Industry Insights by Mark Goldman, CPA

Resume Absolutes for Recent Accounting Grads

By Mark Goldman CPA on May 30, 2015. Posted in Blogging In Balance

Preparing a resume when you are a recent graduate is different that preparing one as an experienced professional. The set of 'best practices' differs when you don't have much experience in the field. The following tips are geared towards specifically… read more

Replacing Dress to Impress with Dress to Respect

By Mark Goldman CPA on May 10, 2015. Posted in Blogging In Balance

This past month we had an industrial employer interviewing for an accounting position at their corporate headquarters. Several candidates were lined up to interview, and the employer felt that all were qualified to perform the technical duties that were required. … read more

Have a Benefits Problem? Best to fix it.

By Mark Goldman CPA on Apr 25, 2015. Posted in Blogging In Balance

Recently I was speaking with an employer regarding a few open positions. The conversation regarding benefits went like this: Medical - Yes; Dental - Yes; Retirement - No match - it causes us recruiting issues sometimes. Vacation time - Yes,… read more

Accountants: 3 Things to Never Drop From Your Resume

By Mark Goldman CPA on Apr 4, 2015. Posted in Blogging In Balance

While reviewing resumes of candidates recently and comparing them to the needs of our clients, it occurred to me that while there are many articles pertaining to how short a resume should be (including some I have written), I haven't… read more