IMG_1078You’re Checking My Credit History Before You Hire Me?!?

Should a job candidate’s credit history be a factor in hiring decisions? A sizable percentage of respondents in an informal poll of Columbus Business First readers indicates a “yes” vote. I speculate that the accounting profession would weigh in with an … Continued

DHG Facebook Careers PostWhat Has Your Accounting Firm Done For The Community?

Without question, the accounting profession is pretty good about community service and “giving back.” We all regularly read and hear so much about public accounting firms and corporate accounting departments participating in a wide variety of charitable events whether it’s … Continued

Content Marketing StrategyMarketing Budgets: What to Save, What to Ax

When revenues are down, businesses usually slash marketing budgets first, right? Marketers fight for those budgets, knowing they need firepower to keep the almighty market share slice intact. Has this been a challenge at your public accounting firm or company? … Continued

Act Like a Boss, Speak Like a Boss

The other night at a Minor League baseball game my teenage son was complaining to me about one of his teachers. This led to a discussion about the “bosses” that everyone has in their lives. We talked about how we … Continued

LuggageAdapting to Today’s Clients: Are You?

In a recent discussion with a CPA, the topic of a handful of her competitors nickel-and-diming business clients came up. This makes me think of the airline industry and how certain airlines take this to the extreme. I suspect that … Continued