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In a recent survey by Accountemps, half of CFOs polled said interpersonal abilities are the most important communication skills for accounting and finance professionals.

Other in-demand communications skills include:

Presentation and public speaking ability—17%

Negotiation skills—16%

Writing ability—12%

Source: Accountemps, www.accountemps.com.

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8 sentences to help you master subject-verb agreement

When professionals prepare written material for readers inside their organization or outside, they should make sure that no errors distract from the message they need to convey. Take this short quiz for practice in subject-verb agreement.