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From Simple to Simply Thrilling: The Diversity of Accounting

Posted on August 18th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, In The Media, Job Search, Just For Fun. Comments Off on From Simple to Simply Thrilling: The Diversity of Accounting

Push a button, pick up the phone, take notes, and repeat. While the tasks of office life can seem mundane at times, they certainly don’t need to be! In this short blog, we are going to briefly explore the diverse (contrary to common belief) world of accounting. Now we aren’t talking about adrenalin inducing exciting, … Read More »


How to Prepare Annual Budgets After tax season

Posted on March 10th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development. Comments Off on How to Prepare Annual Budgets After tax season

Budgeting 101: Numbers Don’t Lie

Companies and organizations can do themselves a favour by preparing annual budgets after a tax review. Reflecting on the previous year and planning for the next year is necessary, but can be difficult, for any organization (a family, small or large business) without a formal budget in place. But people are … Read More »

Top 5 Traits For Hiring An Accountant

Posted on September 19th, by Karen Epp in Career, Career Development, Finance, HR Management, Interviewing Advice, Karen Epp, Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on Top 5 Traits For Hiring An Accountant

5 Optimal Traits to Look for in an Accountant

In the words of Mr. Renna, a spokesman for the Society of Professional Accountants of Canada, “[Accountants} are not just bean counters anymore… Thirty or forty years ago, business owners may have said, ‘Here are my books, do my taxes, goodbye and I’ll see you next year.’ … Read More »

Accountants – Try Using Some Color!

Posted on December 10th, by Karen Epp in Finance, Job Search, Resume Writing. Comments Off on Accountants – Try Using Some Color!

Keeping your resume simple and straightforward is just fine – actually beneficial. The information on it is the most important piece. I am a fan of the Chronological resume. You can however do things to help your resume stand out and be remembered and to make it easier for the reader to identify the most important information through your layout and with a little color.


Survey Reveals Finance & Accounting Professionals are Most Satisfied with their Job

Posted on July 3rd, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Finance. 1 Comment

A recent Monster Workforce Talent survey of close to 6000 participants, revealed engineers and finance professionals were among the most satisfied with their current and future job prospects.

Within the finance & accounting industry, Accountants, Management Analysts and, Market Research Analysts rank as the top three jobs.

Over 80% of finance & accounting professionals expressed they were … Read More »