When groupthink occurs, the benefits of diversity can be lost.
Providing a work atmosphere that’s hard to leave is a key objective for Ben Ellingson, CPA, CGMA, as partner in charge of Eide Bailly LLP’s office in Mankato, Minn.
Want to keep your best CPAs from jumping ship? This article explores alternatives to the phrases best left unsaid.
It’s essential that public accounting firms hire quality administrative employees and then try hard to retain them.
Women face 6 major challenges to achieving upward mobility equal to that of their male counterparts. Fortunately, organizations can take steps to address each issue.
Employers and employees both must take deliberate steps to help build trust.
To offer your staff the right incentives, determine what they value most. Flexible working options and clear career paths matter more than salary to some.
As Baby Boomer partners reach retirement age, they are having difficulty delegating work to staff members and developing leaders to replace them.
Increases in starting salaries for US accounting and finance positions will range from 3.0% to 4.3% in 2017, according to a new salary guide.
Accounting and finance salaries in the United States are projected to rise 2.8% in 2017, according to a salary guide published by recruiting firm Accounting Principals.
Accounting recruiters can learn a lot from college coaches, who go to great lengths to build relationships with talented high school athletes and are increasingly identifying talent early.
This article explores phrases that frustrate and disappoint future leaders and offers alternatives.
Millennials look for different incentives from potential employers compared to other generations.
This column offers strategies for evading political gaffes at work and for dealing with situations that often cannot be avoided.
With a generation of tech-savvy Millennials flooding the workforce, gamification has become a hot topic as a management tool.
Professionals at Armanino LLP and Crowe Horwath LLP have reacted enthusiastically to their firms’ recent implementation of casual dress codes for the office.
Leaving your vacation unused isn't good for workers or employers.
Spend time thinking about why you want a mentor before you waste anyone’s time.
The next generation of leaders has a very consistent list of the changes they want to see.
Happier employees are more likely to stay with their employers—and retention is essential at a time when firms across the country are engaged in a full-on competition for the best CPAs.