Conscious leadership through self-mastery - the Maharaj way
Conscious leadership through self-mastery - the Maharaj way
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Johannesburg, Monday, 27 June 2016 - In Sanskrit moksha means eternal liberation—a state of peace, an inner heaven. In Eastern spiritual traditions such as Hinduism, Vedanta and Buddhism, moksha is the highest state a human can attain – a state of enlightenment filled with happiness and freedom from individual desires and suffering.
Habitual Creativity, Innovative Business Solutions: The Middel path
Habitual Creativity, Innovative Business Solutions: The Middel path
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Johannesburg, Monday, 4 July 2016 - Local accountant firm Middel & Partners has been named as one of the most inspiring accountancy practices in the world and has been selected for inclusion in the new book ‘The World’s Most Inspiring Accountants’ which is published in April 2016.
Crunching Numbers, Crunching Abs
Crunching Numbers, Crunching Abs
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Johannesburg, Monday, 20 June 2016 - The phrase mens sana in corpore sano (‘a sound mind in a sound body’) coined by the Roman poet Juvenal is often used casually, but its meaning becomes more clear when you look at the career of someone who personifies its meaning – someone like Farouk Karreem.
Retail Therapy
Retail Therapy
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Johannesburg, Thursday, 9 June 2016 - Reeza Isaacs, Group Finance Director of Woolworths Holdings and a CA(SA), was named South Africa’s CFO of the Year at the 2016 CFO Awards gala event in Johannesburg on 12 May 2016.
The Financial Armament at Armscor
The Financial Armament at Armscor
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Johannesburg, Monday, 6 June 2016 - Gratitude Ramphaka CA(SA), is as elegant and gracious as a talk show host, yet as tenacious and driven as the finance professional she has become. Her excellent matric results meant she could have taken her pick from multiple careers. ‘Deciding to become a CA(SA) was a process of elimination,’ she says. Many years later, she concludes that becoming a CA(SA) was the best choice she could have made.
Leaps and Bounds
Leaps and Bounds
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Johannesburg, Thursday, 26 May 2016 - ‘The perception that a CA(SA) mainly works with figures is wrong. A CA(SA) is more involved working with people. If you do not love people, learn to love them. Otherwise you will not become a successful CA(SA).’
A first in degrees!
A first in degrees!
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Johannesburg, Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - Sheldon Moodley is the first in his family to get a degree and qualify as a chartered accountant, despite financial hurdles which included having to take a gap year to sell funeral cover to cover the costs of his tuition.
Then there were five!
Then there were five!
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Johannesburg, Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - Chartered Accountants [CAs(SA)] Nitesh Koosialee and Renitha Dwarika didn’t figure on marrying someone in the same profession. They shared their journeys to becoming CAs(SA), and the lessons they have learned along the way, both individually and as a family.
Wild at Heart - Bok Pretorius CA(SA)
Wild at Heart - Bok Pretorius CA(SA)
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Johannesburg, Friday, 22 April 2016 - When Cornelis (Bok) Pretorius completed his final B Comm Accounting examination, he and two friends decided to back pack from Cairo to Cape Town down the East Coast of Africa. Such was the adrenaline levels of 34-year old Bok Pretorius CA(SA) who aptly boasts that he completed the Cape to Cairo trip and also passed his auditing examination simultaneously!