Technology Advice – Could This Be Your New Revenue Stream?

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Have you had clients ask you a question about their accounting software? If so, how do you accommodate? You may simply give advice, based on your own experience, but you could be missing out on a major revenue stream. A recent industry survey showed that nearly 85 percent of accounting firms were asked in a…

More Technology Doesn’t Mean Eliminating Touch Points. How Can You Maintain Communication with a Client?

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The main challenge when it comes to implementing technology into your accounting firm’s day-to-day processes is ensuring that the client themselves don’t get lost in the process. They are reliant on your levels of communication, skills, and professionalism when it comes to getting the job done effectively and efficiently. But added technology can enhance rather…

What Makes You a Senior Accountant?

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If you’re in accounting there are a few ways you can advance your career. One of those titles is Senior Accountant. But what makes you a senior level accountant? What kind of experience do you need to get that title? What will you be doing once you are in a position as a Senior Accountant?…

Tax Season Is Over – What Can You Improve NOW for 2019?

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The most recent tax season already feels like a distant memory. And while your business may want to put that experience to bed, it is never too early to start preparing for the coming year. What are you doing now to improve your tax season in 2019? Here are just a few basic things you…

STUDY: 40 Percent of Businesses Have Unfilled Openings in Accounting and Finance. How Does That Help Your Career?

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A recent study has demonstrated that around 40 percent of companies currently have unfilled accounting and finance jobs. But what does that mean for accounting professionals currently looking for new jobs? There are some things you can do to increase your chances of landing a good accounting or finance job right here in the greater…

The Defining Moments that Shape Your Financial Career

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  A career in finance is a flexible thing. There will be several points throughout your career that will define you and impact how you perform in the future. It may be helpful to take a look back at these things or, if you’re new to the industry, see what others have learned along the…

Skills and Characteristics of a Great Senior Accountant

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There are so many things to consider when you’re hiring your next senior accountant. You want someone who fits in with your office, but also possesses the right skills to do the job. Their skills and personality will come together to form the complete package. And once you start interviewing multiple candidates, it can become…

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…