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Scoping Out the Talent
It's a buyer's market, but making smart hires remains far from easy. February 1, 2009
Swinging the Axe
Job-cutting has begun in earnest. But will the axe be wielded wisely? January 30, 2009
With Money Tight, Who Should Get Pay Hikes?
Only the cream of your crop, one expert advises. Also to be decided: how many to reward, and how truthful to be. January 26, 2009
Rank-and-File See Bleak Future
Pessimism about jobs among accounting and finance workers hits an all-time high, but ironically the recession may offer opportunities. January 22, 2009
Layoffs Mean Lawsuits
With potentially costly legal claims by dismissed employees soaring, CFOs should make sure job-elimination plans are airtight. January 22, 2009
Why Employees Are Like Napkins...
...and other observations from finance-savvy HR experts about the difficult job of downsizing. January 15, 2009
Layoffs Take a (Brief) Holiday
Likely it's a year-end anomaly, as signs of economic problems are hardly abating. But the job losses continue at AMD, Interface Inc., Kemet, Textron, and Unisys. December 31, 2008
The People Puzzle
Re-training America's workers: Thousands of workers are losing their jobs. America now faces the hard task of getting them back to work. December 30, 2008
Even in Hard Times, Retention's Not Easy
Think your top finance talent won't be getting better offers in a weak job market? Think again. Now is the time to redouble efforts to identify and keep them, experts say. December 18, 2008
Nobody Doesn't Like...Outsourcing?
Sara Lee joins a growing number of companies that are sending their finance work to low-cost third parties. December 11, 2008