Learning from younger and older co-workers


Co-workers from different age groups stand to benefit in numerous ways by learning from each other. A recent Harvard Business Review article by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott emphasizes this point and explores opportunities for cross-generational learning through coaching and

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Hot Jobs: January 17, 2017

Hot Jobs

Start the New Year on top with one of the many opportunities on this week’s Hot Job list featuring careers in public practice, government, corporate/industry, education, and not-for-profit. The CPABC Career Site, careers.bccpa.ca has it all and more.   Manager,

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Weekly roundup – January 9-13


Ready to catch up on your reading? In case you missed the news, we have this week’s top business, financial, and career news! Global credit growth slows to lowest levels since global financial crisis – Investment Executive Why trust in

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Estate planning: examining your alter-ego alternative


With Canada’s aging population, estate planning is more important than ever. Traditionally, an individual’s assets are distributed after a person is deceased, through a will. However, in some circumstances, a will may not be efficient from a tax perspective, or

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What do we need to feel good about our work?

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What motivates you to work hard and be productive? Dan Ariely, professor of psychology and behavioural economics at Duke University, claims that meaning, pride, and motivation play an important role. That is, people who feel a sense of purpose on

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Happier at work, better at work

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Have you ever thought that if you were more productive at work, that you would be happier? Shawn Achor, speaker, researcher, and author of The Happiness Advantage, says the opposite is true. In his TED Talk, The Happy Secret to

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Weekly roundup December 19-23

Weekly Roundup

It’s the end of an extra busy week. In case you missed the news, we have this week’s top business, financial, and career news! What to expect as a CFO in 2017 – Forbes A volatile calm – the paradox

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Economic factors to watch in 2017

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BC’s economy has experienced solid growth in the past year – as stated in CPABC’s BC Check-Up 2016, the province saw real annual GDP growth of 3.1%, while the national average was 1.1%. In the year ahead, BC’s economic outlook

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The December issue of eNews is out!


The latest issue of eNews is out! Stay up-to-date on the latest CPABC updates and news with the monthly CPABC newsletter, eNews. The December issue features highlights from the November 2016 Convocation, where CPABC celebrated the achievements of 1,690 graduates.

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CPABC year in review


Throughout the year, CPABC worked hard to promote the CPA profession. Here are some highlights from 2016: Making the news: As business leaders, CPABC and its members are often contacted by the media to comment on financial and economic issues.

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