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I doubt the controversy around whether CFOs “need” a CPA or an MBA is going to die down anytime soon. There are lots of opinions … just ask 10 different people. If you’re the candidate without a CPA, you probably … Continue reading

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What Employers Want from CFOs

Executive coach Mike Smith did a great job of summarizing comments made by Spencer Stuart’s Karen Quint at a chapter meeting of FEI. Some very key points from that presentation include this one … “Karen mentioned that the time to … Continue reading

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Back in March of 2007, I authored an article on CFO career trends. Here’s an exerpt: CPA CFOs are the candidates of the future. A CPA CFO with operational experience will offer a compelling value proposition. The catalyst for “Who … Continue reading

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