7 Secrets to Hiring Exceptional Seasonal Staff for Accounting Firms

Tips & tricks from Dawn Brolin, CPA, CFE on how to hire & onboard exceptional seasonal staff.

by Dawn Brolin

Now that extension season is over, it’s time to get serious about recruiting for seasonal help. Even if your firm isn’t heavy into tax, it’s worth investing a little time to ensure you can tap into the right resources when you do need extra help. Based on my own wins and losses in the recruitment of temporary help, I share these ideas for “staffing up” a little smarter in preparation for tax season and other client engagements.

Dawn Brolin
CPA, CFE
Powerful Accounting
Dawn is a Certified Public Accountant and Managing Member of Powerful Accounting, LLC - a nationally recognized accounting, tax and QuickBooks Consulting firm. She discovered the importance of the relationship between good accounting records, good business processes and running a successful business through her own experience as a business owner and now strives to "leave people better than she found them". Working with small to medium sized businesses including, contractors, non-profits, retailers and service providers, Dawn provides accounting, write-up, reporting, offsite CFO resources, tax return preparation and audit support services.