Which has better payoff – CFA or FRM? Here is my experience

The Question - CFA and/or FRM? Many people ask me this question when they see both CFA charter and FRM certificate after my name. The questions typically revolve around whether they should take CFA exams [...]

2018-05-20T05:44:52+00:00April 21st, 2018|WORD OF WISDOM|

Career Success in the New Work Environment for Investment Professionals

I had an interesting read about Career Success in the New Work Environment , available at the CFA Institute website, which focuses a lot on self awareness, awareness of the environment and career planning and navigation. [...]

2018-05-06T15:35:13+00:00July 17th, 2016|WORD OF WISDOM|

Banking and Finance Hiring Trend in Singapore

Our friend Loretta Chan has posted an interesting article in linkedin. Review and Forecast: The Corporate and Institutional Banking hiring trend in Singapore Increasingly, the spotlight is moving towards the so-called emerging second-tier banks, where, [...]

2018-05-06T15:38:16+00:00January 28th, 2016|WORD OF WISDOM|

TED: Silverspoon or Scrapper?

Here's an motivating sharing from Regina Hartley, HR director at UPS on whether the company should hire Silverspoon or Scrapper? https://www.ted.com/talks/regina_hartley_why_the_best_hire_might_not_have_the_perfect_resume/transcript?language=en#t-330426 Best quote: Take this resume. This guy's parents give him up for adoption. He [...]

2018-05-06T15:35:14+00:00January 17th, 2016|WORD OF WISDOM|