A repository of useful articles for Accounting & Finance Professionals. The articles are aimed to help you with all aspects of improving your career from resume building, interview techniques, and job search strategies
Listed: Jun 7, 2011
Almost every adult has had to do a job interview at some point in their life, but what do you do when you’re on the other side, and need to give an interview to someone else? Most new interviewers just use a standard set of interview ...―
I am seeing a disturbing trend among career professionals. This trend is elusive to so many. Most people don’t even realize they are a victim of it until it is pointed out to them. Hopefully, you have been able to foresee this trend and use ...―
There are around 4,000 accredited colleges and universities in the United States. Wading through all this information in the quest to find the perfect school is overwhelming. These books offer a knowledgeable look at different aspects of...―
Job searches can be extremely frustrating and those seeking a position have one question on their minds above all else: How long does it take to find a job? I have been asked this question on many occasions. Let me start by saying this is a ...―
Any Human Resources professional can tell you the horror stories of unknowingly filling an open position with the wrong candidate. Not only is it disruptive and difficult to get rid of that employee who isn’t doing a good job, but it is also ...―
A job interview is your chance to make the best impression possible. You want to be able to put your best foot forward, while at the same time, convincing them you are the right person for the job. Interviewing for a job is both an art and a ...―
What do you want to be when you grow up? Kids love to dream about what they want to be when they grow up. Do you remember what you wanted to be? Then, as time passes, we start settling into a career that the world tells us we should do. After all, ...―
Finding a new career is an exciting part of life, but you may wonder how to know what career is right for you. With so many different options to choose from, this adventure can become a daunting task quite quickly. Maybe you are looking to make a...―
Sometimes it is difficult to make sense of all of the numbers put out to the public regarding employment. It is almost as if conflicting reports can come out of the same document depending on what political affiliation a person is. Many college...―
Knowing how to prepare a killer resume may be all that stands between you and your dream job. That is why it is of vital importance that you know how to prepare a resume that will knock off a prospective employer’s socks. There is a ton of...―
In Part 1 of this series, we explored alternative ways of attending school in order to reach a dream career. As opposed to other methods being a “step-down” from the traditional means of study, solid reasons were provided as to how ...―
There’s more than one way to skin a cat. And there are often many, many ways to reach the career of your dreams. This first article in a series of two will attempt to explore three primary ways in which you can reach your goal of a career as ...―
Whenever I get into a discussion with a job search candidate, 9 times out of 10 I get ...
I was way too excited about being a mother- for the first time. I was told many beautiful ...
Most people have experienced some level of acute pain in the lower back, shoulders, or ...
Last Thursday we had dinner at the Pancake Parlour, Andy & I. ∙ He ordered the ...