Advisors Overwhelmingly Prefer LinkedIn Over Facebook, Twitter
New report from Practical Perspectives finds that 9 in 10 advisors use LinkedIn, far more than any other social media platform.
LinkedIn Yields Next-Gen Wealth Transfer Clients
Advisors are using LinkedIn to successfully reach younger wealth-management clients, says the National Bank of Canada and Hootsuite.
What Makes Social Media Users Donate to Charity?
"Trust the messenger, not the medium" appears to be the motto of charitably inclined social media users, according to the American Red Cross.
9 TED Talks Every Financial Advisor Must Watch
The ClientWise team has compiled their favorite, most inspirational and funniest TED Talks yet!
6 Ways to Lure Clients Graduating From Robo-Advisors
When investors outgrow automated advice, they’re going to look for a certain kind of advisor.
10 Job Skills Employers Want From College Grads
What employers are looking for is not so much a specific major but a set of skills that are sorely lacking in the job market.
Financial Advisors Miss the Mark on Business Growth Goals: FPA
A new study from the FPA Research and Practice Institute found that more than half of advisors believe their business development efforts are failing.
SEC, FINRA Enforcement: Ticket-Brokering Pump-and-Dump Scheme Halted
Meanwhile, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith was censured and fined by FINRA on two separate issues.
Coaches Corner: 3 Ways to Avoid Social Media’s Time Suck When Prospecting
How to keep your social media prospecting from becoming just one more distraction
Women’s Top Priorities Include Family, Financial Security
A wide-ranging survey examines women’s priorities around the world. In most countries, they prefer sleep over sex.