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7 Core Skills of Great CFOs

June 06, 2022

Communication, data analysis, and tech savvy are just some of the core skills needed to further the company's mission.

  • business and industry
  • career resources

Is a career coach for you?

June 02, 2022

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, career coach Amber Setter worked with ambitious clients who were on an energetic career path, vying for promotions in their organizations by increasing productivity and working long hours.

  • business and industry
  • practice management

Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Need Addressing

May 17, 2022

Strengthen cyber defenses by guiding organizational behavior and reducing tactical errors.

  • business and industry
  • technology and cybersecurity

Growing Pains: Stuck on Excel

May 12, 2022

As a company scales, the spreadsheet software can impede finance’s pursuit of efficiency.

  • business and industry
  • technology and cybersecurity

CFO to CEO: 6 Tips to Prepare for the Top Spot

May 10, 2022

Finance chiefs are in a better position than ever to make the jump to CEO.

  • business and industry
  • career resources

Best Practices in Supply Chain Planning

May 04, 2022

Supply chain planners can prepare for uncertainty by implementing best practices and using the right automation tools to make the job easier. Here, Alessio Lolli of Wolters Kluwer offers his tips for understanding the type of uncertainty your organization faces and finding the appropriate forecasting method.

  • business and industry

Why Does Excel Survive in Finance Departments?

April 12, 2022

Microsoft's spreadsheet still dominates corporate finance, for plenty of good reasons.

  • business and industry
  • technology and cybersecurity

Remote or the office: Striking the right balance

April 06, 2022

A recent FM magazine podcast guest offers guidance on redesigning work, and the workplace, after the upheavals of the pandemic.

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  • career resources
  • practice management

The War for Talent: 6 Ways Small Companies Can Compete With Big Businesses

April 06, 2022

Smaller companies can still go head-to-head with the big guys to attract and retain top finance talent.

  • business and industry
  • career resources
  • practice management

CFOs: Unfilled Jobs Negatively Affecting Revenue, Operations

March 31, 2022

Hiring difficulties are forcing some companies to explore labor-saving technologies and extend existing employees' hours.

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  • career resources

Companies say they will pay more to recruit and retain staff

March 30, 2022

More organizations are offering pay increases, flexible working arrangements, and signing bonuses in an attempt to recruit and retain staff in the midst of the Great Resignation.

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  • career resources
  • practice management

Connecticut CPA Magazine Excerpt - Financial Planning and Analysis Tools: Your Organization’s Crystal Ball

March 28, 2022

By Jim Norton, CPA, GRF CPAs & Advisors Budgeting. Planning. Budgeting and planning. Financial planning and analysis. FP&A. Projections. Models. Forecasts. Pro formas. These are just a handful of terms that are often used interchangeably when talking about the process of analyzing an organization’s financial position. The buzz phrase that seems to resonate most with people lately is financial planning and analysis, or FP&A.

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  • practice management
  • technology and cybersecurity

5 ways finance can drive cybersecurity preparedness

March 23, 2022

Management accountants can be invaluable in addressing cybersecurity risk.

  • business and industry
  • practice management
  • technology and cybersecurity

Embracing Neurodiversity in the Workplace

March 21, 2022

AccountingWEB is proud to recognize Neurodiversity Celebration Week 2022 (March 21-27) by highlighting how accounting and finance professionals can embrace neurodiversity at their firms by fine-tuning the interview process and improving workplace culture. This will allow you to attract and retain the untapped talent of neurodiverse job seekers.

  • business and industry
  • diversity
  • practice management

How CFOs Can Win the Struggle for Talent

March 17, 2022

Here are three ways CFOs can help manage the talent shortage, even if they don’t supervise the human resources department.

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  • career resources

4 ways to lean in and discover what employees really want

March 11, 2022

Checking in with staff, piloting ways of working, and using data can allow you to understand better what employees want and retain them.

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  • career resources
  • practice management

Using Automation to Supercharge FP&A Teams

March 10, 2022

For teams that still heavily rely on Excel, it’s time to look at tools and solutions to help streamline finance operations.

  • business and industry
  • technology and cybersecurity

CT aims to build disability workforce ‘pipeline’

March 08, 2022

Advocates say businesses that claim ‘labor shortage’ have overlooked thousands of potential employees

  • business and industry
  • diversity

Connecticut CPA Magazine Excerpt - The FASB and the GASB: Meet the New Chairs

January 06, 2022

Meet Joel Black, Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board and Richard Jones, Chair of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.

  • accounting and auditing
  • business and industry
  • not-for-profit
  • practice management
  • advocacy - federal

Putting the Process Back in Automation

December 23, 2021

It's tempting to look for automation opportunities and jump right in. And while this strategy can deliver some quick wins, your firm will see better results if you create a process for innovation and a process around automation.

  • business and industry
  • practice management
  • technology and cybersecurity