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COO position slowly going extinct, but not done yet

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

We all know extinction is terrible. Once something is gone, it’s gone for good. In the business world, there seems to be a bit of an extinction going on right now. 1,251 more words

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There's A New App For That

This morning, my company officially launched a state-of-the-art app to deliver a new monthly digital magazine which complements our quarterly, print-version.  A huge amount of time and effort went into the design, development and approval process, so I am very proud to share that Bank Director’s free app & digital magazine is now available for download through… 350 more words

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What’s Your Call to Action?

by Molly Galo, Senior Consultant, HUB Philanthropic services

Recently, a friend who, as part of her new board member orientation went on a site visit to observe the mission in action, called me.  492 more words

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External controls help mitigate risks from overconfident CEOs: study

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

Although you’ve no doubt heard that everyone loves confidence (it’s the basis of most sex appeal, after all), there is such a thing as overconfidence, which can be a turn off … er, a bad thing. 577 more words

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Fewer CEOs being given the boot, report finds

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

CEO dismissals dropped to their lowest mark in a decade last year, according to a report from The Conference Board, Inc… 831 more words

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This Week in Pictures - New Orleans

It has been said that the best acquisition a bank can make is of a new customer.  But let’s face it: for most banks, organic growth is hard. 495 more words

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Five Ways to Make Shareholder Engagement Better

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

Companies should always be striving to communicate better with stakeholders. In order to do that, they must ascertain what areas of disclosure they can improve. 731 more words

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