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.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 08, 2013
This fall, CPAs from the North Carolina Association of CPAs will step up to help families in their state fill the financial literacy gap when the association hosts its fifth annual Making Cents: A Financial Literacy Program.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 07, 2013
When it comes to recruiting the best and the brightest college students, firms are deploying a plethora of methods to reach America's future accountants.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 07, 2013
Many employers are pulling out all the stops to attract employees with in-demand skills, including offering better benefits, higher pay, and improved training and development opportunities, according to a new survey of CFOs.
by Terri Eyden on Oct 01, 2013
Managers in accounting, finance, and IT are cautiously optimistic about their hiring plans for the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a new hiring outlook survey from staffing firm Brilliant.
by Terri Eyden on Sep 30, 2013
While many of today's CFOs have taken the usual finance stepping-stones toward their executive roles, they believe tomorrow's CFOs will need new experiences and key skills to meet the evolving needs of business, according to a new report.

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