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A Painful Realignment: Peter Zeihan on Brexit Fallout

Geopolitical strategist Peter Zeihan expects a continued unraveling of the global order, and the United States may become its biggest source of disruption. Read More

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The Era of Big Data Capitalism

We have officially entered the era of big data capitalism, according to Viktor Mayer-Schönberger. Read More

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Paul Smith, CFA: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Paul Smith, CFA, reminds investment professionals that “We can face disruption without losing sight of the values we hold dear.” Read More

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Daniel J. Levitin Offers an Alternative to Multi-Tasking

Neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin shared his recommendations for people trying to deal with information overload and accomplish more at work. Read More

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Mariana Mazzucato Calls for a Disruption of Value

Good policies enables healthy markets, and Mariana Mazzucato argues that an understanding of value is essential for creating good policies. Read More

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Blair duQuesnay, CFA, Discusses Disruption and Demographics in Private Wealth

Investment adviser and former CFA Society Louisiana president Blair duQuesnay, CFA, warns that wealth managers who aren’t connecting with the clients of the future are already behind the curve. Read More

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Time for Financial Professionals to Sharpen Their Saws

Effective financial professionals understand that outside sources can lead to better insights. Read More

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INSEAD Professor: US to Lose Its Place as Top Spot for Venture Capital Next Year

Claudia Zeisberger expects early and late stage venture capital investments in the US will reach US$94 billion in 2019, behind an expected US$102 billion in China. Read More

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4 Ways Millennials Can Avoid Following Their Passion

Lauren Friese, director of Workforce Innovation at RBC, makes a strong point about the ways that “passion” can set millennials up for failure. Read More

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Daniel Kahneman on Expertise, Bias, and the Investment Industry

Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman has four simple strategies for better decision making that can be applied to both finance and life. Read More

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