Lunch Talk

Upcoming Lunch Talk

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Past Lunch Talks 2023

LT2301 : Income Source, Permanent Establishment, Withholding Taxes and Transfer Pricing - Different Sides of the Same Issue? (In-Person Event)

In today’s competitive job market, staying informed about the industry’s evolving landscape and understanding what employers are looking for has become more critical than ever. Hear from an experienced speaker from an international recruitment agency with up-to-date insights, essential strategies, and tools you need to succeed in your job search. 


LT2302 : The Future of Audit (In-Person Event)
In this 1.5 hours lunch talk, the speaker will share more about the Future of Audit: Quality, Talent and Technology

  • Quality: More than just detect financial reporting issues, a quality audit must drive continuous improvement, enhance risk management, elevate financial planning, and provide reliable financial information in the capital markets.
  • Talent: Next-gen auditors, tapping on next-gen technology, are expected to demonstrate higher levels of critical thinking and judgement, and create greater value for their clients as well as their own organisations. Firms should be using the latest and greatest technology to attract and retain the best young talent. The younger generation wants to work at a firm that uses the best and most modern tools.
  • Technology: With technology adoption, audit can assume a more strategic role in driving business outcome while navigating a constantly evolving regulatory environment.

LT2304 : Mitigating Risks and Safeguarding Your Retirement Fund Amidst Market Volatility (In-Person Event)
Rising inflation as well as the intense volatility in the stock market sparked by the pandemic and geopolitical tensions are placing additional stress on financial markets and investors including retirees and near-retirees.
 
Unlike younger investors, who may have decades to recoup any potential losses, this group of investors who are living off the capital and income from their investments now have a common enemy - short-term volatility.
 
In this 1.5 hour lunch talk series, our speaker will be sharing his insights how the RetireWell™ Methodology can help to mitigate different types of risks and ensure a reliable income stream for retirement years regardless of the volatility of the financial markets and the uncertainties of life.


GEMS21 : Mistakes to Avoid when Looking Out for Better Career Opportunities (In-Person Event)
Optimizing your professional brand and resume will be considerably more important in 2023.

Globalization means jobs are no longer contained within a location, so as the pool of talent expands beyond the doors of our shores, the employment landscape remains highly competitive. Knowing the ordinary job search mistakes betters the possibility of being shortlisted & interviewed.


GEMS25 : Mastering Job Interviews - Insights, Trends and Stategies for Successes (In-Person Event) 
In today’s competitive job market, staying informed about the industry’s evolving landscape and understanding what employers are looking for has become more critical than ever. Hear from an experienced speaker from an international recruitment agency with up-to-date insights, essential strategies, and tools you need to succeed in your job search. 

Bring your lunch box* to ISCA House and hear about:

  • Current Market Trends
    • Overview of the finance and accounting sector in 2023
    • Key industry trends and their impacts on job opportunities
  • Talent and salary trends in the finance and accounting sector
    • Factors influencing compensation packages
  • Mastering the interview process with expert advice
    • Answering challenging questions
    • Avoiding fatal mistakes