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Want 15 years of financial management success? Here’s how…

Want 15 years of financial management success? Here’s how… As we approach the end of 2018, it’s a fitting time to take the chance to reflect on the year that has been. But this week, I found myself looking a little further back - to when West Recruitment first began helping people find their next…
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What does it take to become a CFO?

If you are a qualified finance professional with a few years of valuable experience under your belt, it might be time to give some serious consideration to the direction in which your career is heading. Perhaps you are wondering whether you have what it takes to become a CFO?While you’re confident that you have the…
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What is a Career Balance Sheet (and why do you need one?)

In their everyday roles, Finance and Accounting professionals are highly organised, have clear processes and structure and can coordinate others in everything they do. That same mindset should apply to how a finance professional manages their own career. One idea that West Recruitment actively promote to our candidates, is to look at their “Career Balance…
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Creating a Culture of Innovation

The latest economic report card from the OECD marked Australia’s performance on innovation as ‘could do better’. We punch above our weight in some areas of research, but we fall behind on getting a decent commercial return for our investment in innovation. To bridge that gap Australia needs less government-led initiatives and more organisational commitment…
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