Industry Insights by Mark Goldman, CPA

Entry-level Accountants: A Message from the Ranks of the Successful

By Mark Goldman CPA on Mar 29, 2014. Posted in Blogging In Balance

Not long ago I had the opportunity to emcee an event for soon-to-be accounting graduates that would be entering the workforce. I basically played the part of host, and we had a variety of accounting professionals from around the city… read more

Employers: One of the Most Common Items Job Seekers Are Searching For

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

One of the most common items we hear from job seekers when conducting an interview is that they are looking for "room to grow". As I was summarizing my notes from a job seeker earlier this week that was also… read more

Accounting Students: How to Start a Conversation with a Professional

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

I remember 20+ years ago attending a dinner function as the “student guest” of an accountant well into their career. The purpose of the function was to get students introduced to prospective employers. I spoke a couple sentences at the… read more

Resumes: Objective Statement or Not?

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

Undoubtedly you have heard that resumes should be no more than 2 pages, or possibly even one, depending on your experience and who is giving the advice. You have also likely seen many resumes start with an “Objective Statement”. So… read more