Research Magazine June 2006

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    Surveys have been a vital part of the focus of this column and in my own business as well. By conducting them periodically and studying...

  • All Hail, Gatekeeper!

    By the powers vested in me by Research magazine, I am declaring the month of June "National Gatekeeper Month." Have you hugged your gatekeeper today?...

  • Evaluating "The Number"

    "The Number" was published early this year with a huge marketing budget as well as stellar reviews from the Wall Street Journal and New York...

  • For the Long Term

    The Deficit Reduction Act (DRA) signed February 8, 2006 revised Medicaid's "look-back period" and set up a nationwide long-term care insurance partnership program. As an...

  • Leverage Your Support

    Financial advisors in today's firms are typically offered support from sales assistants, branch managers, staff specialists and wholesalers. Given the variety of support available, how...

  • How to Succeed at the Fed

    In December 1996, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average just above 7,000 and the technology-dominated Nasdaq Composite index under 1,500, Alan Greenspan made his famous...