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No matter what position you have or what division you’re in, you need to know basic finance. Check out AMA’s explanation of cashflow, budgeting worksheets, and more.

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Get Ready! The New Overtime Rules For Salaried Employees

By | Posted Nov 3, 2016

New overtime rules are about to go into effect. Some of your salaried employees will become hourly, like it or not. So how should you go about explaining it to them?

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Survey Says… Employers See Value In Paying For Staff Training

By | Posted Oct 28, 2016 | 6 Comments

Kathleen Downs, Recruiting Manager, Robert Half Finance and Accounting, explains how today’s employers—and employees—should approach the concept of companies paying for staff training.

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How To Get The Promotion You Know You Deserve

By | Posted Aug 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

Are you as far along in your career as you could be? Recruiting expert Steve Saah reveals the ways you can prepare yourself to get the promotion you deserve. Build the confidence to take initiative and move into a leadership position.

3 Ways Women Can Embrace the Role of Family CFO

By | Posted Jun 10, 2016

Are you the newly designated Chief Financial Officer for your family? Kimberly Palmer, author of Smart Mom, Rich Mom outlines three very simple ways to start managing money efficiently for your family and invest in their futures.

3 Ways to Reduce Inappropriate Expense Report Requests

By | Posted Jun 3, 2016

Looking for an easy way to help your organization meet their bottom line? Follow these three tips from Tim Hird, Executive Director of Robert Half Management, to help reduce the amount of inappropriate expense report requests.

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Why Every Organization Needs a Mentoring Program

By | Posted Mar 2, 2016 | 1 Comment

Are you aware of the benefits of having a mentor? People need guidance at any point in their careers and at any level in an organization. Bill Driscoll, an expert on recruiting and related workplace issues explains how your employees can make a profound impact at your organization.

3 Ways to Drive Profits for Service Businesses

By | Posted Jan 28, 2016

Are you looking to make your service business more profitable? Service businesses require different strategies than product-focused companies to become successful. Dawn Fotopulos, a leading expert in small business success, offers three valuable tips for your business to generate more revenue.

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AMA Survey: Finance Professionals Seek Leadership Skills and Online Training

By | Posted Nov 30, 2015

What competencies are essential for success in financial services? AMA recently surveyed 275 people from the Association of Financial Professionals Conference, showcasing the skills that finance professionals need to build on, their preferred learning method, obstacles getting in the way of achieving their development goals, and their current certification status. Read the results here and elevate your finance team’s skill set.

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How to Finance Your Retirement

By | Posted Aug 28, 2015

Are you preparing for life after employment? One of the toughest challenges most people face is adequately setting themselves up once they enter retirement. Chia-Li Chien offers her advice on how to finance your retirement and ensure that your future is secure.

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Healthy Financial Behaviors for Your Business

By | Posted Aug 12, 2015

Are you practicing the correct behaviors to keep your business financially stable? As Chia-Li Chien explains, your business is like a marriage, and if you practice the wrong behaviors it will fail. See what advice she gives on how to keep your business healthy both now and in the future.

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Five Ways to Grade the Business You Want to Buy

By | Posted Jul 1, 2015

Have you done all your research when it comes to evaluating your next business purchase? Doing so could be the difference between making a great move and a disastrous one. Andrew Cagnetta offers his advice and five ways you can grade a business you want to buy, before it’s too late.

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ROI and the Rule of 72

By | Posted Jun 2, 2015

How can you improve your ROI and company value? See how Chia-Li Chien uses the rule of 72 to improve company value and worth, and how you can as well. Learn how to get the rule of 72 to work for your company, and what you can do to get started.

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