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The CPA Australia Podcast brings you the best in on-demand commentary and thought leadership across a variety of topics related to business, leadership and accounting. Each week, our podcast will help you increase your knowledge of business related topics and point you to some of the world’s best resources in strategy, finance and public practice accounting. Never miss an episode by subscribing today via iTunes. Winner of the Award of Excellence at the 24th Annual Communicator Awards in the category of 'Podcasts - General-Corporation/Business'.

The CPA Australia Podcast brings you the best in on-demand commentary and thought leadership across a variety of topics related to business, leadership and accounting. Each week, our podcast will help you increase your knowledge of business related topics and point you to some of the world’s best resources in strategy, finance and public practice accounting. Never miss an episode by subscribing today via iTunes. Winner of the Award of Excellence at the 24th Annual Communicator Awards in the category of 'Podcasts - General-Corporation/Business'.
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The CPA Australia Podcast brings you the best in on-demand commentary and thought leadership across a variety of topics related to business, leadership and accounting. Each week, our podcast will help you increase your knowledge of business related topics and point you to some of the world’s best resources in strategy, finance and public practice accounting. Never miss an episode by subscribing today via iTunes. Winner of the Award of Excellence at the 24th Annual Communicator Awards in the category of 'Podcasts - General-Corporation/Business'.

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Episodes

Housing Market Update: Where are we and where are we heading?

9/19/2019
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A greater understanding of issues and developments in the current Australian housing market. Is the future bright for the Australian housing market or will Australia's low wage growth effect the buyer and seller plus what implications may this have for the financial sector? Join the discussion with host Bobby Papadopoulos, SME Committee and guest William Young, Executive Director, China Orient Summit Capital.

Duration:00:31:07

The impact of the #MeToo movement in the workplace

9/11/2019
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In this week’s podcast we look at the impact of the #MeToo movement in the workplace with guest speakers Dr. Karen Morley, Prue Gilbert and Apsara Sabaratnem. Hosted by Anna Tantau, Deputy Chair, Victorian Women’s CPA Committee.

Duration:00:40:15

How to manage a good work-life balance

9/5/2019
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On the latest CPA Australia Podcast hear all about work-life balance. This episode will consider the current academic research and results on work-life balance issues and how the conducted research in this area can help CPA members to manage their work life balance.

Duration:00:49:54

Not-for-profit year-end financial reporting tips

8/29/2019
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On this week’s CPA Australia Podcast listen to a discussion on some of the issues that may need to be considered by not for profits when preparing financial reports for 30 June 2019 year-ends with Peter Shields, Audit Principal and Not for profit specialist at Saward Dawson.

Duration:00:24:54

Career skills revisited: Future-proofing your career

8/22/2019
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As part of our career skills revisited CPA Australia Podcast series, learn how to future proof your career. Hear about why hard skills are not enough to drive your career forward and why mastering your human skills will define your success with guest Sarah Godfrey, Psychologist and Director of Life Works When.

Duration:00:25:23

Modern Slavery in Global Supply Chains - reflections on Australian legislative developments

8/15/2019
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Combatting modern slavery and wider human rights are playing an increasingly significant role in governance practices and have culminated in Australia with the passing in 2019 of the Modern Slavery Act 2018. Based on CPA Australia funded research, the podcast will examine motivations for development of the Act and explore the efficacy of a regime based largely on voluntary disclosure. Host: John Purcell - Policy adviser ESG at CPA Australia and Guest: Dr Jolyon Ford - ANU College of Law

Duration:00:45:02

Emotional Intelligence for Not for Profit Leaders

8/8/2019
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The World Economic Forum has identified Emotional Intelligence as one of the top 10 required skills in the workplace by 2020. As part of the Not for Profit Podcast series, join Mel Yates FCPA, Director of Reporting, Red Tape Reduction and Corporate Services at the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission hosting David Smith exploring the topic of Emotional Intelligence for Not for Profit Leaders.

Duration:00:37:57

Part 2: How data analytics, AI & automation are being integrated into external audit

7/11/2019
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This is Part 2 of the previous episode where we will continue our discussion on how data analytics, AI and automation being integrated into external audit with Professor Miklos Vasarhelyi and Claire Grayston.

Duration:00:45:12

Part 1: How data analytics, AI & automation are being integrated into external audit

7/11/2019
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Listen to Part 1 on how data analytics, artificial intelligence and automation are being integrated into external audit. Featuring guest Professor Miklos Vasarhelyi and Policy Adviser of Audit and Assurance Claire Grayston at CPA Australia.

Duration:00:44:58

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in the workplace

7/5/2019
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Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is software that mimics human action. Should we be worried about this taking over the finance and accounting profession? Listen to this podcast episode with guest Mohit Sharma from Mindfields Global with host Gloria Sleaby who will discuss RPA in the workplace and if we should be embracing or fearful about the robots taking our job.

Duration:00:38:21

Excel Mini Episode: Format as Table

6/20/2019
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Join Neale Blackwood CPA who is INTHEBLACK's Excel expert on this mini episode of the CPA Australia Podcast where Neale will discuss the topic of Format as Table and how this will help you the next time you use Microsoft Excel.

Duration:00:11:32

Excel Mini Episode: Flash Fill

6/20/2019
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On this mini episode of the CPA Australia Podcast, join Excel expert Neale Blackwood CPA on why accountants should be using Flash Fill. Find out why Flash fill is important to know and when you should use it.

Duration:00:05:56

Proposed Quality Management Standards – what are they and how will they impact your Practice?

6/13/2019
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The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) has proposed revised standards on quality management for firms (ISQM 1) and audit engagements (ISA 220), and a new standard for engagement quality reviews (ISQM 2). These standards reflect a shift from prescribed policies and procedures to a risk-based approach to achieving quality objectives. Hear from Len Jui, IAASB member, about the proposals and Jessie Wong, KPMG partner, about the implementation challenges.

Duration:00:47:34

Career-skills revisited: Working from home

6/6/2019
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In this podcast episode, junior staff right through to business owners can learn how working remotely will help retain talent and increase the productivity of a team or organisation.

Duration:00:28:18

Climate-related risk disclosures

5/30/2019
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There's growing momentum of interest in climate change, how our economy adjusts to these emerging risks, and what the role is particularly of investment behaviour, corporate behaviour, and more particularly corporate disclosure in dealing with these emerging forms of risk. Join John Purcell, Policy Adviser ESG at CPA Australia with Kris Peach, Chair at AASB and Prof. Roger Simnett, Chair at AUASB to discuss climate-related risks disclosures.

Duration:00:37:58

What the federal election results mean for CPA members and their clients

5/20/2019
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Join Jan McCallum, INTHEBLACK editor and Paul Drum, CPA Australia head of external affairs on this special episode of the CPA Australia Podcast where they will provide analysis and discussion on what the election results mean for CPA members and their clients.

Duration:00:22:08

Excel for Accountants: Data Ribbon

5/9/2019
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Join Excel expert Neale Blackwood CPA on why all spreadsheet users should be aware of and using the data ribbon in Microsoft Excel.With talk of big data and data analytics it's important to focus on the usage of the data ribbon and in this episode follow Neale's steps in exploring all the features that is contained within the ribbon.

Duration:00:19:41

Charities and not-for-profits update

5/2/2019
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Join Ram Subramanian, Policy Advisor for Reporting at CPA Australia with Melville Yates, Director of Reporting, Red Tape Reduction and ACNC Corporate Services who will discuss about updates for charities and not for profits.There are several current developments and other forthcoming changes that will have an impact on the operations of many charities around Australia in the near future, and it probably will have an impact on other not-for-profits as well who may or may not also be...

Duration:00:34:25

Career skills revisited: Decision-making

4/25/2019
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How are your decision making skills at work? The 'career skills revisited' series continues by listening back to Tiffany Quinlan speaking about the process of decision making and how you can improve this skill not only at work but at home too. Originally released 27th April 2018 and recorded in front of a live audience at CPA Congress.

Duration:00:37:58

Career skills revisited: Microsoft Excel for Accountants

4/11/2019
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We are looking back at past CPA Australia Podcast episodes that features skills to learn and improve on in your career. This week we are looking at Microsoft Excel. Excel is an essential tool for a CPA member to know and Excel expert Neale Blackwood CPA will explain the key shortcuts you need to know in order to help you in your workplace. Originally released 9th February 2018.

Duration:00:28:56