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Labour Report Points to Financial Services Employment Opportunities

Posted: December 13, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , Financial Literacy, Financial Advisor, knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, retirement planning, tax courses, financial education, Real Wealth Manager, self-employment, retirement statistics, Executive Business Builder Program, online courses, entrepreneurs, employment opportunities, Labour in Canada, Labour Statistics, employment rates in Canada, starting your own business

Last month Statistics Canada released a report titled “Labour in Canada,” citing statistics from the 2016 census. Employment rates, average earning potential, part-time work trends, and the number of older workers still in the workforce all point to promising opportunities for employment in the tax and financial services industries especially, which offer high earning potential for this demographic.

A Leader’s Role in Change Management

Posted: December 05, 2017 By: Evelyn Jacks
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, financial advisors, wealth management, financial services, entrepreneur, thought leadership, business development, leadership tips, tips for entrepreneurs, small business owners, developing your business, authentic leadership, inspiring leadership, future-proof business, influential leadership, business growth, inspiration, disruptors, business leadership, culture, continuity, disruption, change management, aspiration

Last month we discussed the key disruptors leaders need to deal with in building their businesses to the next level. Scaling up is important . . . but what does that mean? What skills do you need to lead your team through dramatic change and get better results? You essentially have two choices: create a culture of compliance or a culture of collaboration.

Build a Business, Eliminate Job Dissatisfaction

Posted: November 28, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, statistics canada, Evelyn Jacks, Small Business, tax courses, financial education, professional development, entrepreneur, business development, leadership courses, Executive Business Builder Program, work-life balance, job satisfaction, self-employed Canadians, job opportunities, starting a business, building a business, business courses

Attaining work-life balance and overall job satisfaction seems out of reach for a percentage of Canadians, according to Statistics Canada. Embracing new opportunities for personal and professional development is the key to reaching these goals.

Celebrate Financial Literacy Month and Enhance Your Education

Posted: November 21, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , Financial Literacy, knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, tax courses, wealth management, tax education, financial education, Real Wealth Manager, entrepreneur, thought leadership, leadership courses, Executive Business Builder Program, adult education, financial courses, online courses, adult learning, financial literacy month, Malcolm Knowles, leadership training

November is financial literacy month, and it’s the perfect time to take advantage of educational opportunities before Knowledge Bureau’s December 15 registration deadline for Designation Programs.

Seven Business Disruptors That Require a Leader’s Attention

Posted: October 31, 2017 By: Evelyn Jacks
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, financial advisors, wealth management, financial services, entrepreneur, thought leadership, business development, leadership tips, tips for entrepreneurs, small business owners, developing your business, authentic leadership, inspiring leadership, future-proof business, influential leadership, business growth, inspiration, disruptors, business leadership, culture, continuity, disruption, change management, aspiration

Leadership matters, especially when you consider all the disruptions that appear at your business doorstep every day.  How to survive them?  Lean into them!  In fact, there are seven key disruptors you must address immediately with your team if you are concerned about successfully growing your business to the next level.