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5 Canadian Fintech Start-ups to Watch in 2018

  FinanceIt Toronto-based FinanceIt, a leading point-of-sale financing provider, will be broadening their service offering with a recent closing of investment round by Goldman Sachs (one of their existing shareholders).…
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How To Take Your Career To The Next Level With The CFO Of Travel Edge

Luminari has been sitting down with CPA's to learn how the designation can be used in less traditional ways. Read how Saeideh, with a vast industry background focusing on technology and…
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8 Tips For CPAs To Win The Holiday Season

Tis’ the season of office holiday parties, eggnog, and regrets! Here are some tips and tricks for making CPAs the coolest part of your office this wintery season.   1.…
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Ask A CPA: Does Passing the CFE Guarantee A Pay Raise?

Luminari gets tons of great career questions from our CPA community, too great not to share. Our new feature will start highlighting some of our favourite questions in hopes we…
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I AM A CPA!

Are you tired of being asked to do someone's taxes? Do your friends treat you as a human calculator? Watch and share this hilarious video below to show CPAs are…
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A Conversation with Emma Lyndon, CFO of Canopy Labs

My job affords me the opportunity to speak with many amazing CPAs and learn from their experiences. I’m hoping to share as much of this as I can. Emma Lyndon,…
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#FinInTech: These CPAs Left The Big 4, Moved to Rwanda, And Started A Business

#FinInTech is Luminari's initiative to introduce CPAs to the start-up world. BizFeed loves profiling CPAs who take an unconventional path for their designation. Similar to how these 5 CPAs are…
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From CPA To Entrepreneur with Dennis Bennie (Video)

Earlier this year, Luminari sat down with renowned entrepreneur Dennis Bennie at one of our Luminari Speaker Series. Dennis gave key advice on risk taking, how to learn from your mistakes,…
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Saying No Isn’t Being Mean

I recently wrote about my experience meeting Jim Balsillie that garnered some attention. The more I’ve been thinking about it, the more I wanted to share something related that I…
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I Met Jim Balsillie For 30 Seconds, He Rejected Me, And I Think He’s Great

I had the pleasure of attending the Deloitte Fast50 event, and the keynote speakers were Jim Balsillie (Founder of RIM/Blackberry) and John Ruffolo (CEO of Omers Ventures). After their talk,…