Merry Christmas to Peter Wilson. When it was suggested that Peter Wilson should be independent of the old board so that we can have a fresh start Peter responded with "That's your issue". Summary of the meeting here: viewtopic.php?f=23&t=594
A good summary of where we are up to by Joe Aston of the AFR, linked to from here: viewtopic.php?f=5&p=4137#p4137
If you are new to this website read the story so far: viewtopic.php?t=321#p1793
Check out some of the AFR articles, too many to list and check out some of the ABC reports: http://www.afr.com/business/accounting/ ... 215-h055ej http://www.afr.com/business/accounting/ ... 211-h02x1d http://www.abc.net.au/news/programs/the ... s,/8626662
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by Heisenberg
Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: Issues at CPA Australia needing investigation and/or review.
Topic: Andrew North Letter to CPA Board of 5 18062017
Replies: 10
Views: 3295

Re: Andrew North Letter to CPA Board of 5 18062017

Andrew North wrote:
Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:14 pm
CPA Quorum and Directors actions Ltr to CPA 18052017 signed.pdf
Great work Andrew.
by Heisenberg
Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: In the media
Topic: AFR Editorial 16 June 2017 - Alex Malley must now stand aside
Replies: 13
Views: 3231

Re: AFR Editorial 16 June 2017 - Alex Malley must now stand aside

They could arrange an in camera session. They do occur and are usually to discuss matters about the CEO or matters that do not concern them. Not sure it's possible as the CEO has the right in the constitution to attend board meetings. That's another change to the Constitution that needs to be made.
by Heisenberg
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: In the media
Topic: CPA Announcement tomorrow 16/06/17
Replies: 13
Views: 2881

Re: CPA Announcement tomorrow 16/06/17

Eric Nacpa wrote:
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:07 am
presumably it will appear here - surprisingly hard to find.

Nothing yet

https://www.cpaaustralia.com.au/media/b ... nouncement
https://www.accountantsdaily.com.au/app ... dium=email
by Heisenberg
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:32 am
Forum: CPA Members Weekly Roundup
Topic: A couple of new AFR articles
Replies: 5
Views: 1824

Re: A couple of new AFR articles

You should post those here: viewforum.php?f=5
by Heisenberg
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: In the media
Topic: CPA Australia breaks silence on leadership saga
Replies: 8
Views: 1740

CPA Australia breaks silence on leadership saga

Following an emergency board meeting this week, CPA Australia has announced it will be conducting a major review and has confirmed further board resignations. https://www.accountantsdaily.com.au/appointments/10372-cpa-australia-friday-announcement?utm_source=AD&utm_campaign=ADNewsflash16_06_2017&utm...
by Heisenberg
Fri Jun 16, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: In the media
Topic: CPA Announcement tomorrow 16/06/17
Replies: 13
Views: 2881

Re: CPA Announcement tomorrow 16/06/17

When is this 'announcement' due?
by Heisenberg
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: In the media
Topic: CPA Australia on 7.30 TONIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 1692

Re: CPA Australia on 7.30 TONIGHT

The Nude CPA wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:36 pm
I can't get the flash player to work, and so can't watch it; is it downloadable?
I don't believe you can download it.

Have you tried using a different browser?
by Heisenberg
Thu Jun 15, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Directors of CPA Australia in detail
Topic: Quorum
Replies: 18
Views: 5080

Re: Quorum

And I wonder who the new Directors might be? Some more Macquarie Uni staff?
by Heisenberg
Thu Jun 15, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: In the media
Topic: CPA Australia on 7.30 TONIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 1692

CPA Australia on 7.30 TONIGHT

Just heard Leigh Sales mention that there will be something about the organisation on 7.30 tonight.

I'll be tuning in....
by Heisenberg
Wed Jun 14, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: In the media
Topic: Accountants Daily Article - CPA set for ‘significant announcements’ 14/06/2017
Replies: 24
Views: 5578

Re: Accountants Daily Article - CPA set for ‘significant announcements’ 14/06/2017

Not_A_CPA wrote:
Wed Jun 14, 2017 11:42 am

Anyone want to wager on the announcement?
Alex Malley's contract has been extended?
by Heisenberg
Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: In the media
Topic: AFR 12 June - Another CPA director quits as board schedules Tuesday meet
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Re: AFR 12 June - Another CPA director quits as board schedules Tuesday meet

http://www.afr.com/brand/rear-window/another-cpa-director-quits-as-board-schedules-tuesday-meet-20170611-gwp31i Australian Institute of Company Directors talking head Julie Garland McLellan piling onto CPA "What we are seeing at the moment looks like perhaps a board that are [sic] well-remunerated ...
by Heisenberg
Tue Jun 13, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Directors of CPA Australia in detail
Topic: David Spong Gone
Replies: 18
Views: 4587

Re: David Spong Gone

I was thinking about when Malley will resign....

Then it occurred to me - why would he? Every day he remains he earns an additional $4,900 odd.
by Heisenberg
Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:05 pm
Forum: Directors of CPA Australia in detail
Topic: David Spong Gone
Replies: 18
Views: 4587

Re: David Spong Gone

JJF wrote:
Tue Jun 13, 2017 12:40 pm
Nothing will change until members can directly elect Directors!
And sack them!
by Heisenberg
Mon Jun 12, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Directors of CPA Australia in detail
Topic: David Spong Gone
Replies: 18
Views: 4587

Re: David Spong Gone

Irrespective of them resigning, an independent review of the whole board and executive team and spending are a must, we members need to know and hold them accountable for their actions and responsibilities. And we need the Constitution changed so that Directors can be appointed AND removed directly...
by Heisenberg
Sun Jun 11, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Directors of CPA Australia in detail
Topic: Chance to quiz the ringmaster
Replies: 61
Views: 15697

Re: Chance to quiz the ringmaster

Re: Chance to quiz the ringmaster An audience member asked him given his criticism of risk what where the plans for continuing the branding of the organization given so much was wrapped up in him as an individual. Now this is where it gets strange- his response was that CPAA owns the copyright to h...
by Heisenberg
Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: In the media
Topic: Look at Jobs at CPA Australia from Seek
Replies: 8
Views: 2811

Re: Look at Jobs at CPA Australia from Seek

The Nude CPA wrote:
Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:26 pm
I'd need at least $1.8 million per year to take on any of those roles... :lol:
$900k isn't enough??

;)
by Heisenberg
Fri Jun 09, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: CPA Members Weekly Roundup
Topic: CPA Losing the battle with CA
Replies: 69
Views: 13643

Re: CPA Losing the battle with CA

kburn have you considered joining IPA? Seeing as you're in public practice (like a lot of us).