CFO Career Trends
There are some very interesting trends in a recent academic study among Fortune 100 companies. These trends could impact your career trajectory and therefore, might be worth understanding.
AFP EconWatch - April 21, 2014
The manufacturing sector enjoyed a second consecutive month of growth during March, according to the Federal Reserve. Manufacturing output grew 0.5 percent during the month following a significantly upwardly revised 1.4 percent jump during February.
AFP EconWatch - April 14, 2014
Wider margins at retailers and wholesalers led to the fastest single-month gain in producer prices in nine months during March. The Bureau of Labor Statistics' Producer Price Index (PPI) for final demand grew 0.5 percent during the month.
This Week in Corporate Finance: Economy Seeing Gradual Improvement
We continue to live in an interesting world where we can’t quite gain enough evidence and insight to clearly see the path we are on, but the general feeling is one of gradual improvement. This week’s employment report continues to reinforce this Goldilocks narrative; not too hot but not too cool.
AFP EconWatch - April 7, 2014
U.S. employers added 192,000 non-farm jobs in March according to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report that also shows the labor market reached a significant milestone during the month.