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It might be. The state of California just joined a handful of other states in making it illegal for employers to ask job applicants about their prior salaries. AB 168, also known as...
From time to time we all wish there were more days in the week. Many of us can never find the time we need to get everything marked off our to-do list. But by improving our...
In this final installment of our Excel series we're going to talk about advanced Excel skills you should know. Because these are a bit more advanced we won't go into them in...
Today we're continuing our Excel series by sharing 36 Excel shortcuts you need to know.  The Best Excel Shortcuts One of the easiest ways to save yourself time in Excel is...
Last week we began our new Excel series by explaining how to combine text quickly, and today we're moving forward with a few more tips and tricks for you.  We know Excel is...
Learning Excel isn't an option anymore. It seems like everyone is using it these days. Finance and accounting folks have been using it for years, but now it's simply a basic...
How long ago did you get your college degree? If it’s more than five years ago – or really, more than just one year ago! - there’s undoubtedly information that your...
Excel is everyone's favorite productivity tool and for good reason. It is so efficient at managing and analyzing numbers that it is the de facto standard for desktop data analysis...
Millennials are now the largest generation in the workforce, yet many companies still struggle to successfully hire and onboard new millennial employees. Hiring managers don't...
Do you find yourself worrying about the skill level of your team? A recent study by the CFO Alliance found that many CFOs share your concern! 22% of CFOS reported that the one thing...
Professional development has never been more important than it is today. Many companies struggle with a skills gap, leaving them hiring employees who may not possess all the desired...
Managing millennials isn't as hard as some people make it out to be, but you do have to adjust your expectations. Millennials aren't bad employees; they are just different than...
  Have you ever actually read your company's insurance policies? If you're in a senior finance or risk management role, you should! Insurance policies are essentially...
The 2017 CFO Sentiment Study conducted by the CFO Alliance revealed some fascinating statistics about the office of the CFO, but one of most interesting tidbits is this: CFOs realize...
No matter how hard you try, you can’t escape Excel. It is an integral part of business these days. Even if your organization uses other software and systems, you likely end up...
Have you ever sat down to fill out your expense report after a business trip, only to realize you've lost some of your receipts? It's a nightmare. You need the receipts to...
Millennials want professional development. In a recent study conducted by PWC, access to learning and development was the number one benefit millennials requested by millennials. Not...
Marketing and finance aren't known for being best buddies. In fact, the two departments are often pitted against each other. Finance thinks their department is more important...
The hiring process is tedious for everyone involved. It is lengthy and expensive for many companies, as companies spend on average around $4,000 and take 52 days to fill an open...
E-learning is taking the world by storm, but many companies and working professionals are still testing the waters, not wanting to commit, as they figure out the landscape. The cost...