Staying Organized

Staying Organized at Work: A Busy Leader’s Guide

If you’re like many employees in companies across the country, one of your New Year’s Resolutions this year was to (finally…) get organized at work. So, how’s it going? We made it through month one but staying organized takes concerted effort all year round. Plus, when you’re feeling frazzled, it makes staying organized at work … Continued

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bpo providers

Should I Switch BPO Providers? When to Stick and When to Switch

Choosing the right outsourcing provider can be a tough decision, and once it’s done, many companies want to stick with their vendor. There are, however, several situations that beg the question, should we move on from our current provider? When these situations arise, it can have severe negative effects, from missed targets to dissatisfied customers. … Continued

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Motivating Your Team in 2019: Creating A Culture of Ownership

Everyone wants an engaged team ready to work hard every day, but motivating your team is tough. Also, with even the best motivation – be it rewards and recognition, positive reinforcement or ongoing training – all your efforts can fail if they are not done authentically. Motivation alone can only go so far, unless your … Continued

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Accounting Talent: In-house Vs. Outsourced Teams

It is no secret that finding quality accounting talent can be extraordinarily difficult in today’s hiring environment. In 2015, 90 percent of CFOs reported difficulty finding qualified talent for accounting positions. For all but the largest and most prestigious firms, this obstacle is the one most likely to shatter expectations of creating a best-in-class accounting … Continued

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The Art of Making the Right Decision

As a leader, you’re faced with all kinds of decisions, many of them far-reaching choices that could change the course of your operation and your business. And although many managers pride themselves on making decisions easily, some find themselves grappling with the “What if?” that plagues the less decisive. Even “good decision-makers” can get stuck … Continued

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Today’s Top Recruiting Trend: Social Recruiting

Using social media to recruit employees isn’t necessarily new but with Facebook’s Jobs Dashboard update and LinkedIn’s recently launched Talent Insights, social recruiting is heading to the next level. In fact, experts say that social recruiting in a trend that’s here to stay. So how do you use these tools to their highest capability and … Continued

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In-house Cloud Deployment Vs. BPaaS: What’s the Difference?

Business Process as a Service is the newest way to bring efficiency to in-house accounting teams. For many, combining the cloud and outsourcing sounds like an ultimate solution but what if you’re just interested in self-deployment of cloud-based solutions? Find out why BPaaS jumps leaps and bounds over an in-house cloud-based ERP any day in … Continued

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Considering Outsourcing Back Office? Here’s the Pros & Cons

Though the specific back office needs of each company may vary according to size and industry, there are many general back-office needs that are common to virtually every sizable company. These include important administrative functions like accounting, data entry, order processing, data collection, market research, and much more. At first, administrative work may not seem … Continued

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Work-Life Balance

Fall Focus: Managing Work-Life Balance When You’re Super Busy

Across the country, the school season has begun. And along with football games and pumpkin-spice lattes, you’re sure to see things start to get pretty hectic around the office in the next few months. From after-school activities to planning for the holidays, watch out because the crazy fall season starts now. So with family commitments … Continued

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Empowering Recruiters While Harnessing AI

No matter where you look, artificial intelligence (AI) has become the most-talked about topic in recruiting. And while it’s true that recruiting AI has changed the game in the field of talent acquisition, tech can’t completely replace human intelligence. For many recruiters, implementing AI or tech while still utilizing people has become a bit of a … Continued

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outsourcing mistakes

Top Outsourcing Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

If you’re new to outsourcing, you may wonder which outsourcing best practices you should follow and what pitfalls to avoid to create a successful partnership. You’re not alone. There’s no shortage of stories from fellow business owners about outsourcing relationships that fail. Don’t let that happen to you. Find out the top outsourcing mistakes and … Continued

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