Career Advice for Young Accountants

Career Advice for Young Accountants

October 5th, 2018

By Steven Petroff, Toronto Financial Recruiter From an outsider’s perspective, one would assume that an accountant’s career path is rather straightforward. You go to college, get a degree, get certification and work for a large…

Career Progression for Women in Finance Significantly Longer Than Men: ACCA Study

Career Progression for Women in Finance Significantly Longer Than Men: ACCA Study

September 6th, 2018

By Danielle Bosley, Toronto Financial Recruiter Gender diversity remains a huge issue, particularly in the finance industry. Organizations continue to put more time and resources into identifying ways to improve the representation of women at…

5 Reasons Why Accounting Careers Are NOT Boring

5 Reasons Why Accounting Careers Are NOT Boring

April 19th, 2018

By Stephen Lecker, Toronto Financial Recruiter When people discuss careers they think would be boring, accounting-related roles often top the list. Most people assume accountants spend their days sitting at their desk crunching numbers. While…

Common But Misleading Accounting Career Myths

Common But Misleading Accounting Career Myths

March 20th, 2018

By Stephen Lecker, Toronto Financial Recruiter Accounting is boring. It’s only for people who are math experts. All you do is crunch numbers. These are some of the common myths you hear about accounting. And…

4 Ways to Sell Millennials on Your Finance Company Culture

4 Ways to Sell Millennials on Your Finance Company Culture

March 8th, 2018

By Danielle Bosley, Toronto Financial Recruiter Accounting and finance is not exactly the most exciting industry. But it certainly offers millennials a number of great career paths and opportunities. For many millennials today, the deciding…

You’re About to Be Designated: Where Do You Go?

You’re About to Be Designated: Where Do You Go?

February 20th, 2018

By Stephen Lecker, Toronto Financial Recruiter You’ve put in those years of studying and writing exams. Now the time has finally come. You are about to get your accounting designation. For many accountants in this…

Pros and Cons of Public vs. Private Accounting Jobs

Pros and Cons of Public vs. Private Accounting Jobs

February 8th, 2018

By Stephen Lecker, Toronto Financial Recruiter Working in accounting is a great career choice. The job market is strong, and there is ample opportunity for candidates. The industry is expected to grow and there is…

Public vs. Corporate Accounting: What’s the Best Choice for You?

Public vs. Corporate Accounting: What’s the Best Choice for You?

January 18th, 2018

By Steven Petroff, Toronto Financial Recruiter Accounting is a great career choice. It’s an industry with many opportunities ripe for the picking. You just need to decide in which area of accounting you want to…

5 Reasons Why You Should Work in Public Accounting

5 Reasons Why You Should Work in Public Accounting

January 9th, 2018

By Stephen Lecker, Toronto Financial Recruiter Public accounting or private accounting? This is a question that almost every new graduate and accountant has considered at one point or another. The choice can definitely impact your…