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Cpa Australia

Survey reveals retention troubles

Highlights from the recent CPA Australia 2012 Hong Kong Human Capital Survey point at the need for the government to facilitate cross-sector collaboration in order to address human capital issues in Hong Kong.

Saturday, 28 July, 2012, 12:00am

Becoming a better leader

Lillian Lee was born in Canada and finished her education at the University of Calgary, majoring in general management and graduating in 1998. Lee thought Asia might be a better place to pursue her career.

She was no stranger to Hong Kong and had often travelled here while growing up. She enjoyed teaching English to children at an education centre.

19 May 2012 - 12:00am

Climbing the ladder

Informal opportunities to meet with potential employers are just one of the highlights of the CPA Australia Career Expo, which also provides a chance for participants to get noticed, develop connections and learn about industry developments.

14 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Steps to ongoing professional success

Planning for the future, but unsure about which career path to take? Not surprising, given the many crossroads and steps along the way.

Nelson Hon, CPA (Aust.), a young CPA Australia member, says he was motivated to join the accounting profession due to the array of career options it offers.

14 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Solid start in auditing

The interactive environment of the CPA Australia Career Expo is just one of the attractions for aspiring accountants, according to RSM Nelson Wheeler, a CPA firm that offers a range of services to local and international clients.

14 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

adidas accountant vaults ahead

As a young CPA Australia associate member, Sammy Wong - a senior accountant in retail finance with adidas Hong Kong - says the CPA Program does an excellent job of preparing accountants to handle the profession's diverse requirements.

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Top platform for accounting

Held every January, the annual CPA Australia Career Expo provides an informal platform where participants gain insights into the diverse world of accounting. The event also offers an opportunity for potential job-seekers to discover the broad range of services accounting firms offer, and the way that different companies operate, as well as the career opportunities they provide.

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

High achievers appreciate the value of group networking

From both the technical to the people aspects of his work as an accountant, Ivan Au, partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) credits CPA Australia with helping him to build a solid foundation and bright future prospects.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

The human capital of tomorrow

Insights into the diverse world of accounting, knowledge and experience sharing with industry professionals and how to prepare academically and personally to apply for an accounting and finance job - these are just some of the topics on the agenda at the CPA Australia Career Expo, an annual event held every January.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Bean counters are finally cashing in

Before the turn of the century, most accountants qualified through overseas training courses. Few had qualified through the just-launched local programme.

8 Nov 2011 - 12:00am