Category: Job Seekers Resources

PMP Certification: What You Should Know

08/05/2019
Earning your Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification may be exactly what you should do to take your skills and marketability to the next level. Gaining this qualification proves to potential...

Overcoming the Tell Me About Yourself Interview Question

07/16/2019
The Tell Me About Yourself interview question is often among the first questions asked during a job interview.  Be careful not to misread the intention of the question, the intention of...

The Era of the Baby Boomer Consultant

07/10/2019
Not ready to retire yet? Welcome to the era of the baby boomer consultant. Low unemployment rates and high demand for finance and accounting expertise offer encouragement if you’re creating...

Improve Your Active Listening Skills

07/01/2019
Today’s employers are recruiting finance and accounting professionals with a solid set of soft skills. Although, CFOs still emphasize technical skills, over half value job candidates with soft skill assets. ...

Job Interview Self-Confidence or Arrogance?

06/26/2019
You’ve decided to explore what’s new on the finance and accounting job front. Low unemployment in the sector and healthy salaries are beckoning you to move up the ladder. You...

Signs That You Nailed Your Accounting Job Interview

05/20/2019
Anxiously waiting to hear if you nailed your accounting job interview?  We all know the feeling: You were punctual, prepared and polished, but did the interviewer notice? The conversation seemed...

Q2 Finance and Accounting Employment Report

05/16/2019
The first quarter finance and accounting employment report shows favorable trends for financial professionals. Current unemployment rates for financial analysts, managers, auditors, bookkeepers and billing clerks are all below 2.5%....

Answering Financial Industry Job Interview Questions

05/07/2019
To land the most desirable financial industry positions, you will have to prepare for more than just the basics. Research the company and learn the latest salary trends for the financial industry...

Adding Keywords to Your Resume

04/29/2019
Hiring managers scan resumes for keywords that they included in their job descriptions. Many companies are even using applicant tracking systems (ATS) to scan for those keywords and eliminate resumes that are...

Job Interview Questions

04/26/2019
Interviews are a two-way street. You get to ask questions, just as those have been asked of you. The answers you receive give vital information about how good of a...