5 Ways to Build Your Firm’s Talent: Part III – The Double Check Combo

    The people a firm hires, promotes, and retains are undeniably critical to corporate profitability and success. Reviewing the different approaches available for management to choose from—most of which tout that their system, metric, or methodology is THE BEST and works ALWAYS and in ALL SITUATIONS—made me realize that first thinking about a specific company’s environment […]

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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