About Ronda Burchard

Ronda Burchard is the General Manager of Burchard & Associates, Inc. Ronda graduated from Murray State University with a BS in Accounting in 1987. She started her career in public accounting and transitioned to Controller for a privately-held company in St. Louis. In 1995 she blended her accounting and interpersonal skills in the financial recruiting business with Burchard & Associates, Inc. In her spare time she loves the outdoors, hiking and physical fitness, and many walks with Lucy.

What Are The Challenges Your CFO Might Be Facing

The C-Suite can be an intense place; “With great power comes great responsibility” has never been a truer statement. The individuals steering the company ship juggle many duties, the most important of which is ensuring the business doesn’t go under. Not a responsibility to skip out on! Without […]

By |2018-12-19T14:43:41+00:00April 22nd, 2016|

How To Ask For A Promotion

Asking for a promotion can be a truly intimidating event. You know a promotion is deserved, you know you are qualified, and yet sitting down with a superior and arguing your case is a gigantic leap. It can be difficult to make yourself feel vulnerable, especially to higher-ups in […]

By |2018-01-04T13:41:13+00:00April 6th, 2016|

CPA Exam Resources

Studying for a CPA exam is no small task. With the test lasting 14 hours, an immense amount of studying must be put in to test preparation in order to see passing results.

Because the task at hand is so large, it can be difficult to ensure you are studying the most […]

By |2018-12-19T14:39:43+00:00March 24th, 2016|

4 CPA Benefits

The decision to become a CPA can be a difficult one to make; the process toward earning a CPA license is of course known as being one of the more difficult professional pursuits. The certification test is no breeze, and the costs associated with earning the title can be […]

By |2018-01-04T13:41:13+00:00February 18th, 2016|

How Many Hats Does Your CFO Wear?

Being a company’s CFO might come with the flashy title, but it also comes with significant responsibilities. Sure, every employee has their own key responsibilities (if they didn’t, there wouldn’t be a reason to have them on payroll), but CFO responsibilities directly impact the success and continued success […]

By |2018-12-19T14:34:16+00:00February 18th, 2016|

Is Career Coaching For You

When it comes to big changes in your career, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and anxious. A lot of decisions come into play, and it can be difficult to see the full picture. Career coaching can be just what you are looking for. These trained professionals offer an unbiased opinion and work as a sounding board to help […]

By |2018-01-04T13:41:13+00:00February 2nd, 2016|

Top Career Posts of 2015

Looking to start 2016 with maximum career motivation? You’re in luck! We’ve compiled a few of our favorite career blog posts over the past year that address a variety of career topics, ranging from consulting to financial job search resources. Be sure to sign up for our newsletter to receive monthly updates from Burchard & Associates.

Happy reading and […]

By |2018-01-04T13:41:13+00:00January 4th, 2016|

The Benefits of Employee Recognition

The holidays are time to reflect and give thanks for the important people in your life. Family and friends gather together to spend time, honor traditions, and make new memories.

This season of gratitude is the perfect time to also reflect on whether your employees and direct reports are also aware of the importance they hold both in […]

By |2018-01-04T13:41:13+00:00December 22nd, 2015|