CFOs Cite Time Management as Biggest Work Challenge

March 22, 2011 ( - According to a new Robert Half Management Resources survey, more than one-third (38%) of chief financial officers interviewed cited time management due to competing priorities as their biggest work challenge.

Keeping up with technology and staying current with accounting regulations garnered 30% and 19% of the response, respectively. Thirteen percent of CFOs said achieving work/life balance is the greatest challenge, according to a press release.  

The survey was conducted by an independent research firm and includes responses from 1,400 CFOs from a stratified random sample of U.S. companies with 20 or more employees.