Career Advice

Powerful Connections: For an Executive Job Search, Networking Is a Must

Professional Networking for the Executive Job Search

The strength of your professional network can make all the difference in the success of your executive job search. See this post for strategies that can help you build a network of valuable connections and raise your visibility as a candidate for executive roles.

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How Would You Answer These 5 Financial Analyst Interview Questions?

5 Financial Analyst Interview Questions

The expectations for and responsibilities of financial analysts can vary by company, but there are several questions you are likely to hear in any interview for this position. See this post for details on common financial analyst interview questions, including those typically asked by employers when interviewing candidates for senior financial analyst roles.

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The Consulting Career Path Means Working Happy for Many Finance Pros

The Consulting Career Path Means Working Happy for Many Finance Pros

A new study on workplace happiness finds that many finance professionals are unhappy in their current career situation and do not find their work interesting. For some of these workers, the consulting career path offers a way to gain greater job satisfaction. See this post to learn several reasons highly skilled and experienced finance professionals decide to work as consultants, and how this career track can potentially increase on-the-job happiness.

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Working as an Interim CFO: Tips for Success From an Expert

The role of the CFO is increasing in importance and influence in many organizations today. Andrea Tiller has had a front-row seat to the “CFO evolution” during her nearly three-decade career working in finance. In this post, Tiller, who also works as an interim management consultant, shares her insights on what it takes to succeed as an interim CFO.

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Business Analytics in Accounting: Boost Your Skills – and Your Career

Business Analytics Skills in Accounting

Business analytics skills and nontechnical skills used to be "nice to haves" for many accounting and finance jobs. Today, they're requisites for many roles in the profession. The escalating demand for professionals with these skills is creating recruiting and retention challenges for employers, according to a report from Robert Half and the IMA®.

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