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I am perfect for a Controller position in an industry that I have vast experience in but I cannot get past the In-House Recruiter because they want a CPA. I am an ABA and a CMA. Any...
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Samuel Dergel
Title: Director - Executive Search
Company: Stanton Chase International
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(Director - Executive Search at Stanton Chase International)
I am very fortunate to be involved with the careers of senior finance executives, whether I’m hiring them for my clients, coaching current and future Chief Financial Officers,...
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Anonymous
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I am a Controller for a small IT firm on a career path to a Director of Finance position within the next year and a half. I have a Master's in Accounting & Financial Management...
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Anonymous
(Accountant)
What would you do if you are having an overwhelming workload while your vice president is not doing anything except bossing around, pressing you to get the job done (even the jobs that...
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Anonymous
(Assistant Controller)
Hey all, I'm a CPA, former auditor, now working in the private sector as a Controller.  How important is it for me to keep my CPA status as "active"?  I've...
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Lynn Fountain MBA CGMA CRMA
Title: Past Chief Audit Executive
Company: Business Consultant
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(Past Chief Audit Executive at Business Consultant)
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...
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Anonymous
(Accountant)
I am having an issue with my boss. His designation is OPERATIONS MANAGER and he thinks too much about himself. He always passes nasty comments about the company general manager and the...
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Annette Nellen
Title: Professor
Company: San Jose State University
(Professor at San Jose State University)
This is a long post.  I'll summarize and make some comments about new program IRS released in late June called the Annual Filing Season Program. This is in response to the IRS...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBA * Consulting LTD
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(President & CFO at SBA * Consulting LTD)
Are public CPA firms (Auditing function): a) independent as popular dogma goes? b) somewhat independent, the client does pay the bill? c) somewhat independent, well they are also doing...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBA * Consulting LTD
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(President & CFO at SBA * Consulting LTD)
Interesting article in the Harvard Business Review. The questions revolve around actually talking to everyone in the organization, from your direct reports to the janitors or drivers...