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CFOs: Make 2015 the year you take your game to the next level

Posted by
Samuel Dergel
Title: Director - Executive Search
Company: Stanton Chase International
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(Director - Executive Search at Stanton Chase International) | 12-16-2014
With 2015 approaching, many senior financial executives are thinking about what the new year will mean to their workload; deadlines, projects, bonuses (both to pay and to be received), staffing...
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Career Lessons for the Young Professional

Posted by
Lynn Fountain
Title: MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv..
Company: Business Consultant
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(MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv.. at Business Consultant) | 11-12-2014
Once in the workforce 8-10 years you've experienced various situations, cultures and personalities. This is when those those longer term career lessons would really be helpful to know....
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The C-Suite Relationship Map

Posted by
Samuel Dergel
Title: Director - Executive Search
Company: Stanton Chase International
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(Director - Executive Search at Stanton Chase International) | 11-05-2014
I am fortunate to speak with hundreds of executives each year, in addition to those that I follow and track. Over the years, I have learned a lot about success, what works and what doesn’t,...
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The search process is never on your timetable. How Often Should You Follow Up?

Posted by
James Weber
Title: President
Company: New Century Dynamics Executive Search
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(President at New Century Dynamics Executive Search) | 10-27-2014
The job search timetable can be a very frustrating for people actively seeking employment.   The need to know if one is still in consideration for a job, and the next step in the process...
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10 Reasons to Quit Your Job Right Now

Posted by
Ernie Humphrey
Title: CTP, Experienced Financial Professional
Company: 360 Thought Leadership
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(CTP, Experienced Financial Professional at 360 Thought Leadership ) | 10-16-2014
I am once again inspired by a posting on LinkedIn to create a blog around what I believe is a compelling topic to explore, and which will potentially engage others to offer their insights. Under what...
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Labor Statistics say Unemployment is at a low not seen since 9/08

Posted by
Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com) | 08-25-2014
...or the manifesto of working in today’s environment You've heard the old story, there are lies, dam lies and then statistics, and 92.35% of them are made up just to support the theory...
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Maximizing Your Profile on LinkedIn

Posted by
Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.) | 08-12-2014
  I had every intention of writing about how accountants can create a dynamic blog to build business for this month’s QuickBooks and Beyond post, but changed my mind. I just finished...
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Selecting a Profession

Posted by
Lynn Fountain
Title: MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv..
Company: Business Consultant
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(MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv.. at Business Consultant) | 08-10-2014
Today, I was explaining to my six year old grandson that my 18 year old was about to leave for college. My grandson wasn't quite sure the purpose of college so trying to explain it simply I told...
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The Skills Of A Finance Business Partner

Posted by
Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe) | 08-04-2014
Are you dying to add value to the business you are in, but find that you are having trouble breaking down the barrier between Finance and the business? If so you are not alone as many finance...
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Who moved the Goal Line?

Posted by
Lynn Fountain
Title: MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv..
Company: Business Consultant
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(MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv.. at Business Consultant) | 07-28-2014
With my favorite time of year nearing (Fall) and the imminent sound of football talk (my favorite sport) I was reminiscing about the sport itself. As my mind wandered on the various rules of the game...
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If At First You Don't Succeed........

Posted by
Lynn Fountain
Title: MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv..
Company: Business Consultant
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(MBA CGMA CRMA, Past Chief Audit Executiv.. at Business Consultant) | 07-23-2014
If at first you don't succeed, try...try again. That may be something you heard your parents say when you grew up. We would often be told "There is no shame in failure as long as we try our...
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Your Resume is Not Getting Traction: It is not easy to read

Posted by
James Weber
Title: President
Company: New Century Dynamics Executive Search
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(President at New Century Dynamics Executive Search) | 07-23-2014
Are you invisible?  Don’t laugh.  If your resume is not generating interest, you may as well be invisible.  If your resume is not read do you exist?  If your resume is not...
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