There are a lot of forms and figures to keep up with as an accountant

An Introduction to Professional Accounting in Australia

To many people, accounting doesn't seem like an exciting choice to study, but working as an accountant actually has many benefits that most people don't realise. From flexible working hours to rewarding salaries, and an easier path to getting started than a years long degree, this career path has a lot to offer to Australian students […]

2 September 20217 minutes reading time

How can you do your accounts with Excel?

Using Excel for Your Accounts

“Accounting does not make corporate earnings or balance sheets more volatile. Accounting just increases the transparency of volatility in earnings.” - Diane Garnick Having a clear idea of your accounts and finances is very important, especially if you’re running a business or working for yourself. There are plenty of accounting programs on the market like […]

8 August 20216 minutes reading time

Where can I study accounting in Australia?

The Importance Of Finding An Accounting Tutor

Old accountants don't die, they just lose their balance. Seriously though, whether it's your private banking or your business finance that needs looking at, everyone needs help with the management of their day-to-day accounting. If you have a passion for numbers, maths, money and economics, and you know you have good analytic, problem-solving and organisational […]

10 July 20216 minutes reading time

Multitasking is required when dealing with multi-national accounts.

Want To Become An Accountant?

If you reach that moment in your life, perhaps once you've completed university or even later, you might be in a position to accept or reject jobs that will lead you down a different career path. If you choose accountancy, you'll join an industry of close to 200,000 people in Australia.  Although, if you're still […]

11 May 20218 minutes reading time

Need Help Studying or Working in Accounting?

If accounting seems daunting to you, never fear. Superprof tutors are here to help walk you through accounting step by step. Superprof represents over 6000 accounting tutors and professionals, and so, whether you’re studying accounting at university, looking to improve your knowledge to get ahead in your professional career, or need help with your business finances, we are here to help. You can even take online lessons with your tutor and work from the comfort of your own home.

Find out how to train as an accountant and what you'll do.

A Complete Guide to Accounting

The life of an accountant isn't one that is envied by many, but little do people know just how rewarding being in accounting careers can be and how much scope for professional progression there is in this career path, without the need to study for several years to gain certification and spend lots of money […]

18 January 20198 minutes reading time

Accountants have different means of tracking cash and capital flows.

Study Accounting: Opportunities and Prerequisites

While many perceive accounting to be a bit of a boring area to work in, the profession can be really rewarding in many ways: job satisfaction, salary, promotion prospects, social working hours, etc... So how do you train to become a managerial accountant and will you need in order to pass the exam? The Perfect […]

11 January 20197 minutes reading time

learning about accounting

Acquiring Knowledge of the Accounting Basics

"There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning." -Jiddu Krishnamurti As humans, we are continually learning about new topics and academic disciplines. […]

15 December 20189 minutes reading time

A row of closed doors. Choosing between accounting exams can be difficult.

Different Accounting Exams

If you’re already studying accounting at university, or are considered studying accounting at a bachelor’s or master’s level, then it’s always worth spending some time thinking about where your accounting degree could take you. Understandably, some may think that an accounting degree will only help you if you want to become an accountant after university, […]

9 October 20187 minutes reading time

most accountants now use computer programs rather than hand entries

Management Accounting v. Financial Accounting

A substantial portion of the population finds accounting a very dry, boring subject; one with the capacity to draw figurative blinders over one’s eyes, rendering them unable to absorb anything related to facts and figures. On the other hand, there is a select segment of the population who revel in their understanding of such concepts […]

2 October 20187 minutes reading time