Show a Soft Side


You’ve got technical know-how, but can you explain your skills and accomplishments in an interview?

More than half (53%) of the 1,400 CFOs surveyed by Robert Half Management Resources said they would be willing to hire someone with fewer technical skills if the candidate had stronger soft skills, such as communication and interpersonal abilities.

Source: www.roberthalfmr.com .

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VIDEO

Excel walk-through: Sparklines

Want to liven up your spreadsheets with some color and graphical elements? Kelly L. Williams, CPA, Ph.D., shows how to use Excel sparklines, which illustrate data trends and patterns via small charts that fit in a single Excel cell.