The COVID crisis is far from over, so it’s important to prioritise your mental health, and that of your clients.
Zac Hayes knew he had to step back, if only for a short time. [...] He was working long hours and had become the de facto counsellor for the people around him – and it was taking a toll.
“I was burning the candle at both ends, working 70 or more hours a week,” he says. “I knew I needed to take some time to myself. I told my staff I was having a Friday off, making it a long weekend.”
Throughout the world finance professionals are dealing with the personal and professional challenges posed by the Pandemic. CA ANZ have compiled a list of resources to assist in building resilience, capacity and maintaining your well-being.
The CA ANZ Young CA Wellness Series is an opportunity for CAs new to the designation, or early in their careers, to hear from experts and connect with their colleagues in an interactive discussion space.
From Comic Relief to local practitioners, we talk to finance professionals about the difficulties of returning to work after an extended absence for illness, and their advice for others Mark Wildig, director of finance at Comic Relief, says: “My first day back was daunting – like all the first days […]
Coronavirus has transformed our relationship with our food. From the panicked stockpiling and empty supermarket shelves in March to the troubling times facing our pubs, cafes and restaurants, the questions about what we eat and how we go about putting it on our plates have become difficult to ignore.
And even before the pandemic, the food industry was rising up the UK business agenda, with fears that a no-deal Brexit might inflate food prices and interrupt supply chains, or – on a worldwide scale – of global warming triggering harvest failure.
by SEAH GEK CHOO WHY IT MATTERS AT THIS TIME Studies have repeatedly shown that increasing diversity is not only the right thing to do for an organisation’s culture, it also leads to better business outcomes. In this article, we explore three key thrusts that are powering the boardroom diversity […]