By Luminari
Opinion

5 Tips For Surviving Busy Season

Surviving Busy Season Can Be A Challenge "Busy Season." There, I said it. While working for an accounting firm there is no way you can avoid it. It’s that glorious…
Features

5 CPA’s Who Started A Successful Accounting Firm

CPA Entrepreneur Series: Starting an Accounting Firm Just as we sat down with CPAs working their dream start-up jobs, Luminari sat down with another 5 CPAs who leveraged their skills…
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Ask A CPA: Should I Work At A Big 4 Firm?

  Luminari gets tons of great career questions from our CPA community, too great not to share. Our new feature highlights some of the best questions we get to help others…
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Tiffany Hsiao, VP Finance at Rubikloud, Talks Career And Being A Woman In Industry

Tiffany Hsiao is the VP Finance at Rubikloud, a company dedicated to helping retailers by using machine learning and big data systems. Prior to her current role, she worked in…
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What The Heck is ‘Job Listening’?

What the heck is ‘Job Listening’? I’m glad you asked… or clicked… We all know what job seeking is: painful, chaotic, anxiety-ridden. It's also statistically the third most stressful thing in…
Features

This CPA Took His Side Hustle From The Local Market to Costco Within Months

From starting their own accounting firms, to social enterprises in Rwanda, Luminari has managed to chat with some of the most interesting CPA entrepreneurs. John MacLellan of Cove Kombucha is…
News

Ontario’s minimum wage hike off to rocky start as employers slash hours, benefits to compensate (Financial Post)

TORONTO — A steep minimum wage increase that went into effect on Jan. 1 in Ontario, Canada’s most populous province, has had a rocky start as some employers cut workers’…
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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).…
Opinion

Executives Expect These Three Things when You Present

Executives must master their time and capacity to achieve top levels of performance. Rambling presentations, unclear messages, and indirect answers cost time with little to no return on that investment.…
News

All a-Bunz for the holiday season: Trading app makes gift giving easier (Toronto Star)

Playing Santa is rampant right now, even for those who definitely can’t afford it and others who had vowed to ignore the crazy consumerism. As the holiday tunes get louder,…