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Jul 15, 2015, 08:03 ET

Network Like A CFO

 When it comes to business networking, email is the communication channel of choice for busy finance executives. Half (50 percent) of chief...

Jun 11, 2015, 08:07 ET

Many CFOs Working On Vacation

Professionals across the country are planning summer trips, but research suggests many financial executives will be packing their work with...

Jun 11, 2015, 08:07 ET

'Can't catch a break'

Survey Finds it's Difficult for CFOs to Make a Clean Break From the Office During Vacation TORONTO, June 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Professionals...

Apr 30, 2015, 08:03 ET

CFOs Cite Staying Current With Technology As Biggest Source of Pressure in Accounting and Finance

 From transportation to communication to currency, technology is transforming nearly every aspect of business. Accounting is no exception, and...

Apr 30, 2015, 08:03 ET

Keeping Up with The Joneses - And Cloud, Data and ERP

CFOs Cite Staying Current with Technology As Biggest Source of Pressure in Accounting and Finance TORONTO, April 30, 2015 /CNW/ - From...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:11 ET

9 in 10 CFOs Say Consulting Career Is Attractive

Senior-Level Professionals Enticed by Consulting's Variety and Challenging Work, Survey Shows TORONTO, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - What career...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:10 ET

8 IN 10 CFOs SAY CONSULTING CAREER IS ATTRACTIVE: Senior-Level Professionals Enticed by Consulting's Flexibility and Compensation, Survey Shows

What career prospects entice today's financial leaders once they've reached the top of the profession? Research suggests that for many, it could be...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:10 ET

CFOs Predict What Happens When You Empower Employees

 A little employee empowerment can go a long way if you're the boss, new research suggests. Roughly one in three (32 percent) chief financial...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:10 ET

CFOs Predict What Happens When You Empower Employees

Research Points to Productivity Benefits of Giving Up Control TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - A little employee empowerment can go a long way if...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:10 ET

Keeping The Innovation Engine Running

Survey: CFOs Say Workers Generally Innovative, but Report Room for Improvement TORONTO, Jan 8, 2015 /CNW/ - In today's market, truly...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:10 ET

These Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers

 When it comes to creative thinking, professionals in Miami; Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; and Dallas lead the pack, suggests a recent Robert...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:01 ET

Put Down Your Smartphone

Survey: Checking Email in Meetings a Frequent Occurrence, but Managers Don't Like It TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Let's face it, we all check...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:10 ET

Survey: Checking Email in Meetings a Frequent Occurrence, but Managers Don't Like It

 Let's face it, we all check email during meetings. But it doesn't mean managers like it. While two-thirds (67 percent) of managers...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:10 ET

Today's Superstar CFO

Survey: Most Finance Executives are Taking on Expanding Roles, Including Operations and Sales TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Extraordinary...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:10 ET

Survey: Most CFOs Taking on Expanded Roles, Including Human Resources and Information Technology

Extraordinary chief financial officers (CFOs) know no boundaries. Today's CFO is a top-notch accountant, problem solver and business strategist,...

Sep 25, 2014, 08:50 ET

Business Analytics: The New Must-Have Skill Set

Survey: Majority of CFOs Say Business Analytics Know-How Mandatory for Accounting and Finance Professionals TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ -...

Sep 25, 2014, 08:10 ET

Business Analytics: The New Must-Have Skill Set

 Business analysis isn't just for business analysts anymore. In a recent Robert Half Management Resources survey, the majority (61 percent) of...

Aug 26, 2014, 08:10 ET

Want To Land The Corner Office?

 To reach the top rungs of the corporate ladder, be prepared to use different strategies than those that brought success earlier in your...

Jul 10, 2014, 08:10 ET

Time on Their Side

Survey: CFOs See Delegating and Fewer Meetings as Top Time Management Strategies TORONTO, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - When it comes to managing their...

Jul 10, 2014, 08:10 ET

TIME ON THEIR SIDE - Survey: CFOs See Technology Tools, Delegating as Top Time Management Strategies

When it comes to managing their time, executives have their favorite strategies. Thirty-five percent of chief financial officers (CFOs) interviewed...