by Terri Eyden on Nov 11, 2013
Since 2012, EY has advanced its commitment to supporting veterans by joining the 100,000 Jobs Mission, a coalition comprised of leading corporations committed to hiring 100,000 transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020.
by Terri Eyden on Nov 09, 2013
There is a strong trend among the up-and-coming generation of CPAs who find it beneficial to use a professional business coach to help grow their practice.
by Terri Eyden on Nov 07, 2013
A recent survey of CIOs and IT professionals by Robert Half Technology revealed that although a majority of CIOs believe their IT employees are quite happy with their jobs, more than one-third of IT workers reported job dissatisfaction.
by Terri Eyden on Nov 06, 2013
Annette Nellen is the recipient of the 2013 Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, the highest honor bestowed by the accounting profession in the area of taxation.
by Terri Eyden on Nov 04, 2013
When the OSCPA surveyed its membership last year, more than 80 percent of women CPAs indicated they wanted the OSCPA to develop programs and activities specifically geared for female members.
by Terri Eyden on Nov 04, 2013
Unresolved intergenerational tensions can cause stress that decreases engagement, productivity, and, ultimately, profitability. The symptoms are likely to strike workers at all levels and management – up to the top.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 30, 2013
The IMA recently launched a website that is designed to engage accounting and finance professionals, students, employers, and academics in a dialogue about the talent gap within the accounting profession.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 29, 2013
Starting salaries in the accounting and finance profession are projected to increase by an average of 3.4 percent across the board in 2014, with financial and business analysts, internal auditors, and entry-level accountants among the positions that are most in demand.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 28, 2013
Despite knowing that most employees leave their companies because of a lack of opportunity for career growth, only 14 percent of hiring managers in accounting and finance said they are willing to negotiate employee development opportunities during the hiring process.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 28, 2013
A new survey released by Big Four professional services organization EY explores generational dynamics in the workplace and reveals a significant movement in Generations Y and X surging into management roles over the last five years.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 23, 2013
On October 23, the AICPA announced ten recipients of the 2013-2014 AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship. Each recipient will receive a $2,500 award for the 2013-2014 academic year.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 21, 2013
The ability of women in finance and accounting to advance through the ranks is better now than ten years ago, according to financial executives surveyed recently by global staffing firm Robert Half.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 16, 2013
Firm leaders who want to know how the latest generation of CPAs are prepared to enhance their business and meet the demands of a "dynamic marketplace" need to look no further than the college accounting classroom.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 15, 2013
For the past twenty-two years, CPAs from the Houston CPA Society have been a consistent presence in Houston-area schools, dedicating their time and resources through the society's CPAs Helping Schools program.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 08, 2013
Small and medium-sized businesses accounted for 102,000 of the 166,000 jobs created from August to September; however, jobs for financial activities declined during that time frame, according to the latest national employment report from ADP.

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