Staffing Advice

New Managers' Greatest Challenges

Moving into a management position brings new challenges. See what CFOs told us was the most difficult part of becoming a manager.

Productivity: Is Timing Everything?

Which day of the week, and what time of day, are employees most productive? See the infographic from Accountemps for survey results.

What's the Best Business Email Greeting and Sign-Off?

You don’t get a second chance to make a good first impression, especially with business emails. The email greeting and sign-off you use says a lot about you and how you do business, so it makes sense to use an email salutation and closing that are professional and respectful. Are your email greeting and sign-off working for you or against you?


How to Create a Staffing Management Plan

Staffing management means more than finding the right people to fill each role in your finance organization or to provide support on a special project. You need a well-thought-out staffing management plan. These tips can help you to develop one.

5 Ways CFO and CIO Collaboration Can Benefit the Business

With technology increasingly integral to the operation of the finance function — and the business, in general — chief financial officers and chief information officers find they’re seeing a lot more of each other lately. That's a good thing: More frequent interaction between CFOs and CIOs can generate positive outcomes for the business in many ways.