OTEN has given me more than accounting skills: it’s helped focus my career, given me a direction that had been lacking for nearly 5 years and reminded me that the sky’s the limit and anything is possible. Moreover, OTEN has re-energised my passion for learning through enjoyment of my accounting subjects and great results.
Since completing my Certificate IV, I’ve successfully analysed the accounts payable system for my global company and designed a new system that is currently being trialled. Following this success my company offered me the opportunity to become the Financial Analyst in the NSW and ACT region, with responsibility for: the financial aspects of the region; two additional team members; and delivering training on the financial model of the business and financial systems.
My career goal is to start my own business helping micro-businesses, solo-preneurs and craft based start-ups recognise that financial management and accounting are as essential as marketing and business development. My focus would be teaching, advising and helping these businesses establish financial systems and processes that can support growth in a thriving industry. OTEN helped me work toward this goal with essential skills like time management, understanding GST obligations and boosting my motivation.
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