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  • 10 Commandments For The Inspirational Leader
    10 Commandments For The Inspirational Leader

    The Foundation of Business Solutions

    by Michele Wierzgac, MSEd

    There are so many theories in leadership ranging from vision to self-awareness to service. The simplest way to develop your leadership skills is to have a work ethic mixed with a solid foundation of core values.
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  • Empower Retirement Launches Custom Managed Account Service with Advisors
    Empower Retirement Launches Custom Managed Account Service with Advisors

    Introduces Advisor Managed Accounts with independent advisory firms

    Empower Retirement today announced a new means of delivering customized advisory services to workers saving for retirement through close collaboration with the skills and expertise of financial advisors.
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  • Golf and Investing: Back to Basics
    Golf and Investing: Back to Basics

    Ups, downs, hot streaks, bad breaks & rallies... why do we keep coming back?

    by Steve Selengut

    Is it luck or skill that gets us to the goals and objectives we set for ourselves--- gimmicks and software programs or practice and understanding? How many golfers are still using the putter they started with decades ago at a nine-hole cow pasture?
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  • Customers Are Ready For An Insurance Makeover…
    Customers Are Ready For An Insurance Makeover…

    Listening to your clients is more essential than ever to sustainable growth

    by Denise Garth

    Listening to the customer has never been more essential to sustainable growth than today. Today’s customers care about how they are served. They care about where they are served, when they are served, how they are served and who is serving them.
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  • TIAA Launches National Higher Ed Financial Education Initiative
    TIAA Launches National Higher Ed Financial Education Initiative

    Too many Americans 'lack the financial knowledge they need to thrive'

    Leading financial services provider TIAA today announced the launch of TIAA FinSights, a national financial education initiative designed to give college students the skills to attain lifelong financial success.
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  • Athene Explores Consumer Biases in Retirement Savings
    Athene Explores Consumer Biases in Retirement Savings

    New Online video series examines longevity risk and consumer perception of retirement security

    Athene USA (“Athene”), a leading provider of retirement savings products, announced the launch of a four-part video series created in partnership with Wall Street Journal Custom Content examining common behavioral biases that hinder retirement planning.
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  • Are Insurance Innovation Programs in Good Shape? How Do They Know?
    Are Insurance Innovation Programs in Good Shape? How Do They Know?

    New Assessment Gives Insurers a 'Wellness' Check of Innovation Efforts

    ITL Advisory, the strategic consulting arm of Insurance Thought Leadership Inc., is offering insurance companies a new innovation assessment service, designed to evaluate whether their programs have critical elements for success—especially considering A.M. Best's plan to begin evaluating insurance company innovation efforts.
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  • Are There Financial Benefits To Having A Tech-Savvy Board?
    Are There Financial Benefits To Having A Tech-Savvy Board?

    MIT Sloan study identifies a 'new financial performance differentiator'

    Along with opportunities, the digital era brings many risks for companies, such as cybersecurity breaches and business model disruptions. As a result, it’s important for all business leaders to be digitally conversant.
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  • A Quarter of Taxpayers Don’t Know the Tax Filing Deadline
    A Quarter of Taxpayers Don’t Know the Tax Filing Deadline

    Survey: Majority of Americans Still In the Dark on Key Changes to Tax Rules, Worried About Impact of Government Shutdown

    Americans are faced with the implications of several changes this tax season. It will be the first filing season under the new federal tax law, which ushered in the most significant set of changes to the U.S. tax code in thirty years.
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  • Too Many Americans Are Still in The Dark About Getting Financial Advice
    Too Many Americans Are Still in The Dark About Getting Financial Advice

    Nearly half incorrectly believe all advisors are legally obligated to act in clients’ best interest

    Nearly half of Americans surveyed (48 percent) mistakenly believe all financial advisors are required by law to always act in their clients’ best interest, according to new data from leading digital wealth manager Personal Capital.
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  • What Keeps CEOs Up At Night?
    What Keeps CEOs Up At Night?

    Their #1 challenge today is finding the right talent

    While “people problems” have traditionally been siloed under Human Resources departments, the Annual CEO Benchmarking Report 2019 by The Predictive Index (PI) finds talent optimization challenges are actually keeping CEOs awake at night.
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  • Credit Card Debt Hits An All Time High
    Credit Card Debt Hits An All Time High

    Consumers racked up $67 billion in 2018, displaying a tendency to over-borrow and spend frivolously

    The personal-finance website WalletHub today released its latest Credit Card Debt Study, which found that consumers racked up $67 billion in credit card debt during 2018, sending outstanding debt to an all-time record high
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  • Career Development: Paving Your Own Way To Success
    Career Development: Paving Your Own Way To Success

    Four Reasons Every Professional Should Have a Strategic Plan for Personal Development

    by Tra Williams

    If you are serious about growing your business, everyone on your team needs a strategic plan for their own development that is separate from and exceeds the company’s current needs. Here’s why.
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