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Technology Is Changing Client Onboarding in Accounting

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Many people have thought for years that accounting isn’t the industry that will benefit most from shifting technology. But, even though the change is subtle, it’s already happening. And new trends in technology will soon reach a tipping point for the industry. With cloud technology picking up steam, it can also have major consequences, both…

What Can You Do to Gain the Healthcare Recruiter’s Respect?

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You probably think that if you have the healthcare skills to perform the job that you’re most of the way to a job offer. And while it’s critical that you’re qualified, there is a lot more to impressing a recruiter when you’re looking to get hired. Are there things you can do to gain the…

Pro Bono Work Helps a Paralegal’s Career

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Can pro bono work help your paralegal staff and their career development? Not only can it improve their experience, but it can be an important part of your community outreach program. The National Federation of Paralegal Associations actually includes a requirement that each of their paralegal members contribute at least 24 hours of pro bono…

The Right Answer to “Where Do You See Yourself in Five Years?”

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There are a lot of questions that throw job seekers off their game in an interview, even some of the more common ones. But while you’re preparing for your next meeting with a potential employer, it’s important to consider your answers to these questions. One of the most common is “Where do you see yourself…

4 Ways to Advance Your Accounting Education

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Do you want to enhance your accounting experience through education? Before you start, it’s worth the exercise to look at all the potential options that can help you gain new experience and insight. There are solutions for continuing education at all price points, so don’t think there are only a few choices for your career….

Being Happy in Your Healthcare Job Requires Engagement

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Job dissatisfaction can be a big issue for many healthcare professionals. If you find yourself questioning your choices, unhappy in your job, and ready to call it quits, what can you do about that? The truth is you and your employer have equal responsibility to ensuring your overall job satisfaction. So what can you do…

Project Management Software Increases Billable Hours

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Law firms, like many other client services industries, rely on billable hours to ensure they are being paid for the work they’ve done. But everyone understands that the billable hours aren’t always a reflection of the actual hours worked by all of your employees across the board. So how can you make sure your billable…

The Perfect Three-Step Guide on What to Do After Meeting Someone

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Not everyone in the workforce today considers themselves and extrovert or even adept at networking. But even though networking may be essential for your career, it doesn’t change the fact that meeting new people can be a daunting task when you’re not prepared or equipped. For shy and introverted professionals, it can be downright terrifying….

5 Books for an Introverted Accountant

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If you’re introverted, you’ve probably spent a lot of your time retreating into the world of books. But this same escape can provide you with tools to be more confident in your accounting career. Books that help introverts thrive in business communities will give you an additional push to get you past hurdles in your…