Industry Insights by Mark Goldman, CPA

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

Resumes: Summary Financials, Not Footnotes

By Mark Goldman CPA on Jan 24, 2014. Posted in Blogging In Balance

Having been a recruiter for accountants for 20 years I’ve been around accountants for a long time, not to mention that I am one myself. Some of the valuable characteristics that we accountants typically possess are: Accuracy Being detail-oriented Honesty… read more