Beat the Odds—Win with M&A

      How can your company be one of the minority of firms who capture the elusive benefits of successful merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions? Yes, it’s well documented that only a minority of companies actually pull off their M&A deals successfully—just look at these facts: 70% of M&A transactions fail to achieve intended revenue increases […]

Career Growth

August 3, 2016

C-Suite Professionals of the World, Ignite!

    By Kathy Graham, Founder, The HQ Companies The word “ignite” means to arouse, spark, instigate, excite, provoke, stimulate—to rally, to jump-start. Today’s CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CMOs, CHROs, CIOs, and GCs need to provide that spark to move their own careers forward. Why? Because three years ago, the World Trade Organization’s “Global Value Chains […]

Financial Smarts

July 16, 2016

Protect Your Investments from Repeat Offenders

Take 650,000 registered financial advisers in the U.S. today managing over $30 trillion of investable assets. Know that a little over half of all American households sought advice from a financial adviser in 2010 = 64 million households representing some 153 million people in 2010 used a financial adviser…and that number hasn’t declined. One out […]

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