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The Facts About LNG in BC

  The LNG industry has been quickly brought to the forefront in British Columbia. There have been 13 LNG export facilities proposed or announced in BC; seven of them have already received their LNG export licenses. The total investment in the industry is More…

  
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CPAs Make More than You Think

  According to CPA Canada’s 2013 Compensation Study, the average compensation for British Columbia’s Chartered Professional Accountants in 2012 was $145,000. In comparison, the average amount of compensation per worker in BC was approximately $48,000 in 2012. Chartered Professional Accountants working More…

  
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Weekly Roundup: August 10-16

It’s time for your Weekly Roundup! Get caught up on the all the latest business, financial and career news! Canadians spend more on taxes than on food, clothes and housing, study finds – Globe & Mail 10 reasons why it’s More…

  
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Aspiring To Be the Next Superstar Accountant?

Erfan Kazemi, CPA, CA, CFA can be considered a superstar accountant. In less than ten years, Erfan has shot to the CFO level and won several awards within the accounting and professional community. This past year, Erfan Kazemi was awarded ICABC’s More…

  
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August 2014 Public Practice News and Views

Be a Part of CPABC History — Attend Our First Annual Public Practice Meeting at the Fall Leadership Conference CPABC’s first Fall Leadership Conference is taking place in Victoria and all public practitioners are invited to attend the inaugural CPABC Annual More…

  
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CPABC Hot Jobs: August 12

The theme for this issue of Hot Jobs is transportation, with career opportunities at BC Transit, Vancouver Airport Authority, ICBC, and Translink/Coast Mountain Bus Company. The jobs below give you a sense of the variety of sectors, locations, and job responsibilities More…

  
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What’s Your Cultural Profile?

Different cultures spawn a number of stark differences in how people lead, manage, communicate, and make decisions. Realizing the unique attributes that the world’s many diverse cultures bring to conducting business can help minimize potential pit falls when working together.While More…

  
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How to Speak so People Want to Listen

Speaking is one of the most necessary skills needed to create meaningful relationships, both in business and in your personal life. Nonetheless, many of us have experienced speaking to an audience who isn’t listening. In this short 10 minute TED Talk, Julian Treasure, More…

  
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Canada’s Slow-Growth Recovery

The Canadian economy continues to face serious economic challenges, the most important of which is the burden of a slow-growth recovery. At an average GDP growth rate of approximately 2% over the past four years, Canada’s rate of growth has More…