How to Attract the Attention of Finance and Accounting Recruiters

How to Attract the Attention of Finance and Accounting Recruiters   What does it take to attract the attention of a finance and accounting recruiter? What must you to do be considered a front-runner for an employment opportunity? The answer to these questions depends upon your experience level, and that’s exactly what we’re going to address here. Entry-level candidates: For an entry-level candidate (generally someone who has had less than a year of experience in finance and accounting), recruiters  are … Continued

Arghh! I’m An Accountant and I Got Laid Off – What Do I Do to Get Back On Track?

Arghh! I’m An Accountant and I Got Laid Off – What Do I Do to Get Back On Track? Getting laid off is an unexpected situation, to say the least. However, this experience does not have to be a negative one and, once the “bad” part of the information is processed, you should be able to present it to future employers as a positive. How? You can use a layoff as a much-needed break for personal growth and reflection. Further, in … Continued

I Need To Hire . . . What Is The Best Way?!?!

5 OVERLOOKED WAYS TO HIRE WINNERS Here is a true story. My dentist did a “clinical” evaluation of my teeth. That is his fancy way to say he looked in my mouth and starred at my teeth with his own two eyes. He found no cavities in his “clinical” evaluation. I felt happy and relieved! But then he took a quick x-ray. Lo-&-behold, the x-ray immediately spotted a cavity hiding under one of my fillings!! In other words, what you … Continued

I Have A Phone Interview — What Do I Do To Prepare?

IMPRESS DURING A PHONE INTERVIEW Preparing for an interview over the phone is primarily a mental exercise, and something that is easy to prepare for. It is the second impression that you will make on a hiring decision maker – the first impression was obviously made for you by your resume and cover letter, and must have been positive, or you would not have this interview appointment. That being the case, it is worth while to prepare for it and … Continued