Job Search Lessons Learned From Famous Summer Olympic Moments

Olympic athletes spend years preparing for their moment at an Olympic games. Daily practice, nutrition, coaching, support systems, setting goals, perseverance, and mental strength are all needed to experience that magical moment on the podi…

Talent Shortage: Accounting & Finance in Chicago


According to the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, Chicago is second to New York in terms of accounting jobs, with over 80,000 people working as accountants, auditors, or bookkeeping clerks. The sixth and seventh largest firms (Grant Thornton and BDO Seidman, respectively) are headquartered in Chicago. Accountants and financial analysts with two to five years’ experience are in high demand. It is also a financial hub in the Midwest with many large banks and financial services companies established in the city.

Our Favorite Articles on Hiring

In this candidate-driven market, hiring digital talent is more challenging than ever. Whether you’re struggling with finding candidates with the right skills or attracting talent who fit in culturally, we’re here to help. We’ve collected our favorite hiring articles, ranging from recruiting tips, interview tricks and more!

RPO: Decreasing Your Cost of Vacancy & Improving Your Talent

Every company leader knows that the biggest cost of doing business is most often labor. Employee wages, benefits, payroll, and taxes can comprise up to 70% of a company’s cost structure, and that number is rising as the economy improves.   Another cost frequently associated with labor is the cost involved in hiring and turnover. […]

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8 Must-Haves for Your LinkedIn Profile

We all know that LinkedIn is an invaluable tool—there are currently over 128 million profiles and counting! Keeping your profile updated makes it easier to find your next job when the time comes—even if you’re not currently engaged in a search. Here are eight tips to polish up your profile: