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Update Magazine: Create Possibilities – spring 2010

The spring 2010 issue of Update magazine is now out.  If you missed your copy in the mail (home delivery started May 18), read the online version today. In this issue: article of CMA’s new branding campaign – Create Possibilities, using the Lookup function in excel, the role of emotional engagement, a look at er – why you need to [...]

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Aklilu Mulat, CMA, FCMA, chief operating officer, HOPE International Development Agency profiled in April 2010 CMA Management Magazine

Aklilu Mulat, CMA, FCMA, Chief Operating Officer of HOPE International Development Agency shares the logistical challenges of delivering aid to the world’s poorest families in the April 2010 issue of CMA Management Magazine, page 34. Aklilu has held a number of roles in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. Currently he is the Chief Operating Officer of HOPE International Development [...]

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B.C.’s 20 most innovative companies

Innovation – a business buzz word, an elusive quality, thing or way of thinking? Innovation, and being innovative, is a quality most businesses strive for and hope to achieve.  But how can one apply/encourage/create innovation in their business? Featured in this month’s issue of BCBusiness magazine is the 2010 Guide to Innovation where a panel of innovator experts has looked [...]

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April 2010 CMA e-news

CMA e-news – CMAs’ source for Society News, Events and CPLD. Read April’s issue online. In this issue: community board/volunteer opportunities, notice about additional spots opening up for the 2010 Leadership conference (May 18-19, 2010), local chapter events and upcoming IFRS seminars. Call for Olympic connections Did you volunteer, run with the torch or know someone competing? We want to [...]

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Practical approach to IT disaster recovery

A nightmare most business owners and companies would avoid at all costs is the threat of a system wide IT crash or theft of all of the company’s servers and computers.  In the March 2010 issue of Management magazine Arian Soheili, CMA shares the IT disaster recovery plan he followed as he helped a client, a $15 million electronics distributor, rebuild their systems. [...]

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BC CMA Kambiz Asrar-Haghighi profiled in CMA Management Magazine

Read all about it, or at least about B.C.’s  Kambiz Asrar-Haghighi, CMA, MBA – Product Marketing Manager at LightHaus Logic. Kambiz is the proud CMA profiled in the March 2010 issue of CMA Managament Magazine. Management is the national magazine published by CMA Canada.  Written by Andrea Civichino, Editor-in-Chief of Management, the profile shared how Kambiz  applies his CMA, love [...]

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Investing peace – 3 things to consider

The market turmoil of last year made everyone sit up and pay attention. A year later, and with the 2009 RRSP season behind us, it’s time to look back and reflect on our own reaction and actions of the past year. In the winter 2010 issue of Update magazine, Don Nilson, CMA, FCMA reflects on what happened and offers investors [...]

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March CMA e-news

March E-News is now out –  to read it online click here. In this issue: CMA’s new advertising campaign “Create Possibilities“, new lay representatives to the CMA BC board of directors, local chapter events, upcoming HST seminars and info on CMA BC’s annual conference – the 2010 Leadership conference May 18-19, 2010. Subscribe to CMA E-news Not a B.C. CMA, candidate or student, but want to receive [...]

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New CMA advertising campaign – Create Possibilities.

See the CMA advertising campaign and the new CMA brand website right now! We are entering an exciting new chapter for CMAs with the launch of our new campaign platform: “Create Possibilities”. “Create Possibilities” is, quite simply, about showcasing exceptional CMAs throughout the country.The campaign shows firsthand how CMAs create possibilities in diverse, exciting industries and professions using their unique, [...]

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HST Transitional Rules: Life-time Memberships

CMA British Columbia is pleased to welcome Edward Young, CMA as a guest blogger on www.cmabcblog.com. Edward specializes in commodity tax and is a Senior Manager with Lohn Caulder LLP. A closer look at HST’s impact on life-time memberships By Edward Young, CMA The new HST transitional rules outlined how the HST would be applied if there were an amount [...]

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