Industry Insights by Mark Goldman, CPA

For Employers: 4 Ways to Maximize the Usefulness of Phone Interviews

By Mark Goldman CPA on Feb 22, 2014. Posted in Blogging In Balance

While phone interviews certainly don't give you as much insight into a candidate as an in-person interview, they can be excellent time-saving tools when used to determine whether a candidate's qualifications merit scheduling a traditional face-to-face meeting. However, when done… read more

2nd Place in a Job Search… Not Always The 1st Loser!

By Mark Goldman CPA on Feb 15, 2014. Posted in Blogging In Balance

I know... close only counts in horseshoes and hand-grenades. This is not always true in a job search though. Recent events with two "2nd place" candidates and how they reacted to the news caused me to feel the need to… read more

Employers: Friday Job Offers Welcome!

By Mark Goldman CPA on Feb 8, 2014. Posted in Blogging In Balance

Recently we were waiting on a job offer from an employer and it was early Friday afternoon. The candidate was trying to control their anxiousness, but they had already called a few times to see if we had heard anything. … read more

The Most Misspelled Word on Professional Resumes

By Mark Goldman CPA on Feb 2, 2014. Posted in Blogging In Balance

Working in a recruiting firm, my team and I review resumes every day. Some are perfect, and some are being perfected. But what do you think is the most obvious misspelling we see on a regular basis? Perhaps you would… read more