In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, accounting and finance professionals need to stay ahead of the opportunities and challenges presented by emerging technologies and other digital disruptors. This subject explores the complex world of digital finance and provides you with the knowledge and tools needed to apply to emerging technologies. On completion of this subject, you should be able to:
Data literacy skills are essential to modern business success. Josh Bersin, founder of Bersin by Deloitte and globally recognised thought leader in talent management, recruiting, and technology, noted recently in a Harvard Business Review post:
“Data literacy has become important, for almost everyone. Companies need more people with the ability to interpret data, to draw insights, and to ask the right questions in the first place.”
A digital mindset involves rethinking entire business and operating models in addition to the adoption of new technology. This does not mean that finance professionals need to become computer programmers or data scientists, but they do need a firm foundation in digital literacy.
Digital literacy requires knowing enough about the applications, benefits, costs and limitations of technologies to be able to assess their value to the organisation and support their effective implementation. A digital mindset, data literacy and effective evaluation and use of technology should be embedded in the business and drive decision making.
– 8 classes commencing 3 Aug and ending 21 Sept 2022
– 3 hours per class Plus 1 Hour per week Q&A session = 32 Hours
– Times – 7pm to 10pm
– Weekly Q&A session every Sunday evening from 8pm to 9pm commencing 7 Aug 2022
– Online classes conducted via Zoom and recorded
– Tuition Fees – $620 GST included (Returning students entitled to 10%m refund on application
– All times AEST (Sydney time) and subject to change
Joseph Alles: FCPA, FCMA, FCA (sl), MBA, CGMA (Global) – Tutoring CPA students since 2012
Joseph specialises in tutoring and motivating people to achieve the highest possible standards in Global, Business and Digital Strategy.
He is a dedicated Facilitator, Lecturer and Project Manager with commercial working and teaching experience in over 15 countries in Asia, the Pacific and Africa. He has worked for many multinationals including KPMG, PWC, UNDP, Guardian Royal Exchange Group UK and the Asia Carbon Group, Singapore. He currently teaches GSL, Digital Strategy and Strategic Business leadership for CPA Australia, ACCA and RMIT Online.
Joseph has also taught all Financial Accounting related subjects at UTS (Ba and MPA) and Shanghai Business School (For TAFE) from 2008 to 2015. He has also taught at CIMA Global (Sydney & Malaysia), University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), La Trobe University (Sydney Campus) and the Shanghai Business School (China) and Ningbo in China.
Joseph Alles is currently CEO of Australasian Business Institute (ABI)
In addition to convening CSR activities in CPA Australia (NSW division) he was actively engaged in the Biofuels Industry in Australia/Asia and has served on Australia’s National Biofuels Steering Committee and conducted workshops in Carbon Accounting.