It’s Time to Evaluate Your Company’s Attrition

February 28th, 2014

Attrition is inevitable – but rather than bow to it, successful companies manage it as part of their ongoing business strategy. Losing an employee equates to a loss of the investment made to hire, train and develop that person. Tag on lost productivity, lower morale and possible reputation damage and the total impact can be […]

Top Quantitative Analysis Interview Questions You Should Ask

February 21st, 2014

When interviewing for a quantitative analysis position, it’s important that the questions you ask give you a feel for how a candidate thinks, his understanding of the industry and relevant experience. Starting with questions like those listed below can ensure that you hire the strongest applicants. Terminology Questions. Be certain that the candidate has a […]

Building a Career in Financial Risk Management

February 14th, 2014

Financial risk management is a burgeoning field in banks and lending institutions, as well as business in general. Risk management is one of the most complex and fastest-growing disciplines in the finance arena – gaining impetus and credibility as a roadmap to add business value. Stakeholders are placing emphasized focus on risk management in light […]

Big Data: A Solution to Avoiding the Next Economic Crisis?

February 7th, 2014

As Big Data comes of age, it will play an increasingly large role in driving the economy – as well as the decisions made by companies as they plan for their financial futures. As a business leader, you’ll be hard pressed to maintain your competitive edge unless you can effectively harness the power of Big […]