Interview Questions for a Contract Controller

A Controller must be a rare combination of top drawer communication skills and exceptional strategic analysis. They’ll…


How to Become a CFO

Today’s CFO can be a catalyst for change, and a person who helps to drive the strategic vision of the organization. He…


Interview Questions for Hiring a Contract Finance Director

In a larger organization the Director of Finance is the bridge between the CFO, VP and senior managers. They need to be able…


How to Become a More Confident Finance Leader

Some people are born leaders, or at least that’s how the myth goes. These natural leaders seem to exude confidence. They don’t…


The Inside Scoop – A Director of HR on Having a Gold-Star Accounting or Finance Interview

Marsha Forde is the Director of HR for Workopolis (yes, that’s right, Workopolis).  Her career story is one of openness to…


What Makes a Director of Finance Great?

What does it take to be a great Director of Finance?  For one, a management style that facilitates the building of an…


The CFO’s Role in Closing the Talent Gap

According to a Deloitte global finance talent survey, the emerging talent gap is among the most pressing risks that finance…


Tips from Finance Recruiters: The CFO Resume

The key to a strong CFO resume is to showcase leadership ability.  Your executive resume, therefore, needs to demonstrate your…


Leadership Traits of Top CFOs

For senior finance leaders it’s no surprise that the role of the CFO continues to evolve.  In today’s business environment,…


How to Act Like a CFO Before You Are One

In a nutshell, the CFO role means transitioning from number cruncher to business partner and strategic advisor. This means…