There are 5 things to think about before hiring a finance recruiter.

5 Things to Think About Before You Hire a Finance Recruiter

You’ve decided to hire a recruiter who specializes in the finance and accounting space. That’s a good first step,…


How to Attract Top Finance Talent to Your Start-Up

Steve Jobs is quoted as saying, “When you’re in a start-up the first 10 people will determine whether you are a…


Interview Questions for a Contract Controller

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


Building a Start-Up Finance Team

As the owner of a start-up you’ve managed to wear multiple hats for years. You’ve been a marketing guru, a sales…


How to Make Contract Employees Feel Like Part of the Team

You have a new contract employee joining your team. You screened them carefully and you think they’ll deliver for your…


Finance Hiring Tips: Don’t Ignore Cultural Fit

Part of any retention puzzle is understanding the role that company culture plays in keeping your employees in the fold. Since…


Hiring Mistakes: Accounting Job Postings

When you hired your most recent financial analysts you thought you were getting Sherlock Holmes. Instead, you’ve hired…


How to Spot High Potential Accounting Talent

You have two great candidates. One of them has more experience, while the other has more potential. The one with potential has…


The Top 10 Traits of the Best Finance Candidates

There are definitely traits that differentiate the average finance candidate from the exceptional one. These attributes lead…


Evaluating Finance Candidate Fit: Phone Screening

We know. There’s a role to fill and little time to do it. But bringing the wrong candidate in for a face-to-face interview can…