Learn how to decode an accounting or finance job posting.

How to Decode an Accounting or Finance Job Posting

Sometimes it seems as if you need code breaking skills in order to understand a job posting. But job postings shouldn’t…


Finance recruiters list New Year’s resolutions for job seekers.

Finance Recruiters’ Guide to New Year Resolutions

“I will not eat cake for a whole year. Okay, realistically I won’t eat cake for 6 months. Specifically, I…


How to explain why you left your last accounting job.

How to Answer “Why Did You Leave Your Last Finance or Accounting Job?”

Unless you found buried treasure at a young age Goonie style, it’s likely that you’ve quit a job or been laid off at some point…


Continue to job search over the holidays.

Why You Shouldn’t Stop Job Searching Over the Holidays

The holiday season is here. It can be tempting to take time off from everything, including the stressful experience of…


Emphasize these traits as a finance or accounting candidate.

In Finance Job Search Mode? Emphasize These Traits

You’re in finance job search mode and reworking your resume and LinkedIn profile. One challenge –…


Overqualified for a finance or accounting job.

What to Do if You’re Overqualified for an Accounting Job

Whether it’s because you’re a layoff casualty, or looking to make a career change, sometimes you’re…


If you didn’t get the finance job you wanted, here’s what to do about it.

Didn’t Get the Finance Job? Here’s What to Do

You’ve sailed through a phone interview, an additional face-to-face and are already planning your first week of work.…


How to use keywords to find a finance job.

Finance Job Tips: Leveraging Keywords

You carefully craft a resume and submit it, expecting that it will be reviewed by someone before landing on the hiring…


A man searches for an accounting job.

The Current Finance and Accounting Job Market

What’s happening in the current finance and accounting job market in the GTA? Which industries are hot? Is it a…


Why You’re Not Landing an Accounting Interview

You’ve been sending out resume after resume and aren’t landing many interviews. You know you have experience that…