What It Is & How To Invest: The NASDAQ Exchange

What It Is & How To Invest: The NASDAQ Exchange

What is the NASDAQ Exchange? The NASDAQ Stock Market is the second-largest stock exchange in the world by market capitalization, behind only the New York Stock Exchange or NYSE. The NASDAQ platform is owned by The NASDAQ OMX Group, which also owns the OMX stock market network and several other US stock and options exchanges. Formed in 1971 by the National Associate of Securities Dealers NASD to fill the need for reporting stocks that were not
Successful Conceptual Management Skills at Work

Successful Conceptual Management Skills at Work

Management is more than just telling employees what to do it requires a particular set of skills to be successful. Management has a significant effect on productivity and employee retention. A great manager needs to understand business, finance, communications and have in-depth knowledge of their respective market, relevant to technologies and policies. Although managers are not necessarily the most important people in the organization, their work is essential. According to a study by Marqui Management a
How To Avoid Polluting The Leadership Language

How To Avoid Polluting The Leadership Language

Never confuse talking and communicating. A little self-examination about what you say — and how you say it — can mean the difference between a listener tuning you out and hanging on your every word. Habits and mannerisms can derail any carefully planned message or presentation that either is distracting or undermine the impact of statements. Try to avoid these eight most common mistakes: Hedging phrases. These include “sort of,” “kind of” and “I guess.” They
The Ban on Credit Card Funding Programs

The Ban on Credit Card Funding Programs

In the U.S. the financial industry is watched closely by the National Futures Association otherwise known as the NFA. A recent proposal was given the green light by another regulating entity called the Commodity Futures Trading Commission a.k.a the CFTC, and the new reforms will take place early next year. The ban on credit card funding for U.S. high-risk derivative transactions will officially take effect January 31, 2015. The new reform act will apply to both
Commercial Lending 101: Commercial Real Estate Loans

Commercial Lending 101: Commercial Real Estate Loans

COMMERCIAL LENDING OVERVIEW Many people understand the underwriting requirements for residential mortgage lending. Just as many people, if not more, do not have the same understanding of commercial mortgage lending. The reasons given include that it is new to them and it usually is not explained by lenders to their customers. Therefore, people are not typically as comfortable with the process and do not know what to expect. Sandhill Finance is there to help. Below is

AGENCY NEWS: MCCA initiative to boost industry talent

The Marketing Communications Consultants Association has launched a new initiative to encourage and support its member agencies to attract and retain talent in the industry. The People First initiative, created in response to recent cutbacks on training and recruitment and the negative implications this can have on agencies, will allow members to develop talent through programs designed to ‘engage and inspire individuals throughout their career.’ People First will focus on three key areas; retaining and attracting

Marketing Automation: The Rise Of The Machines?

Rise of the machines: Are robots after your job? ‘Automation’ is a word that could strike fear into the minds of the average cinema-goer, back in the golden age of science fiction last century. It conjured up images of soulless robots, marching relentlessly to subjugate us under their tyrannous regime and enslave or kill us… It’s a theme that starts with Metropolis and runs right through to The Terminator and The Matrix – more recently revived

Dallas SEO Optimization

Dallas SEO Optimization Services Marqui Management is the leading SEO optimization services company in Dallas, TX. If you’re looking to increase website traffic, online sales and grow your business, then look no further. Most Innovative Dallas SEO Optimization Company Marqui Management will get your website to the top of major search engines, including Google, Bing, and Yahoo. Our Dallas SEO optimization services are unlike any other digital marketing service provider in Dallas, Texas. We offer 100%

Building a Great Church Marketing Website

Building a Great Church Marketing Website Church marketing is important since it enables churches to be found online. It is also equally important since it enables churches to expand their internet presence without having to engage in expensive TV advertising, newspaper ads, or mail out a bulk mail to everyone. However, churches should be careful about the strategies they use for church marketing. For example, they should not overdo SEO in their website design since the

Effective Methods For Church Marketing

Effective Methods For Church Marketing Simply put, church marketing is communicating your message to those who need your services. Church marketing seems like the unsavory used-car sales person selling trinkets to unsuspecting consumers for some church leaders. They believe it’s far better for church leaders to view their church marketing strategy in light of “storytelling.” However, most pastors are masterful expert storytellers and almost every church possesses a great storyline to share. If you want your
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