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At some point in our careers, we’re asked to create, divulge, or simply talk about our 5-year plan. It’s something that we're asked to do as young as high school, yet, coming up with a 5-year plan can become nerve-wracking and sometimes may make you feel uncertain or lost. It’s perfectly okay to feel that way, but not doing something about, or worse, not updating it, is not. Whether your plan involves wronging for one of the...
Working for the job of your dreams is something we aspire to. We get to do what we love and we love the company we work for, especially if you found it at Dallas Accounting Jobs. The salary is amazing, the responsibilities are challenging and you feel fulfilled. Except for one crucial detail: you don’t like the company culture. This can range from being too rigid or too laid back; too much structure or to collaborative. Whatever...
Dallas has been named the best place for jobs in the latest edition of Forbes' annual list. In the ranking, Dallas is defined as the metro area including Plano and Irving. It's ranked first among America’s 70 largest metro areas. The last time Texas topped the list was the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos area in 2012. The Bay Area took every year in between with the exception of Silicon Valley in 2014.    According to...
In-person interviews are the norm. Phone interviews are commonplace. But now Skype calls are becoming a trend that’s being more widely accepted, especially in the digitally connected world we live in. Skype interviews combine the easy communication of a phone interview with the personability of an in-person interview; and all right from your home or office!  However, that doesn’t mean you should put on your comfy clothes...
Being a nervous for an interview is okay, especially if it’s your dream job that you got by using Dallas Accounting Jobs’ job board. The company you’ve always wanted to work for calls you up, you set an interview, and you’re ready to give it your all, except you start using cringe-worthy words that mess you up! There is nothing more off-putting than a candidate who cannot articulate their words well and express...
An interview can be a make it or break it moment for most people. This is your one shot to make a great impression to land that job you’ve been eyeing in your career. However, there are certain things, or hacks as they’re now referred to, that you can do to give you a competitive edge above the rest of the applicants.  Dallas Accounting Jobs already gives you an advantage by pairing you with the best available jobs in...
A great business has several moving parts that all work like clockwork. A great idea, the means to do it, and an incredible team. In fact, teamwork is a crucial part of the success of any business. That’s why it’s important to find the right people for any job your company may need. The question is how do you find it? How can you determine which candidates are superior and which ones can fit your company culture?...
The accounting department plays an integral role in any business. Keeping balances and managing payroll are just a few elements that an accountant does. However, an accountant provides much more value than is first presented. Though the importance of an accountant is merited, here are 7 proven ways that an accountant may improve your business. Reinforced Internal Controls One of the most underrated roles and accountant is...
Want to find a new job but don’t want your current company or boss to know about it? Well there are certain guidelines that can help keep your search on the ‘down low’. FIRST OF ALL, TRY NOT TO SEARCH FOR A JOB ON COMPANY TIME. BUT IF YOU HAVE TO, USE YOUR SMARTPHONE TO CHECK OUT WWW.DALLASACCOUNTINGJOBS.COM YOU SHOULD ALSO LINK ANY JOB ALERTS TO A PERSONAL EMAIL, NOT YOUR CURRENT WORK EMAIL. Having a 3rd party...
Whether you're transitioning to a new job, or just looking for a change, job boards are the premier place to discover new opportunities. But when you examine a bit closer, job boards offer more than just a new position; they can also help your career flourish. Take a look at some of these innovative and efficient ways job boards can help build your career Learn New Skills It’s no surprise that you need a plethora of...
Each year, more and more employees are becoming open to the idea of employees telecommuting. If the idea seems appealing to you, why not check out a few of the curses and blessings of working from home? Clearing up The Myths Before you consider working from home , let us dispel a few common myths. First, you won’t be able to nap in the middle of the day, unless you plan on working later in the evening. Even then, it...
You know you have the right stuff, that’s why you’re on the Dallas Accounting Jobs’ board. You have the skillset, you know the job climate, and you know everything there is to know about your industry. You submit your resume and get a response back asking for a phone interview. You may be jumping for joy, but are you ready for that next step? Often times, qualified applicants lose out on big opportunities because of their...