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Why retail banking needs a digital uplift

Oct 21, 2020
Ouida Taaffe
Excellent online service from bigtechs means consumers now expect retail banking to provide a free personalised and convenient digital service. But unlike fintechs, banks must offer digital services to everyone not just some customers. That means offering online convenience as well as account security. Ouida Taaffe looks at the digital challenges facing banks.
Why retail banking needs a digital uplift
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Why retail banking needs a digital uplift

Oct 21, 2020
Ouida Taaffe
Why retail banking needs a digital uplift

The future for banking and employment

Oct 20, 2020
Ouida Taaffe, Rob Thompson and Heather Tilston
Find out about the key challenges in banking and finance, and what the priorities are for banks, and why developing skills in the workforce is so important for the future of financial services.
The future for banking and employment
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The future for banking and employment

Oct 20, 2020
Ouida Taaffe, Rob Thompson and Heather Tilston
The future for banking and employment

Why and how to promote diversity in the financial workplace

Oct 19, 2020
Mutahara Gofur
Research on diversity and inclusion shows it’s good for banking and finance. So what’s blocking more women and people from ethnic minorities from progressing in financial services? And what can finance firms do to recruit and support under-represented groups?
Why and how to promote diversity in the financial workplace
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Why and how to promote diversity in the financial workplace

Oct 19, 2020
Mutahara Gofur
Why and how to promote diversity in the financial workplace

How apprenticeships can help retail banks adapt to the ‘new normal’

Oct 16, 2020
Karen Taylor
Digital, fintech and evolving customer expectations were disrupting banking and finance long before the Covid-19. But since the pandemic that pace of change has accelerated. So how do financial services apprenticeships keep up?
How apprenticeships can help retail banks adapt to the ‘new normal’
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How apprenticeships can help retail banks adapt to the ‘new normal’

Oct 16, 2020
Karen Taylor
How apprenticeships can help retail banks adapt to the ‘new normal’

Five tips on how to choose a university during the Covid-19 pandemic

Oct 15, 2020
Mutahara Gofur
You can apply to up to five universities through UCAS. But there are over 100 in the UK with an extensive list of undergraduate degree courses. How can you narrow that down? How might Covid-19 affect the application process and your student life? These five tips could help.
Five tips on how to choose a university during the Covid-19 pandemic
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Five tips on how to choose a university during the Covid-19 pandemic

Oct 15, 2020
Mutahara Gofur
Five tips on how to choose a university during the Covid-19 pandemic

How to find independent and structured CPD on pension transfers

Oct 13, 2020
Sue Wiggins
If you’re a financial adviser specialising in pension transfers, you’ll know that your continuing professional development (CPD) requirements recently changed. You must now do 15 hours of CPD solely focused on pension transfers. But what exactly are the FCA’s requirements? And where can you find the right CPD to meet them?
How to find independent and structured CPD on pension transfers
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How to find independent and structured CPD on pension transfers

Oct 13, 2020
Sue Wiggins
How to find independent and structured CPD on pension transfers

How to identify an online troll and help your bank deal with it

Oct 12, 2020
Juno Baker
Online trolling can quickly damage a bank’s reputation. But how do you know if you’re dealing with a legitimate complaint or a cyberbully? And what should you do if you suspect your financial services firm is being targeted by trolls?
How to identify an online troll and help your bank deal with it
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How to identify an online troll and help your bank deal with it

Oct 12, 2020
Juno Baker
How to identify an online troll and help your bank deal with it

How to take care of your mental health at university

Oct 09, 2020
Mutahara Gofur
Students are susceptible to stress, anxiety and other psychological difficulties, and the Covid-19 pandemic is exacerbating the problem. To mark World Mental Health Day, Mutahara Gofur offers five tips on looking after your mental wellbeing while studying at university.
How to take care of your mental health at university
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How to take care of your mental health at university

Oct 09, 2020
Mutahara Gofur
How to take care of your mental health at university

What is a digital badge and how can I get one?

Oct 07, 2020
Ouida Taaffe
A digital badge is more than an online indicator of accreditation. It’s a scam-proof guarantee of your professional standing that gives customers the information and reassurance they need.
What is a digital badge and how can I get one?
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What is a digital badge and how can I get one?

Oct 07, 2020
Ouida Taaffe
What is a digital badge and how can I get one?