You’ve found an ideal prospect on LinkedIn but have no mutual connections and no introductions to leverage. Your prospect is outside of your network. What do you do? You could ask this person to connect....More
Shares of Facebook Inc, which were
given a boost last week when the social networking company
reported first quarter results that largely met analysts'
expectations, may be over valued, financial newspaper Barron's
said on Sunday...More
Years of badgering Apple to consider
the virtues of taking on debt finally paid off for the
investment banking industry last week - and for two banks in
particular - when the world leader in consumer technology
innovations issued a record-breaking US$17bn of bonds....More
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After 18 months in the industry, all at WFA, I will be leaving the firm. I have not had great success at a wirehouse. It started well in the apprentice period and the first 6 months, but I missed my hurdle at the 9 month mark and have been scraping by ever since. After taking a further look at the requirements for the next 3 years, I realize that my head is going to be on the chopping block for most of that time barring someone in my network hitting the Powerball. I take full responsibility for this, but I will add that my firm has offered me little, if any, support at the local level....More
Challenging economic climates often bring unforeseeable opportunities. New opportunities could, of course, help your clients maximize their potential. With the evolution of new technologies, financial products and account needs, new custodians have emerged to provide specialized services....More