Accountants are a funny bunch

MYOB Client Manager Laura Cooper put me on to this quirky poem for accountants.

Written by her dad James Nelson in the 1970s, it reads as a manifesto for the trustworthy accountant of the era.

James was an accountant with Coca Cola Amatil in the 60s and 70s.

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Agile is putting people before everything else

I’ll never forget the first time I walked into a mature agile organisation and was completely taken aback by the buzz around the floor.

People were talking, pairing, standing at whiteboards, laughing, clapping. It was completely infectious. …

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The rise of robots in the workplace

The ‘rules’ of work have changed.

It’s no longer a given that you’ll work from 9 to 5, in the same office as your colleagues, or even that the products and services you’ll deliver exist in the real world.

Could the next step be robotic colleagues? …

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