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FACEBOOK REFRESH

Posted in General - Jan 27, 2016

FGD Finance is in the process of enhancing its social media presence.  Social media is making big waves in the staffing / recruitment industry.  Please visit our new FACEBOOK page at www.facebook.com/fgdfinance.

VIDEO INTERVIEWS. PUTTING YOUR BEST FACE FORWARD.

Posted in Job Search - Apr 30, 2015

As work professionals today, we live in exciting and changing times – what with technological advances, increased opportunities and enhanced work practices, there is much that can be accomplished whether you’re in the office or working remotely. And, this can be said, too, for when looking for viable candidates to fill a position or if [See More …]

HONE YOUR LEADERSHIP PRESENCE

Posted in Career Advice - Nov 20, 2014

Own the room the moment you walk in. Even though we’ve been told through life that what matters about a person is what’s inside, we all know that in most cases, a great first impression counts, too. If you’re seeking a new job, a promotion or raise, or are just looking to impress your manager, [See More …]

FGD FINANCE VIEWPOINT. IS THE EXIT INTERVIEW PROCESS MAKING AN EXIT?

Posted in General - Nov 13, 2014

Did you know that in the state of California, exit interviews are not required by law? However, they are conducted by most companies because for an employer, they offer the company a chance to learn from a departing employee his/her employment experience, and for employees, an opportunity to convey their feedback and any constructive criticism [See More …]

QUALITIES OF EFFECTIVE FINANCIAL LEADERSHIP

Posted in Career Advice - Oct 23, 2014

Effective financial leadership is essential for a company’s overall profitability and success. A good leader leads by example, inspiring and encouraging his or her team to complete work accurately, on time and within budget. To help advance your own financial career, consider learning from and applying the following qualities of effective leadership:   Be a [See More …]

FOR ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE PROFESSIONALS, TIPS FOR MORE COMPELLING EMAILS.

Posted in Technology Tools & Resources - Oct 16, 2014

It’s easy to take writing emails for granted. However, it’s important to consider how your communications are presented and how they appear to put yourself in the best, professional light. Before you create your next email, why not review this quick checklist to help your messages become more compelling? Produce a subject line that grabs [See More …]

THE BEHIND THE FGD FINANCE

Posted in General - Sep 27, 2014

One of my lifetime favorite books is All You Can Do Is All You Can Do, but All You Can Do Is Enough! by A. L. Williams. According to Williams, a former winning high school football coach from Georgia, we all have it within us to become everything we aspire to be. His philosophy is [See More …]

YOUR PERSONAL BRAND. DO YOU HAVE ONE?

Posted in Career Advice - Aug 19, 2014

Brands … they’re everywhere – on television, in films, over social media, while shopping or walking down the street … from the time you start your day to when you end it, you can’t escape the presence of branded products and services. Companies spend millions of dollars to market and influence the public’s viewpoint of [See More …]

FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING CAREER IN A SMALL BUSINESS OR LARGE BUSINESS? WHICH IS BETTER?

Posted in Career Advice - Jul 24, 2014

If you work for a small-to-mid business and are contemplating a position in a large enterprise company OR if you work for a large organization and have been thinking about transitioning your accounting and finance career to a much smaller company, you may be asking yourself – which would be better for me? The general [See More …]

CAREER STRATEGIES TO LEARN FROM THE WORLD SOCCER GAMES

Posted in Uncategorized - Jun 26, 2014

Lately, it feels as if the soccer games being played before the world have become more exciting and enthralling than ever before. Once where there appeared to be an invisible barrier that separated our national and international attention to the sport (except for every few years when the Olympics were being played out), there is [See More …]

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