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4 Good Reasons to Use a Small Business Consultant

4 Good Reasons to Use a Small Business Consultant

Most small business owners are highly skilled multitaskers — and proud of it. However, because they are so accustomed to doing everything (or almost) themselves, many don’t think about enlisting the help of a small business consultant. That means they might be missing out on some important benefits for their business.

 

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Top Executives Weigh in on Current Risk Environment in New Survey

Top Executives Weigh in on Risk Environment

Which risk areas are weighing most on the minds of business leaders around the globe this year? Here’s a look at the top six risks for 2017, according to research from Protiviti and North Carolina State University’s ERM Initiative, along with some select analysis from the survey report.

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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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Preparing Millennials for Leadership Roles in Finance: 4 Tips

Preparing Millennials for Leadership Roles in Finance: 4 Tips

How can finance leaders foster a workplace environment that will nurture millennial talent, and promote the knowledge transfer necessary to effectively prepare this next generation of leaders for tomorrow’s challenges? Here are four tips, based on the research and guidance presented in Creating a Leadership Pipeline: Developing the Millennial Generation Into Finance Leaders, a special report from Robert Half and the Financial Executives Research Foundation.

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Help Your Team Feel Happy at Work (It’s Good for Your Business)

Help Your Team Feel Happy at Work

New research from our company suggests that professionals who work in the fields of accounting, finance and financial services have lower levels of workplace happiness compared to employees in other industries. See this post for tips on fostering a workplace culture that allows happiness and positivity to flourish, and to learn why helping to ensure your employees are happy at work can create benefits for your firm.

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