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The Average Worker Spends 51 Percent of Each Workday on These 3 Unnecessary Tasks
There are thousands of books on time management, and thousands more on work/life balance, but almost all of them either nibble around the edge of the problems or pretend they don't exist. So, here's the straight skinny: The reason most people are...
Future workplaces should offer an improved ‘human experience’
Employers should think less about new technology and more about improving the “human experience” when considering the future of work, according to a workplace culture expert. Bruce Daisley, EMEA vice-president at Twitter, said organisations...
Struggling To Retain Millennials And Gen Z? Here Are 4 Reasons Why
If you’re struggling to retain Millennial and Gen Z employees, you’re not alone. Millennials and Gen Z are far more critical and demanding of their employers than previous generations. This is partially due to the current job market, where...
Survey Looks At Popularity Of Wellness Benefits Among Employers, Staff
Companies are going beyond providing traditional health benefits to address employees' well-being, finds a survey from global staffing firm Robert Half. In research conducted for the Robert Half 2020 Salary Guides, most employers said they offer...
Debunking salary negotiation myths
People who have never worked in sales or as a manager or business owner likely have little experience in negotiating, so when it is time to seek a new job, negotiating a salary package may be daunting. Negative myths associated with...
The top 5 ways to improve your résumé
Beth A. Berk, CPA, CGMA, is a Maryland-based recruiter who started her business in 2005 specializing in matching CPAs with the right employers. The JofA asked her how CPAs can write better résumés and what pitfalls they should avoid.
Survey: 9 In 10 CFOs Find Consulting An Attractive Career Option
Is a seat in the C-suite the final phase of a successful career? Not necessarily, according to a new survey of CFOs from Robert Half Management Resources. Nine in 10 respondents said they think a career in consulting is attractive to senior-level...
Are Suits Still Suitable For Job Interviews? Managers Split Between Formality And Function, Survey Shows
While casual dress codes are gaining ground in the workplace, job applicants shouldn't put away their power suits just yet, according to new research from global staffing firm Accountemps. In a survey of senior managers, 37% of respondents said...
Money Matters: Survey Finds Workers Are Scrutinizing Salaries; Feelings Split On Pay Satisfaction
U.S. employees are putting in more work when it comes to knowing their worth, according to new research from global staffing firm Robert Half. The studies revealed that 82% of professionals feel well-informed about what they should be making in...
Public Accounting Firm Hiring Model Shifts: AICPA ‘Trends Report’
Rapid advances in technology continue to impact the accounting profession. As CPA firms shift their hiring models to focus more on technology skills, non-accounting graduates now comprise 31 percent of all new graduate hires in public accounting....

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