Career Development

Whether you are looking to advance in your career, thinking of changing jobs or in the middle of negotiating an offer with a new employer, Robert Half can help you gain an in-depth understanding of the employment trends in your industry. Our staffing experts aid job candidates in reaching their professional goals every day by helping them understand the issues affecting their career development. Get accurate, up-to-date insights now and chart your career path with confidence.

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5 Steps: Use Our Accounting Salary Calculator

Consultants are constantly on the move from one project to another. From time to time, your career landscape shifts. Whether your current project changes to a full-time position or you are presented with a new role through your deep business network, our Salary Calculator for accounting and finance positions, available in our Salary Center, provides local salary data for a wide spectrum of accounting positions. See this post for tips on using this valuable tool.

The Virtual Handshake - 3 Executive Networking Tips

Members of the C-suite are skipping the in-person meet-and-greet in favor of executive networking online, suggests a Robert Half Management Resources survey.* Forty-five percent of CFOs said they now prefer to cultivate business relationships via social networking sites such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Still, one-quarter of executives interviewed favor in-person executive networking at events, meetings and conferences.

Foreign Language Skills See High Demand in Legal Market

Mastering a foreign language not only can be useful when you're on vacation — it also can enhance your legal career. Bilingual lawyers are in strong demand, according to a recent survey of attorneys from Robert Half Legal. Learn which language skills are most desirable for lawyers and legal support staff

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