Professional Development

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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 blogged about CFOs and Twitter three years ago. Since then, practically nothing has changed for CFOs and Twitter. Few CFOs use Twitter. And this is a mistake. Reasons given by...
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Gildon Pamittan
Title: n/a
Company: n/a
(n/a at n/a)
Hi guys, I'm a fresh graduate of BSBA-Management Accounting. I'm aspiring to take the examinations for that certification. I've read some articles that in order to take the...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: CFO
Company: Biz Dimensions
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(CFO at Biz Dimensions)
I have been preaching about the value of thought leadership in the realm of corporate finance to anyone who would listen to me for over 10 years now. I am thrilled to see that the term...
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M. Feldman
Title: Controller
Company: Private
(Controller at Private)
I’m part of a small group tasked with planning a corporate retreat. The purposes in general are relaxation, team-building and brainstorming new ideas. I’ve got the...
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Frank Armenio
Title: Senior Consultant
Company: Accounting Management Solutions, Inc.
(Senior Consultant at Accounting Management Solutions, Inc.)
There have been recent discussions about the CPA certification and its relevance to the hiring process.  Many of the discussions involved the debate on whether a CMA vs Certified...
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Ernie Humphrey CTP
Title: CFO
Company: Biz Dimensions
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(CFO at Biz Dimensions)
During a recent run I saw a fire hydrant spewing out water, and it made me think about how many times during my career I have had too much thrown at me all at once, had to drink from...
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Anonymous

I have my thoughts on this but was curious what the group thought was better training to be CFO and/or controller? MBA or CPA or CMA or what? I recognize they are two different...
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Matt Treat
Title: Sr. Accounting Manager
Company: Private
(Sr. Accounting Manager at Private)
If anyone has a good example or sample accounting career objectives,  that would be much appreciated. I'm also interested in any strategy involved. For instance, do I adjust...
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Anonymous
(Assistant Controller)
I have no public accounting experience & I’ve been working in one particular segment for the past 17 years. I’m little over 40. The recruiters insist I will get better...
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