, financial counsellors and accountants have a joint role to play in helping clients get back on their feet.
Women in business have made giant strides in recent decades, but new statistics suggest female leadership is going backwards. What is behind the problematic figures?
The Australian Treasury’s Retirement Income Review report potentially supports the government’s plans to slow down the increase in the superannuation guarantee and encourage retirees to use the equity in their homes to fund their retirement. Is this a viable way forward? Three experts weigh in.
Efforts to chart an economic recovery after COVID-19 will be complex but crucial - and they should start now.