Top Challenges Faced by Women in Business

When considering challenges for women in business, the list is surprisingly long.   The result is an environment in which women must be strategic and hardworking to overcome barriers. Gender-based challenges hinder everything from finding fulfillment at work to securing small business loans.   Here’s a look at some challenges women…...

Happiness at Work Quiz

Many of us probably don’t associate “happiness” with “work.”But maybe we should: Studies suggest that happy people are actually more productive and successful, and less likely to leave their jobs.This quiz measures how happy you are when you’re on the clock. It’s based on research that has identified key factors…...

The Business Case for Gender Diversity in the Workplace

  With the International Women’s Day approaching, companies and individuals worldwide will be reviewing gender parity, progress, and future projections for women in the workplace. The positive benefits of a gender diverse workforce have created a solid foundation for these discussions and path forward.  Everyone – HR and Operations –…...

What It’s Like to Work for a Regulated Company

Most financial products are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) or the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which create sets of regulatory frameworks to which businesses must conform. Someone who is new to working in a regulated environment should be aware that it is different from working in other industries due to the strict procedures…...