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Survey: The High Price of a Low Performer
An employee who can't keep up with work demands takes a heavier toll on a business than some may think, new research suggests. Global staffing firm Robert Half recently asked CFOs to estimate how much time is spent coaching underperforming...
What You Wear To Work May Be Preventing You From Getting A Promotion
Climbing the corporate ladder requires the right gear, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests. The majority of professionals (86 percent) and managers (80 percent) surveyed said clothing choices affect someone's chances of being...
Seasonal, Part-Year Workers Urged to Check Tax Withholding Amount
The Internal Revenue Service today encouraged taxpayers who work seasonal jobs or are employed part of the year to visit the Withholding Calculator and perform a “paycheck checkup.” The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made changes to the tax...
14 Resume And Interview Mistakes Technology Professionals Need to Avoid
Top technology talent may be in high demand, but that doesn't mean IT job seekers can skate through the application process. In a survey conducted by staffing firm Robert Half Technology, CIOs shared what they consider to be deal breakers when...
Legislature moves minimum wage hike bill forward
A major legislative committee on Tuesday narrowly passed legislation that would raise Connecticut's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2021. House Bill 5388 would increase the minimum wage from $10.10 to $15 over the next three years, and continue...
DCP sees surge in online credentialing
The vast range of businesses and professionals whose licenses and other credentials are regulated by the state's Department of Consumer Protection are increasingly turning to the internet for their required renewals. DCP said recently that...
Blockchain: The Future of Record-Keeping
One of the greatest perceived issues for accountants in a technological landscape reshaped by the forces of blockchain is just that – a perceived issue. The perception stems from the fact that blockchain is often referred to as a distributed...
Survey: Applicants With Impressive Resumes Frequently Disappoint in Job Interviews
Employers impressed by a job candidate's resume often discover the person isn't such a good match for the position after all, research shows. More than six in 10 senior managers (64 percent) in a survey from global staffing firm Robert Half said...
IRS encourages ‘Paycheck Checkup’ for taxpayers to check their withholding; special week focuses on changes
Launching a special week of activities, the Internal Revenue Service today continued its effort to encourage taxpayers to do a “paycheck checkup” to make sure they have the right amount of tax taken out of their paychecks for their...
CPE Reciprocity Advances in CT
March  22, 2018 At their March 15 meeting, the General Law Committee of the 2018 Connecticut General Assembly placed Senate Bill 327, “An Act Concerning License Renewal Requirements for Certified Public Accountants” on their consent...

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