About Aaron Watson

Aaron Watson is the former Editor of Acuity.

Other former roles include stints as a business, entertainment, political, food and arts journalist/editor. He has also dabbled in corporate communications and marketing.

As an editor, his publications have won media awards in Australia and New Zealand.

He lives with his wife, son and two cats on the south coast of New Zealand’s North Island.

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  1. Xero founder Rod Drury on AI and the future of accounting

    Xero founder Rod Drury on why the future of the accounting profession will be driven by artificial intelligence...

  2. Driving change for a better world

    Meet Emma Evans CA, a young Australian entrepreneur with big plans to make the world a better place...

  3. Ken Segall on the simplicity of success

    Success is simplicity itself, according to former Apple creative director Ken Segall...

  4. A contemporary model for traditional accounting work

    Inside a Queensland CA's decision to turn her back on consulting to focus on compliance and achieving a better work-life balance...

  5. The value of marketing

    London Business School's Patrick Barwise on what all finance professionals need to know about their marketing colleagues...

  6. The strangest excuses for not paying your tax on time

    Each year people fail to pay their tax on time. We asked the Australian Tax Office and New Zealand’s Inland Revenue for some of the strangest excuses they have received...

  7. FCA backs education for Indigenous kids

    Mary Boydell FCA is turning her business experience to a new challenge – educating Indigenous children from remote communities...

  8. Bob Geldof on world order and the need for change

    With today’s huge political and economic disruption, now is the time to make changes for the better, says pop star and humanitarian, Bob Geldof...

  9. Succeeding in regional areas is all about trust

    Crowe Howarth partner Craig Macalister CA sees Invercargill as a wealthy regional area that requires a different accounting approach than a city...

  10. Truth and Trump

    Global warming is happening and reference to “alternative facts” should not lead us to doubt it, says media warrior and business leader Arianna Huffington...

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