Changing Jobs without Burning Bridges

Americans have been quitting their jobs in record numbers in recent months, with 4.5 million workers putting in their notice in November. And while having a conversation with your boss to tell them you’ve decided to quit can be stressful, it doesn’t have to be, “Money Court” judge and O’Shares ETFs chairman Kevin O’Leary tells…

The Battle of Future Investments

The State Treasurer is putting ESG in the political crosshairs by divesting from an asset manager based on its environmental and sustainable approach to investing. West Virginia’s Board of Treasury Investments, which manages $8 billion in state operating funds, has dropped BlackRock money market funds from its portfolio, citing concerns over the firm’s focus on…

BlackRock and ESG Investment

The ESG Phenomenon: BlackRock Developments in and around the ESG investment space. BlackRock BlackRock has launched two new funds within its active sustainable range in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The US asset management group has launched the BGF Climate Action Multi-Asset Fund and the BGF Climate Action Equity Fund. (This news service has a…

Top 3 investment themes you should consider

If you usually check the medias, the most common word you’ll see is “Investment”. The markets are currently welcoming more entrepreneurs than they’ve ever had. The number of successful Entrepreneurs is rising and each one of them is bringing more people into business through different ways: Consulting, Influence on social media, word-of-mouth… Many people are…

BANKS ARE EMBRACING DIGITAL CHANGE!

IN A POST-PANDEMIC WORLD, SOCIAL MEDIA CONVERSIONS WILL DRIVE BANKS’ SUCCESS   The past year highlighted the growing importance of digital customer experiences in the financial services industry as COVID-19 continued to accelerate the pace of digitization. Unable to connect in person, consumers turned to digital tools. One survey conducted between late March and early…

Between jobs? Oh, I Binged a LOT of Netflix!

Why a significant gap on your CV/resume isn’t as bad as you think   We’re going to talk about significant gaps in experience in this edition. Why? Because when I posted a recent poll a lot of LinkedIn members indicated they have one. 45 percent out of nearly 1,600 votes is fairly significant. If this poll is…