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accountInG conFErEncE 2015
Hear from Australia’s industry leaders and
gain tools to help you reach your full potential
as a finance professional. From improving the
clarity of your financial statements, providing
insights on how accounting can accommodate
innovation, to developing your skills as a
business partner – this event will get you
thinking outside the box.
BuSInESS ValuatIon WorKSHoP
Discounted cash flow (DCF) is the base of the
majority of all valuations. However, notwithstanding
its sound theoretical basis, DCF analysis is often
badly applied in practice. Become familiar with the
fundamentals of valuing a business and increase
your understanding of the relative strengths of
different valuation methodologies.
IFrS ESSEntIalS SErIES
This series covers common everyday accounting
standards that are applied by companies for
external reporting purposes. You’ll gain a refreshed
understanding of the requirements, particularly
when applied to unusual or complex situations.
1 hour per session or 5 for the series
This International Financial Reporting Standards
(IFRS) learning and assessment program will help
you apply IFRS with confidence. The IFRS program
is flexible; self-taught and easily accessible
online anytime, anywhere; and formally verifies
your achievement through online assessment
and a certificate of completion.
Up to 70 hours
cFo oF tHE FuturE – IntEnSIVE
The CFO of the Future Intensive two-day
workshop is devised for all those aspiring CFOs
who are predominantly involved in strategic
change within their organisation. This is your
opportunity to strengthen your position as a
valued business partner to your organization,
sharpen your skills and be surrounded by
people who think just like you.
Up to 13 hours
Business & Practice
The 2015 Public Practitioners Conference
presents a great opportunity to hear about the
latest issues, impending regulatory changes
and trends affecting your clients and practice.
Increase your ability to anticipate your client’s
needs, hear the latest on how to innovate so
your practice grows and remains successful
in a competitive and uncertain economy.
Up to 13.5 hours
Our Executive Central programs help you develop
the key factors to make you stand out from the
crowd. We’re partnering with Executive Central
to deliver this specialist education program to
take your career to rewarding new heights.
Programs include: Leading with Your Strengths,
High Impact Business Development, Women
in Leadership, Negotiation Mastery.
Up to 34 hours
Upcoming events to add to yoUr proFessionaL deveLopment caLendar
Face to Face
Practice P Business B All A Early
MaStErInG tHE art oF BuYInG
or SEllInG a PractIcE
Negotiating a practice transaction is one of
the most significant events in a practitioner’s
professional career. Little or no experience with
such events can cause stress and uncertainty.
But it doesn’t have to. We’ll get you up to speed
with the process and how to obtain the most
1 hour per session or 3 hours for the series
PractIcE adVIcE ESSEntIalS
As an accountant working in practice, you’ll be
aware of fee growth rates and profit margins
shrinking and the need to transition to an advice
services business model. Chartered Accountants
Australia and New Zealand have partnered with
Bstar to provide a practical framework for you to
achieve practice advice success.
Up to 20 hours for the complete program
MaxIMISE ProductIVItY In Your
PractIcE – tHE PoWEr IS In tHE
PalM oF Your Hand
Are you struggling to manage both paper and
digital in your practice? We all know that our mobile
devices have great potential to boost both personal
and professional productivity – keeping you in
touch with your clients, your office and your family.
Gain insightful tips, tricks and recommendations
on apps that you can use to optimise your
workflow in 2015.
nEW ManaGEr SErIES –
ManaGEMEnt and lEadErSHIP
This series will greatly enhance your management
and leadership capabilities. As you learn on the job,
give yourself an added boost and learn about the
key success factors of an effective manager and
leader. Based on neuroscience and psychological
principles, these are the essential people skills you
can identify and develop to gain an insight into
managing people’s differences.
1 hour per session or 6 hours for the series
PEoPlE ManaGEMEnt SErIES
Do you feel you’re not getting through to your
team? Know there are underperformers, but
aren’t sure how to get the best from them?
Our People Management Series will show
you effective tools to create a ‘team’ in the
truest sense of the word and how to become
the leader your staff want and need.
3.5 hours for the series
Excelling in the workplace – using Excel to drive
productivity and improve efficiency. Microsoft
Excel is commonly used in workplaces around
the world, in every field and every industry.
Most Excel users are informally trained on the
job, and rarely receive formal training. As such,
bad habits are passed down.
We will show you how to stop bad habits and
set an example of how Excel should be utilised
in the workplace, and show how good habits
can drive productivity, efficiency, transparency
and lower risk.
1 hour per session or 4 hours for the series
lEadInG EFFEctIVE MEEtInGS
We’ve all been to meetings where we leave
wondering ‘What was the point of that?’
The meetings that result in no actions, no
further clarity around issues, no answers and
no directions. Or even worse, it’s hijacked by
big personalities and only one voice is heard.
Essentially, it’s been a waste of time.
This series will show you how to run an efficient
and effective meeting with the time you have,
to generate actions and insights for you and
1 hour per session or 2 hours for the series
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