• CFOs becoming employee referees

    March 14, 2017

    Did you know that some CFOs surveyed spend an average of 6 hours per week15 percent of their timeresolving conflicts among employees? Here are some tips to decrease that time.

  • Workers reluctant to take vacation

    May 30, 2016

    When was the last time you took a vacation and didn't answer a work email?

  • Few employees have work mentors

    January 15, 2016

    Do you have a mentor at work? Unless youre the CEO, you should probably have one.

  • Instant wealth won’t make most workers instant retirees

    January 16, 2015

    Go ahead; let your troops play the lottery on their down time at work. Even if they win, most will keep working, and a third of the newly minted rich will choose to stay in their current job.

  • Job-hopping becoming more accepted

    December 18, 2014

    As hiring professionals gear up for staffing challenges in 2015, an increasing number of them say they completely comfortable hiring a job-hopper, as long as the hopper can do the job.

  • High morale found among employees

    November 20, 2012

    Thirty-nine percent of employees say morale at their organizations is very good while 42 percent of employees say morale is somewhat good.

  • Finance professionals struggle with work-life balance

    May 24, 2012

    Forty-one percent of chief financial officers say finding a work-life balance is the biggest challenge for accounting and finance professionals, according to a new Accountemps survey.

  • Lack of communication top management blunder

    April 27, 2012

    Forty-one percent of chief financial officers report that a lack of communication between staff and management is the most common mistake companies make in managing their teams, according to a new Accountemps survey.

  • 1 in 3 employers lacks new-hire orientation program

    March 21, 2012

    Thirty-four percent of human resources managers report that their companies do not have a formal orientation program to help prepare new staff, according to a recent survey by staffing firm AccounTemps.

  • Most CFOs say work experience important for college grads

    February 27, 2012

    Ninety-one percent of chief financial officers say previous work experience for entry-level accounting and finance professionals is important to gaining employment, according to a new survey by Accountemps, a specialized staffing agency for accounting, finance and bookkeeping professionals.