MISCONCEPTION ABOUT FINANCE

Traditionally, many students seem to think that marketing and finance are 2 very different disciplines. Finance is all rules and it’s only for those who are good with numbers. Some…

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Disruption in Transaction Banking

Transaction banking is an area that's ripe for disruption. It's a business that historically has had ROEs north of 20% and been very profitable, but an area where client satisfaction…

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8 ways to motivate your team

Reality  Passive or disengaged employees are likely to do the minimum they feel is acceptable and unlikely to give employers the benefit of any discretionary efforts. They may even become…

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Artificial intelligence has the power to take the drudgery out of routine tasks in financial and legal services – but it could also lead to the widespread loss of entry-level jobs

As technology has advanced, it has displaced routine jobs, only to create new, more creative and value-added alternatives. Throughout history, technological progress has often been disruptive, But some experts worry…

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What’s a S.M.A.R.T objective?

An objective is a statement which describes what an individual, team or organisation is hoping to achieve. They can be set at the level of the whole organisation or at divisional, department, team…

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EU experts discussed how to harness the opportunities offered by these new disruptive technologies at recent joint ACCA-EY conference in Brussels.

Technology trends in cloud, big data, mobile and social collaboration are converging to change the ways in which we consume information technology resources, share knowledge and experiences, and access products…

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Review of Financial Markets: Q3 2018

Issues around ‘behavioural finance’ – understanding the true needs of clients – the use of blockchain for greater operational and cost efficiency, and dealing with the many-headed Hydra of the cyber…

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The Deloitte Millennial Survey 2018

Millennials’ confidence in business, loyalty to employers deteriorate Respondents yearn for leaders whose decisions might benefit the world—and their careers Executive summary Following a troubling year, where geopolitical and social…

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