The survey was developed by Accountemps, the world's first and largest specialized staffing service for temporary accounting, finance, and bookkeeping professionals, and conducted by an independent research firm. It was based on telephone interviews with more than 1400 CFOs across the United States.
Executives were asked: Which one of the following do you think is the greatest source of work-related concerns for finance and accounting professionals?
- Heavy workloads - 35%
- Job security - 19%
- Corporate governance mandates/compliance issues - 17%
- Personnel issues (coworker conflicts, office politics) - 14%
- Work/life balance issues - 11%
- None of these - 2%
- Other/Don't Know - 2%