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Cydney Hughes

Things move fast in my world and I’m passionate about connecting talented finance professionals to great opportunities. Contracting or temping can be a great way to experience working in some of Australia’s best companies and learn more about yourself and your career goals along the way. Ultimately, this business is all about people and I love learning about people’s stories and backgrounds – every day brings something different and exciting.

Meet technology finance professional, Zoe Myers

We talk to finance executive, Zoe Myers, about making the move to a high-growth technology business, what makes a great recruitment process and backing yourself when you’re ready for career change.

Meet Accounting, finance and strategy recruitment specialist, Gavin McDonald

Accounting, finance and strategy recruitment specialist, Gavin McDonald shares his insights on the changing modern finance team, the rise of the CEO/CFO relationship, the importance of cross-sector experience and why a strong LinkedIn profile matters.

Career Profile: James Harkness

Commercial Executive and CFO, James Harkness, talks about diverse career choices, following his entrepreneurial spirit and why he keeps coming back to Marshall McAdam.

Beating a new path to the CFO’s chair

Executives with wide-ranging backgrounds are increasingly finding themselves at the helm of financial strategy at Australia’s leading companies.

Flexibility no longer a lifestyle choice

Work norms are changing at a rapid pace across the country, with flexible working options now desired by all sections of the professional workforce. It means organisation's must ensure they have a strategy in place to cater for part-time workers in order to attract and retain some of the best talent.

How women can nail salary negotiation

Whether you're looking to be promoted at work or seeking a new role, these tips will help you (or the women in your life) nail your next salary negotiation.

Could your recruitment career be better?

The paths to a career in recruitment are so varied you may wonder whether recruitment professionals have anything in common at all. But I believe they do. I think they crave self-mastery and recruitment offers the perfect canvas.

4 reasons it's no longer enough to be a specialist auditor

The landscape for Internal Audit (IA) talent is changing and broader skills sets are a must as the IA function gets a much needed makeover. Here I explain the 4 key reasons for this shift and why they matter to you, whether you’re an audit business leader looking to hire standout talent or an IA looking to make your next move.

Merry Christmas

Another year is almost behind us and it’s been filled with insights, change, hard work, strong relationships and plenty of fun along the way.