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How to land a job — from a distance
In mid-April Christina Solomon, CPA/CFF, CGMA, a nonequity partner at a St. Louis public accounting firm, received word that she, along with several other employees, would be furloughed for 90 days. The COVID-19 pandemic had hit close to...
How to Build Rapport … While Wearing a Mask
Nonverbal communication in the workplace is extremely important. Whether you’re trying to sell a car, pitch a project to your boss, or nail a job interview, what you convey beyond words can determine the difference between success and failure....
The Growing Gig Economy and Its Effect on the Accounting Industry
By Ahu Yildirmaz, Co-Head, ADP Research Institute® The increasing demand for skilled workers is creating opportunities for tenured, skilled workers and retirees in the gig workforce, while changes in the labor market are impacting where, when,...
Insurance Regulators Reduce Proposed Health Insurance Rates
Connecticut’s Insurance Department knocked down the average health insurance rate increase insurance companies wanted for customers purchasing plans in the individual and small group market in 2021. Proposed price increases for plans in the...
Why You Should be an Engaged Member
By Timothy Hedley, CTCPA Treasurer, Fordham University, KPMG (retired) CTCPA provides many extraordinary benefits to its members. A small selection of these benefits includes professional headshots, technical help from fellow CPAs, the ability to...
Generations Y and Z: What do they want?
During 2019, FM set out to talk with Gen Y (Millennial) and Gen Z management accountants about their goals, work preferences, and priorities and to get a sense of how employers could best retain and develop workers in those generational cohorts....
Survey: More Than One-Quarter of Employees Say Coworker Competitiveness Has Increased from a Year Ago
While many teams may be dispersed right now, a sense of workplace competition is alive and well, new research from global staffing firm Robert Half shows. More than one-quarter of professionals surveyed (28%) said the level of competition among...
CPA licensure model transformation continues after NASBA board vote
Work to transform the CPA licensure model will continue in earnest after the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) announced that its board of directors has voted unanimously to support the advancement of the CPA Evolution...
Hiring for soft skills is more important than ever
Software might be available to aid with tax returns and audit reports, but technology can't compensate for vital skills like teamwork, communication, and emotional intelligence as accountants interact with clients and each other. CPA firms...
73% of Employees Who Time Block Their Day See Improved Productivity
For many workers, flexible schedules have gone from being a perk to a necessity during the pandemic, and new research from global staffing firm Robert Half suggests it's a positive trend. Nearly 4 in 5 professionals surveyed (79%) said their job...

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