The firm I have been given to work with is Funtastic Limited, a publicly listed company that has 99 employees across Australia. This includes employees working within seventeen subsidiary companies under the firm's control. About Funtastic Background Established in Australia in 1994, Funtastic promotes itself as a “multi-category family lifestyle company”, which manufactures, markets and distributes a … Continue reading Fun times ahead with Funtastic!
Welcome. This blog is about my journey as I work my way through the Accounting, Learning & Online Communication unit as a student with CQUni.
This step was initially an exercise in keeping excel up on the screen while watching the lecture video at the same time so I could calculate the ratios as Maria was doing hers for Westfarmers (if there is anyone reading this who hasnt done this step yet, my advice is to go straight to the video and not … Continue reading Step 8: Reflection on Calculating Ratios
I considered using a picture of someone having their teeth pulled for this blog, because thats a bit how it felt at times, when I was in the midst of restating the financial statements for my firm and I just couldnt figure out where an item fitted! I started the restating of my firms financial statements while … Continue reading Restating the Financial Statements
Hi Guys. This is where I will post your feedback forms and amended documents if I have done them for you... keep an eye out for it 🙂 Assignment Two Peer Feedback ASS#2 Step4_Kerryn Zimmerman Peer Feedback ASS#2 Step4_Tash Hodgson Peer Feedback ASS#2 Step4_Alana Hartvigsen (incomplete spreadsheet) Peer Feedback ASS#2 Step4_Rhiannon Bellamy Assignment One PEER FEEDBACK_Di McCarthy … Continue reading Peer Feedback
I think Jackie Chan must be a mind reader because there's a COMBINATORIAL EXPLOSION of sorts going on inside my brain right now, and it happens every time I look at my restated financial statements. Yeah, I know what I said earlier on FB... I lied! (or I was grossly misinformed 😊) I have attached a copy of my spreadsheet, containing … Continue reading Restating the obvious?
It was really difficult to pick just three blogs from the endless choices we had. In the end, the reason I chose the three blogs I did wasn't because I liked the look of their blog or the lovely photos they used, although that might be what hooked me to begin with. I picked them because … Continue reading My Top 3
Ok, so this is an Economics term, and it just so happens that my one other unit this semester is Economics. The Law of Diminishing Returns is a topic we are looking at this week. The definition of this term, as provided by the text, is… “when increasing amounts of a variable factor are used with … Continue reading The Law of Diminishing Returns
As a 'distance' student I nearly didn't go...I had done the online orientation, and I would feel out of place surrounded by so many young students (me being just that bit more mature ☺️). But I did, and it was worth it. Everyone was grouped by their Academic School, so business and law students met … Continue reading Orientation in Mackay