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Invest In High-Quality Management. It’ll Pay Off

According to The Washington Post, many employees consider other work options because they don’t receive the recognition they need, don’t get paid the money they feel they deserve, and feel frequently overlooked. Employees may also feel as though they receive inadequate support from their…

Advantage of Continuing Education

How to Take Advantage of Continuing Education

  So, your business recently started offering continuing education (CE) opportunities for employees. That’s fantastic! However, continuing education opportunities can be deceptively attractive and your employees may end up wasting their time working with material that won’t actually help them advance their careers. If…

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What Is the Securities Industry Essentials Exam (SIE)?

What Is the Securities Industry Essentials Exam (SIE)?     The Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam is a new, introductory-level FINRA exam for prospective industry professionals. Its purpose is to assess a candidate’s basic knowledge of securities industry topics fundamental to working in the…

How will the SIE Benefit Your Employees?

When first coming on board working for a financial firm there’s an onboarding process during which associate is provided mandatory information regarding his job responsibilities. Due to this process, the employee is clear as to his role, but may be somewhat uncertain as to the functions…

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How SIE Can Help Launch Your Financial Services Career

How the SIE Can Help Launch Your Financial Services Career The SIE Exam characteristics: Length: 75 questions + 10 experimental questions Candidates will need to be at least 18 years old The top-off exams characteristics: Series 7: 125 questions + 10 experimental questions Series…

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Series 52 Restructuring

The MSRB has added the Series 52 to the list of exam that will be restructured. Effective October 1, 2018, they will follow FINRA’s lead and make the SIE a prerequisite for the Series 52 top-off exam. A proposed rule change will be filed…