Professional qualifications, relevant work experience and strong communication skills are the most significant assets entry-level accountancy candidates must possess in order to cut it in the profession and earn job success, according to a report which surveyed 149 financial and accountancy industry employers.
With exam results season in full swing, the London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) and accountancy job site GAAPweb today launched a joint industry report which shows that 46% of employers place importance on a professional qualification when looking for entry-level candidates.
The report – which explores what financial accounting employers want – also [...]
Halogen Software, a provider of cloud-based talent management solutions announced its third quarter financial results for fiscal year 2013. The results included a record quarter for Halogen with total revenue increased 27% from Q3 2012 to $12.3 million. Revenue generated internationally (excluding Canada) also increase by 66% over Q3 2012.
Halogen notes that much of the new growth comes from strong customer acquisition across a range of markets and locations including banking, health, technology and the non-profit industries. Customer retention stayed above 90% and cash flow stayed positive at $2.2 million.
Halogen CEO, Paul Loucks says growth was driven by [...]