Is Contract Accounting the Right Career Move for You?

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Are you in the market for a new accounting or finance position? If so, there may be one avenue that you haven’t considered. Before you begin applying for your next position, think about the possibility of working a contract accounting job. Many people don’t realize what a great opportunity contract positions can be when trying…

Where Can Your Accounting Firm Find New Clients?

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As we coast into 2017, it is time to start thinking of the best ways for your firm to grow more business. The first quarter of the New Year is the busiest time for an accounting firm. While you may feel that your marketing is strong, there are always new things you can do or…

Land the Best New Hires Before They Graduate

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Accounting talent isn’t always as easy to find as it was in the past. Huge changes in the industry are making this a very different job that it was for previous generations. So how can you find top accounting prospects in the current employment pool? The best answer is to target them before they even…

What Do You Say to a Recruiter in Accounting?

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Getting unsolicited phone calls can be problematic, especially during this election season. But if you’re on the job market, a call from a recruiter can be a breath of fresh air. As an accounting candidate, what can you say to a recruiter to help both of you better understand your needs and know how to…

Why Aren’t More People Using Mentors?

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Career advice articles from every angle describe how important it is to cultivate a relationship with a mentor. But, studies are showing that very few professionals are making use of this kind of relationship. In fact, according to a recent survey, only 26 percent of professionals claim to have a mentor. Why is this the…

5 Ways to Relieve Your Accountants’ Stress During Busy Season

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We are slowly creeping up on April 15, except that the next month will pass much more quickly for the accountants in the trenches. How can managers help alleviate any stress in the workplace around their accountants’ busy seasons, like tax time? If you’re looking for things you can do to take action now, here…