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  1. Meet the winners of the Craig Norgate Scholarships

    The winners of the 2018 Craig Norgate Scholarships tell Acuity why they took the plunge and how it will affect their future...

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  2. The expat life in South Korea

    As the acting CEO for the ANZ Banking Group in Seoul, Richard Watt CA says he has jumped at any chance that came his way within the group...

  3. Award-winning rural CAs make their mark

    Launching their own family-friendly practice won Kylie Davidson CA and Emma Hammond CA official recognition as innovative and enterprising women...

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  4. Global future disruption and big ideas win NZ CA a top award

    New Zealand’s Deloitte Young Executive of the Year has made a career out of business future-proofing with Fonterra’s Ventures program...

  5. Ex-Virgin CEO goes walkabout

    He used to reach for the sky as CEO of Virgin Australia, but now he’s more at home trekking the wilderness. Game-changer Brett Godfrey FCA has reinvented himself as passionate conservationist...

  6. Dreaming big leads CA to act globally

    Adelaide CA Jodie Summer was on a quest to find a career that aligned with her personal values and successfully found new purpose and passion in the overseas aid not-for profit sector...

  7. Rising stars: the managers

    In the second of Acuity’s three-part series on rising stars in the world of accounting, we ask managers who have achieved success relatively early in their careers how they did it...

  8. Made in the military

    Ian Goodwin’s experience in the Army Reserve has served him well, from the IMF to his current role as Deputy Auditor-General of NSW...

  9. Making it in New York City

    Australian CA Ashleigh Miles challenged herself, took a chance on New York City and won a role in the biggest US real estate project ever – Hudson Yards...

  10. Helping family business clients spot the potholes

    Accountants advising family firms need more than technical accounting expertise to get it right. Robert Powell FCA, the 2018 Family Business Australia Accredited Adviser of the Year, shares his tips...

  11. Listen: KPMG chair walks a tightrope

    KPMG Australia’s new chairman Alison Kitchen, whose audit career spans more than 30 years, wants her firm to open up to the public. Can that plan survive in a sceptical era?...

  12. Scholarships put Māori accounting students on target for CA status

    Aaron McGregor and Fiona Pahl talk to Acuity about how winning the 2018 scholarships will support them to become chartered accountants...

  13. Kay Baldock and Nick Moss on building a successful mentor/mentee relationship

    KPMG NZ Financial Services Audit team’s dynamic duo, Kay Baldock and Nick Moss, show us how mentor/mentee relationships work...

  14. Rethinking the future of audit

    The relevance of audit may shrink unless auditors learn to look ahead, instead of in the rear-view mirror, warns US audit guru Alan Anderson...