Career skills revisited: Why accounting skills make you a better leader

Did you know accounting and finance skills are a foundation that will help you succeed in a variety of roles?

In this podcast episode, join our guests to learn how they have used accounting and finance skills to grow their careers in both accounting and other roles. You will also learn why, as you progress in your career, the ability to view financial information from different perspectives will help you make more holistic decisions.

Looking for more on this topic? How to future-proof your career is one of the themes at Virtual Congress 2021. It’s happening soon on 20-22 October - find out more here.

Guests: Priscilla Cheung CPA, Co-founder, Investmentor, Kate Lu CPA, Director of Financial Operations, Allegiance Group, Stephen Haller, Managing Director, Preformed Line Products.
Host: Marjorie Wong CPA, Finance Manager, OrionVM, committee member of the CPA Australia NSW Young Professionals Committee.

Further Resources:
Transcript (PDF)
Article: The accounting skills most in-demand post-pandemic
Book: The First 90 Days by Michael Watkins
Article: Top influencing skills accountants need
CPA Australia Virtual Congress 2021 information

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