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April 11, 2017
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ISCA-ICAEW Report: Creativity, Predictive Analytics, Coding are Among Skills Required of Future Accountants

In today’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous workplace, accountants need to possess knowledge and skills across multiple disciplines. These include technological know-how, interpersonal and communication skills, critical thinking and creativity. Longer and more structured internships, as well as apprenticeships are welcomed by the accountancy profession to enable accountancy students to […]
March 29, 2017
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Our Future Together: Future of Professional Learning & Entrepreneurship

ISCA-ICAEW Joint Project Date: 4 April 2017 “Our Future Together: Future of Professional Learning and Entrepreneurship” is the second installment of the Our Future Together events jointly organised by ISCA and ICAEW. Through the event, ISCA and ICAEW aim to shape the debate on how education, training and professional learning […]
January 23, 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka joins Chartered Accountants Worldwide

Established  in  the  late  1959  by  an  Act  of  Parliament  (No. 23  of  1959),  CA Sri  Lanka  was the first professional accountancy organization to be incorporated under an Act of Parliament in Sri Lanka. Today, CA Sri Lanka is a globally recognized accounting body, continuously striving to uplift the accounting […]
January 3, 2017

Top Tips for Business  

From the Success in a Selfish Age Report: Businesses need to accept that while selfishness is not new, more self-centred attitudes to work alter workplace relations Businesses should listen to what new recruits want to achieve and agree wider career goals Businesses need to focus on planning future development of staff, […]
November 30, 2016

Selfish Age debate highlights – Conversations Around the World

The inaugural event in the Conversations Around the World series kicked off in Sydney, Australia on September 2016. The debate centered on the theme of trust, and considered how organisations can continue to thrive in an age of selfishness where individuals focus on themselves more than on the wider needs of the business.
November 30, 2016

Interview with Alan Horn, Chairman, Rogers Communications

The One Young World summit gathers together the brightest young leaders from around the world, empowering them to create positive change from within their work environments. At this year’s summit in Ottawa, we held an exclusive breakout session for over 60 delegates on the UN Global Goals. The session was […]
November 30, 2016

One Young World Ottawa Highlights 2016

The One Young World summit gathers together the brightest young leaders from around the world, empowering them to create positive change from within their work environments. Chartered Accountants Worldwide was represented at this year’s summit in Ottawa by 7 delegates from our member institutes […]
November 30, 2016

Olivia MacDonald on the One Young World Summit

By Olivia MacDonald, CAI, Ireland. This September, I had the privilege of representing Chartered Accountants Worldwide and Chartered Accountants Ireland at the One Young World Summit in Canada. One Young World is a UK-based charity that gathers together young leaders from around the world, empowering them to make lasting connections to create positive change. Incredible […]
November 30, 2016

UN Breakout Session

In 2015, the 193 members of the United Nations came together for one of the largest consultations in the UN’s history. The outcome was a global initiative which aims to unite us all in making the world a better place. To achieve this, 17 Goals have been outlined which address […]
October 10, 2016

Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants joins Chartered Accountants Worldwide

The Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants (IAI) has been awarded Associate Membership status by Chartered Accountants Worldwide. IAI is the fifth professional body to be admitted to the organisation. IAI was established in 1957 to guide the development of Indonesia’s accountancy profession and improve the quality of accountancy education and […]