Accounting and Finance Blog

Get insights into the latest hiring and employment trends, as well as career and management advice, for accounting and finance professionals.

7 Must-Have Skills in Today's Job Market

It’s very likely that the next person who interviews you will be looking to see whether you have skills in the following areas.

Be sure they’re in your tool belt and on your resume to give you a boost in today’s competitive job market.

6 Qualities of Top-Notch Leaders

As a financial leader in your organization, your goal is to ensure your team’s work is completed accurately, on time and within budget. This requires creating an environment in which employees feel challenged, rewarded and valued.

Resumania™: Rumpelstiltskin Impersonators Need Not Apply

Poets and novelists often use complex metaphors to further a reader’s understanding or to highlight important ideas, but crafting a cover letter or resume is not an exercise in creative writing.

Use a straightforward approach when contacting prospective employers. After all, a busy hiring manager simply does not have the time to search for the hidden meaning of your message.