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5 Top Non-Accounting Skills You Need in Finance and Accounting

An Accountemps survey found that, in addition to traditional accounting knowledge, CFOs see general business knowledge as the most-valued non-accounting skill, followed by information technology, communication skills, leadership abilities and customer service orientation.

Eyeing the Top Spot

We asked CFOs how motivated they are to move up the ladder to CEO, and what they could bring to the role. See the infographic for survey results.

Working Here, There, Anywhere

What alternative work arrangements do creative professionals most want? How many employers offer them? See our survey results.