Back 

Accounting & Finance Talk

 Accounting & Finance Talk

Accounting & Finance Talk is here!

We’ve created a blog dedicated to topics affecting accounting and finance professionals in the market place. Visit the blog to get updates on the latest resources and trends impacting your industry!

Archive by author: Kathy SpearingReturn
RSS

As we approach midyear, we are seeing the lowest unemployment numbers in 50 years, and for accounting, finance and information technology positions the numbers are even lower. As jobs continue to get added and the economy continues to grow, the expansion is now the longest in U.S. history…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Using A Recruiter, Job Market, Job Search, Working With A Recruiter | Tags: employment , labor market , hiring trends , professionals , job search

How many times have you applied for a job and the very next step was an in-person interview? Maybe once or twice if you’re lucky, but that’s not usually the norm. Typically, there is a phone screen or phone interview that happens before you get called into the office for an interview. A phone interview is a quick way for HR professionals, hiring managers or recruiters to vet out qualified candidates…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Interviewing, Using A Recruiter, Job Market, Management, Working With A Recruiter | Tags: Hiring , Interview tips , phone screens , human resources , accounting , finance

Most professionals can spot a strong leader right away, just by observing the actions of the person. Typically, you can tell by the way they interact with people, the way other people behave around them, as well as the level of production that comes out of their teams (hint: it’s high!) The finance function is so crucial to a business…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Management, Team Building | Tags: leadership development , finance , accounting , workplace matters , hiring

We are living in a digital era where technological advances are coming at us every day. For businesses to keep up with their competition and stay on trend, there needs to be acceptance of these changes –even if some are reluctant to adapt. For accounting and finance professionals, many of the changes can help ease processes by automating repetitive tasks…

Read More
Categories: | Tags:

Last week, we talked about graduation season being in full swing and gave tips for new grads to use in their job search. One suggestion was looking for internships as a great way to help jumpstart their careers. Interestingly, these young professionals aren’t the only ones benefitting from internships…

Read More
Categories: | Tags: professional development , internships , hiring trends , business , generation z

Graduation season is upon us. It’s the time of year when college students are throwing up their caps, saying good-bye to university life and making their way into the real world. That means that once the celebratory dust settles, many new grads will be on the hunt for their first real job…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Interviewing, Job Market, Management, Working With A Recruiter | Tags: professional development , job search tips , college students , entry level , graduation season , accounting & finance , hiring

The accounting and finance functions are the crux of any business and we’ve seen this importance grow with the changing times. As new technologies, continue to emerge and disrupt businesses at an enterprise level…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Job Market, Management, Team Building | Tags: Leadership development , accounting and finance careers , hiring , digital transformation

In today’s corporate climate, we see a variety of stressors affecting accounting and finance teams. From issues with new accounting standards to internal audits to tight deadlines for month-end close, sometimes the level of stress impacts professionals so much that it becomes detrimental to their performance…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Using A Recruiter, Management, Team Building | Tags: Accounting & finance , professional development , workplace matters , company culture , hiring manager

As a recruiting and consulting firm for accounting and finance, it’s important for our teams to understand and stay on top of the important issues affecting our clients. For more than three years now, since the new lease accounting standard (ASC 842) was released in February 2016…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Management | Tags: accounting & finance , best practices , hiring manager , leadership development , revenue recognition , lease accounting

All we’ve been hearing over and over again these days is how top talent is in large demand, but short supply. Most of us can deduce this is because of the near 50-year low unemployment numbers we’re experiencing, as professionals continue to…

Read More
Categories: Hiring, Job Market | Tags: Digital transformation , accounting and finance , leadership development , hiring , labor market , employment

Featured Candidates

Set up an introduction to meet our top accounting, finance and IT professionals today!

Browse Our Featured Candidates »

Employer? Tell us your hiring needs.






CAPTCHA image

Submit           

Brilliant offers hundreds of job opportunities for accounting, finance and IT professionals in the greater Chicago and south Florida markets.

View Our Open Assignments »

Submit your resume »

Article Tags




Need More Info? Call Us 312.582.1800

News

Brilliant™ Reports an Increase in the Number of Open Accounting, Finance and IT Positions Moving int
Brilliant™ Reports an Increase in the Number of Open Accounting, Finance and IT Positions Moving int
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market
Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Thursday, February 7, 2019

Accounting & Finance Talk

Stay up to date with the latest information affecting accounting and finance professionals in today’s market.

Check out the latest blog here »

SUBSCRIBE

Sign up for our weekly emails to receive the latest information and news about Brilliant and other industry content.

Sign Up Now »