Best Pay Raises Going to Senior Staffers

But where are the jobs? Companies await economic restart. Starting salaries for accounting and finance professionals could eke out 1% to 3% gains next year over 2010 levels, according to the new annual Salary Guide from Robert Half, the job … Continued

Partner Pay Off 3% on 1.4% Revenue Rise

Strong showing from midsized accounting firms through recession. The soon-to-be-released Rosenberg MAP Survey of over 400 mid-market CPA firms is expected to show average net income per partner of $354,000, down 3% from the year before. Marc Rosenberg, the creator … Continued

CPA Staff Confidence Hits Two-Year High

Finance professionals encouraged by economic rebound. The Accounting and Finance Employee Confidence Index, a measure of overall confidence among U.S. accounting and finance workers, increased 2.7 points to 53.3 in the second quarter of 2010, according to The Mergis Group, … Continued

Six Reasons You Don’t Want to Be the Boss

Life changes when you move up the ranks. After years of coaching partners and partners-in-waiting, Sam Allred of Upstream Academy knows a thing or two about what it takes to succeed as you climb the executive ladder at an accounting … Continued