Matching Your Conference Expectations and Experiences

Matching Your Conference Expectations and Experiences

You’ve probably heard the saying, “You can’t win the lottery if you don’t buy a ticket”. It can apply in many different contexts and generally means, “You can’t reap the rewards if you don’t invest any effort”.

The concept can be applied to conferences, too. To get the greatest benefit from them, you need to put some effort in yourself. One of the first things you can do when deciding whether to attend a conference is to think through your expectations of it.

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Strategic Partnerships and The Accounting Business Expo

Strategic Partnerships and The Accounting Business Expo

We’ve all heard the talk. The accounting industry is disappearing, so accounting firms need to do more consultancy work and form strategic partnerships with similar firms to secure a place in the market. It’s not as simple as that though. Not all accountants want to become consultants and not all firms need to form partnerships. It’s a bit like being pressured to get married because ‘everyone else is doing it’.

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How To Calculate Your ROI On Conferences

How To Calculate Your ROI On Conferences

Last week, Paul and Dave gave their summary of the best Australian finance conferences to attend this year in the episode 2018 Events: What we’re going to do and why. Their summary included 8 events – and that’s just the tip of the iceberg. A quick Google search shows many other finance-related conferences coming up plus even more focused on related areas such as AI and Business Management. So, you easily attend one or more per week if you really wanted to. But, do you really want to?

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