Students in “hot”
fields received better job offers this year than
in the past. A National Association of Colleges
and Employers poll found that high-tech,
consulting, accounting, financial services and
engineering firms heavily recruited graduates this
SOME OF THE HOTTEST MAJORS
Recruiters said that
interpersonal skills and teamwork top the list for
the most important attributes of new graduates.
MOST DESIRABLE SKILLS
Nine out of 10 CFOs interviewed
said it was important for entry-level accounting
professionals to have had work experience while in
The IRS’s 2016 Data Book, a “hot job” of particular interest at this time of year, and insight into how executive and audit committees view the insights from financial statement audits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.