Staff Crunch Goes Global, Says Robert Half

Report Highlights International Skills Shortage, Retention Concerns MENLO PARK, CA (Robert Half International) — Employers around the world are feeling the effects of a shortage of accounting and finance professionals, according to the Robert Half International Global Financial Employment Monitor. … Continued

Is the gender gap history?

That’s the intriguing question that accountants in Canada are asking today. The new edition of CA magazine from the Canadian Institute of Charted Accountants reports “female CAs 34 and younger now outnumber their male counterparts. Of the nearly 14,000 CAs … Continued

Do You Have What It Takes to Succeed?

CPAs say you need more than just good technical skills. What’s your secret? Join the study; get the results. by Rick Telberg People skills are important in everything and in every business, but they have a special significance and separate … Continued

CPAs Share Secrets to Career Success

Hint: It’s not all ticking and footing. What’s your success secret? Join the survey; see the results. by Rick Telberg “Passion” is not a word that pops up in a lot of business studies. But ask accountants and finance managers … Continued

EXECUTIVE PREVIEW: Career Strategies 2007, Part 3

What’s the single most important factor affecting career paths in the profession today? • CPAs are more than just accountants – they’re finance people and business and individuals planners. Image is the most important factor affecting the profession. If we … Continued

Career Tips for the New Grad

How to succeed in accounting. by Rick Telberg On Careers Everybody’s got advice for the new grad, and accountants, it turns out, are no different. We’re getting excellent results from our new survey searching for career advice. Though it shows … Continued

Good News for New Grads

But is this the future we’ve always feared? What are the ingredients to success as a CPA? Join the study. Get the answers. by Rick Telberg On Careers With the accounting industry already struggling to keep positions filled, roaring demand … Continued

In Whirl of Change, Speed Is the Edge

Dan Coughlin Finance managers must master the art of accelerating business evolution. by Rick Telberg On Finance Business has never demanded more from finance and accounting professionals. From technical knowledge to people skills, professionals are facing stiffer challenges every day. … Continued