In Conversation with Andrew Rodgers, Veteran of the C-Suite

Today we are talking to Andrew Rodgers, Veteran of the C-Suite, an accomplished professional who has worked in resources, professional services and as an Executive Advisor at QUT Business School.

Throughout this episode we explore Andrew’s views on leadership, getting the most out of your staff, how and who to hire, and what important traits an Accountant must have. Having worked in many positions within the C-Suite, Andrew is a wealth of knowledge.

This episode was co-hosted by BRISCA Managing Director Sumith Dissanayake, and Jack Ferguson.

2:05 Where have you travelled to recently?

3:30 Were you born in Brisbane?

6:10 When you began hiring people early on were you strong at it?

7:35 Why did you decide to study engineering?

9:55 Did the engineering study help with your Accounting?

11:20 What was your first job out of University?

15:40 What are your thoughts on University?

17:05 What was your second job?

21:45 What was the technology you were using early in your Accounting Career?

25:45 Did working hard in mining for years on end take a toll?

27:35 How do you get people to perform?

30:05 What are you looking to do next in your career?

35:15 How have you dealt with increasing responsibility over time?

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