Career Advancement

Exclusive Sponsor

Robert Half

Looking to advance in your career? Welcome to the APA's new Career Center, sponsored by global talent solutions firm Robert Half.

Here you'll find resources for creating a winning resume, acing the job interview, and more. Plus, there is a wealth of content devoted to helping you effectively manage and develop your payroll staff.

Career Advancement has everything you need to keep your career – and your department – on track!

Job Seekers Want the Freedom to Choose Where They Work

Listen to the PayTalk Podcast, Episode 17: Hybrid Workforce: Tempering Sweatpants and Socialization, as Paul McDonald, Senior Executive Director at Robert Half, discusses what the future holds for employers, employees and job seekers.

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It Pays to Know Accounting Salaries

With salary forecasts based on actual job placements, the Robert Half 2021 Salary Guide for Accounting and Finance Professionals offers the most accurate starting pay ranges for over 190 positions.

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Robert Half Talent Solutions

Special Report: Demand for Skilled Accounting and Finance Talent Rising

Read our updated report to learn what the post-pandemic chapter of work will look like. Get tips for creating hiring plans and strategies that meet the demands of a changing workforce and retaining on-demand talent.

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Membership Discount Program

As the exclusive talent solutions partner of the APA, Robert Half is pleased to provide discounts on services to APA members:

Finance & Accounting Contract Talent – $25 savings on each new assignment (minimum of 40 hours), up to a maximum of 4 assignments, for a total saving of $100

Finance & Accounting Permanent Placement – 10% off our published full-time placement fee for each new order

Robert Half Direct (a digital option for permanent hire via our online platform) – $500 off starter pricing plan when order is placed via online hiring platform

For more information, call 855-978-3730 or visit You must provide your APA membership information at the time of order to take advantage of these member savings. This discount offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts. Program discounts are available in the U.S. only.