NICSA To Honor Leaders in Asset Management Industry at October GMM

NICSA To Honor Leaders in Asset Management Industry at October GMM
Author: NICSA Don’t miss the opportunity to celebrate excellence in innovation at NICSA’s General Membership Meeting in early October. As we do each year, NICSA will be recognizing outstanding leadership in the global asset management industry at its GMM in Boston.

NICSA Welcomes ICI President at October GMM

NICSA Welcomes ICI President at October GMM
Author: NICSA One thing that makes NICSA’s 2017 General Membership Meeting a can’t-miss event is hearing from one of the biggest names in industry policy. NICSA is very pleased to feature Paul Schott Stevens, President and CEO of the Investment Company Institute (ICI), as a renowned keynote speaker at this year’s General Membership Meeting.

TREND GURU JEREMY GUTSCHE TO UNLOCK INNOVATION AT NICSA’S GMM

TREND GURU JEREMY GUTSCHE TO UNLOCK INNOVATION AT NICSA’S GMM
Author: NICSA “On the forefront of cool” may not be something you’d expect at a financial industry trade event. But this is no ordinary event. This year’s GMM will focus on technology and innovation, and joining our line-up of impressive speakers is trend guru Jeremy Gutsche, an award winning innovation expert and “intellectual can of Red Bull.” The theme of the GMM, “Leveraging Innovation to Drive Growth,” focuses on the work and experience of business leaders in the asset management industry.

Strategic Leadership Forum 2016 | Call for Presentations

Strategic Leadership Forum 2016 | Call for Presentations
NICSA member service providers are invited to submit breakout session proposals for NICSA's 2016 Strategic Leadership Forum. There are 12 breakout session spots available (3 consecutive breakouts in 4 different time slots).

EQ | 6 tips to becoming a star performer

EQ | 6 tips to becoming a star performer

A recent NICSA webinar featuring a speaker from Eaton Vance and expert Jen Shirkani, president and CEO of the Penumbra Group, took a look at research showing that employees with high EQ have more successful careers, make more money, and have more influence. Here are 6 tips and tools for developing your EQ and boosting your star power.

4 solutions for common project management problems

4 solutions for common project management problems

Projects are a fact of life. That’s why an effective, step-by-step project management process can benefit everyone. But, even with a process in place, problems can arise. Take a look at these 4 solutions to some common, everyday project management problems.

Financial Times Feature | The (advisory) ties that bind executive pay

Financial Times Feature | The (advisory) ties that bind executive pay
In this Financial Times feature, co-authors by Bob Pozen, senior lecturer at the Harvard Business School and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and Theresa Hamacher, President, NICSA discuss the reasons for advisory versus binding shareholder initiatives relative to executive compensation.

How to boost your learning agility and other career building tips

How to boost your learning agility and other career building tips

Responding to more than a decade of market volatility, financial services firms regularly ask employees to do more with less.

In this NICSA News webinar recap, we highlight advice from career planning experts on how to take an active role in assessing your professional path, while preparing for the next opportunity.

You write “advisor,” and I write “adviser”

You write “advisor,” and I write “adviser”
Anyone who writes about the investment industry eventually must confront a difficult question: What’s the correct spelling of the word that forms the second half of the acronym FA?

Up, down and sideways | Language in emails

Up, down and sideways | Language in emails
Enron’s spectacular failure has much to teach us – about codes of ethics, the need for transparency and the implications of language. Yes, language. Enron’s email was acquired by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission during its investigation of the company’s collapse – and the “corpus” of over 600,000 emails from 150+ employees has proved fertile ground for language researchers.

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