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Accounting Certifications Employers Are Looking For

An accounting certification helps increase earning potential and qualify financial professionals for more opportunities. If you're thinking about getting a certification, looking into some of the more common options will help you determine which one is right for you. In this article, we'll go through four of the most...
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Why Stay Interviews are the Powerful Retention Tool Your Company Should be Utilizing

There are two types of interviews you can expect with a company: as a candidate in the job search process and before moving on to your next opportunity. But what about interviews as an employee? For employers in today’s tight hiring market, stay interviews are a great opportunity to check in with your most valuable...
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2021 Q4 Accounting and Finance Employment Report

The Big Picture The U.S. economy may have lost some steam in September, but continues to steadily chug along with a total of 194,000 added jobs. This marks the ninth consecutive month of job growth as the country recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic. Unemployment also fell to 4.8%, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor...
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How to Secure Passive Candidates

Employers across all industries, including accounting and finance, are having to adjust tactics to identify and recruit top talent as the market shifts from client-driven to candidate-driven. Knowing how to target the “passive" applicant is more crucial than ever, since most of the ideal candidates have already been...
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4 Soft Skills to Thrive in Any Work Environment

As companies seek to add more value to their operations, soft skills are becoming increasingly more crucial in the workplace. Having creative and critical thinking-employees is vital for support in introducing new concepts, services and goods. Employers prefer to hire people willing to work to the best of their abilities....
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3 Compensation Package Questions You Need to Ask

To some, the most important element in a job is how much money they make. Others are more interested in what they get in addition to the money, such as good benefits, training and opportunities to learn new skills. The truth is that both salary and perks matter when evaluating a job offer or potential career move. What is...
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Flexible Leadership: The Importance of Adopting an Agile Mindset

Flexibility may just be the key to unlocking your potential as a leader. But what does it truly mean for a leader to be "flexible," and why is it important for leaders to strive for this way of thinking? The simple answer: even the greatest leaders can’t control all factors of their business. In fact, a tremendous...
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5 Strategies to Attract Gen Z Talent

Many human resources experts, recruiters and Generation Z professionals are laser-focused on true career advancement opportunities and a positive work atmosphere that stimulates creativity. But for Generation Z employees, developing insights into the company's individual brand is crucial. It should also come as no...
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2021 Q3 Accounting and Finance Employment Report

The Big Picture And the good news keeps on coming. U.S. employers added 850,000 jobs in June — a feat the White House Council of Economic Advisers touted as the fastest monthly job growth since August 2020. Of those, 33,000 were temporary jobs, rising from the previous two months with a 1.83% penetration rate. Leading...
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Two Career Check-in Questions You Need To Ask Yourself in a Post-pandemic World

The pandemic has altered the workplace. According to the Prudential Financial’s Pulse of the American Worker survey, one in four workers is considering quitting their job once the pandemic subsides. Of those, 72% say the pandemic caused them to rethink their skill sets. Now is a great time to reevaluate your career goals...
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