CFP Board Touts ‘Amazing’ Boost in Brand Recognition
Annual $10 million in advertising paying off, says CEO Kevin Keller, with awareness of the mark among Board's target demographics now matching that of CPAs.
FINRA BrokerCheck Ad Campaign Supported by Huge Fine Volume
FINRA's $3.5 million campaign compares hiring a broker without checking BrokerCheck to other "leap-before-you-look" mistakes.
8 Super Super Bowl Numbers
From $600 million to the lowly zero, some intriguing numbers behind the Super Bowl frenzy.
Top 10 Most Ridiculous Luxury Items: 2013
With money to burn, how much would you pay for a yacht, an iPhone or even a hamburger?
NFL, Concussions and Brokers: The Dangers of Denial
Exploring the parallels between the brokerage world and the NFL's denials on the dangers of concussions.
6 Bad Athlete Charities
All that money and all those good intentions don’t make foundations immune from mismanagement. Maybe they should have hired better advisors.
Advisory Firm Owner: Do You Really Want to Be Big Brother?
So there are multiple digital tools out there for monitoring every minute of your employees' time in the office, including the websites and apps they're using. I tried it, and here's what I learned.
IRS Takes Out NFL ‘Hit Man’ Bill Romanowski
Former NFL linebacker Bill Romanowski was on the losing end of a $4.75 million IRS judgment over horse-breeding expenses.
Home Grown: Talent Tips From K-State’s Football Coach
In my work, I have found that most advisory firms have a lot to learn from Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder about recruiting employees and preparing them to succeed.
Business of Sports: 7 Big Sponsorships by Prudential
An obvious key advertising arena is sports, and Prudential is a big player. Fans would have a hard time not associating a “piece of the rock” with their favorite teams, from the Yankees to the Devils to the Red Bulls.