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How to Find Top Accounting and Finance Talent Amidst Economic Uncertainty

How to Find Top Accounting and Finance Talent Amidst Economic Uncertainty - The Panther Group

The economy is uneven right now. Some sectors are thriving, while others are suffering. No matter where you fit on this spectrum, you can’t afford to be without accounting and finance talent. The challenge is finding the best people for your organization and decide the best way to add them to your team. Consider these… Read more

2020 Is Behind Us – What Did It Tell Us About our Careers?

HR Professionals Are on the Front Lines To Defeat Unconscious Bias - The Panther Group

For many of us, looking back on our 2020 personal and professional goals is mostly good for a laugh. Who could have guessed what 2020 had in store for us? If your goals were along the lines of “travel more” or “conduct more client meetings in person,” you may be feeling like a bit of… Read more

HR Professionals Are on the Front Lines To Defeat Unconscious Bias

HR Professionals Are on the Front Lines To Defeat Unconscious Bias - The Panther Group

As business leaders have become more cognizant of the need to address unconscious bias, there has been an increasing top-down commitment to meeting it head-on. While this is excellent news, HR has an important role to play as well. After all, human resources is often a new employee’s first exposure to the organization, so it’s… Read more

Sustainable Development Of Your Team and Business’s Diversity Goals

Sustainable Development Of Your Team and Business's Diversity Goals - The Panther Group

The modern workplace cannot be contained inside the borders of one region. In today’s inter-connected world, it makes no sense to leave exceptional talent on the table just because the individual is located on the other side of the country from the employer. The problem is this reality makes the job market even more competitive… Read more

5 Attributes of A Team Player – Do You Have These?

5 Attributes of A Team Player – Do You Have These? - The Panther Group

Team players: job seekers claim to be one; employers say they want them. But what qualities constitute a team player? At first blush, “someone who works well with others” seems to be an adequate definition. That’s certainly part of it, but there is a little more to being a team player than that. Consider these… Read more

3 Workplace Flexibility and Leave Concepts That Are Now A Part of the National Discussion

3 Workplace Flexibility and Leave Concepts That Are Now A Part of the National Discussion - The Panther Group

The COVID-19 pandemic revealed the need for a more flexible approach to workforce management. Companies suddenly found that if they wanted to keep their best people happy, productive and on the team, they needed to be adaptable. The weaknesses the virus revealed don’t exist in a vacuum. Smart policies developed now will transfer to future… Read more

Tips for Adjusting To Remote Work Long-Term

Tips for Adjusting To Remote Work Long-Term - The Panther Group

In March 2020, when many of us were suddenly thrust into the world of remote work, we thought it would be just a couple of weeks and were willing to make do with whatever we had on hand. Now that it’s a long term or, for some, permanent workplace reality. That means that even if… Read more

Partnerships Built For A Lifetime – Founded on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Partnerships Built For A Lifetime - The Panther Group

At The Panther Group, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) is not a box to be checked or a half-hearted initiative, it is built into the very fiber of the company. The company was founded in 1992 as Total Technical Services, Inc. by Kelvin Bernard with DE&I in the forefront and is a certified Minority-Owned Business… Read more

Developing Your Career Takes Time, Investment, and Precision

Developing Your Career Takes Time, Investment, and Precision - The Panther Group

Throughout the pandemic, many professionals have taken the time to think about their careers. With a little extra downtime, It was the perfect opportunity time to consider how their career is progressing and assess  if it is moving in the right direction. For many, that meant refocusing on career development.   If you are one of the many individuals considering your professional development, you may wonder the… Read more

Work-Life Balance May Be Harder Than Ever to Achieve – Work-Life Integration May Be the New Normal

Work-Life-Integration, Not Work-Life-Balance - May Be the New Normal - The Panther Group

The key to finding work-balance is not just waiting it out when times are tough but making the best of the available time you have now. If you are working from home, you may have more job flexibility. That flexibility can have a downside. If you can work anytime, it’s tempting to work ALL the… Read more