Blog Entries tagged 'Robert Half' Blog Entries tagged 'Robert Half' Sat, 01 Jan 2011 12:00:58 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Accounting, finance starting pay to rise 3.1 percent

The unemployment rate may be stubbornly stuck above 9 percent and workers in most professions are afraid to ask for raises and feel like they are doing a lot more for the same pay.

However, this is not the case with accounting and finance professionals. According to Robert Half International's 2011 Salary Guide, starting salaries in these fields are expected to rise an average of 3.1 percent in the coming year. Business analysts, tax accountants and financial analysts are amon [...] Mon, 11 Oct 2010 23:00:00 +0100 tax services senior managers tax accounting managers senior tax accountants Senior financial analysts Senior compliance analysts senior auditors senior auditors salary Robert Half financial analysis managers Finance careers career/management business analysis managers Accounting CFOs signal worsening job market

More bad news on the hiring front.

CFOs say they are less likely to hire people now than they were three months ago.

According to the latest quarterly Robert Half Financial Hiring Index, six percent of chief financial officers said they plan to hire full-time accounting and finance employees during the third quarter of 2010.

In the prior survey conducted three months ago, seven percent of CFOs indicated they planned to add full-time accounting and finance employees d [...] Sun, 06 Jun 2010 23:00:00 +0100 unemployment Robert Half jobs Cash Careers/Management Little hope for near-term job growth

It looks like the unemployment rate is going to remain stubbornly high at near the 10% rate for awhile. This is the conclusion of two studies released Tuesday.

For example, 73 percent of employers told Manpower they have no plans to hire people in the second quarter of this year. This sentiment is unchanged from the survey conducted three months ago.

In addition, 16 percent expect to add to their payrolls while 8 percent anticipate a decrease in employment during the secon [...] Mon, 08 Mar 2010 23:00:00 +0100 Robert Half Manpower jobs Careers/Management