Carterwill Search Blog

Stay in the know! Keep up with industry news. Get tips on careers and recruiting.

Posted

  Working on your leadership skills daily will help you advance at work. When you’re in a leadership position, it’s easier to work on your leadership skills, but you don’t have to be in a traditional leadership role to become a leader.  Here are three ways to improve your behaviors and get on your supervisor’s… Read more »

Posted

  Because of the 2008 financial crisis, the government took steps to control how big and small banks function so future bailouts aren’t necessary. Some of those steps, such as passing the Dodd-Frank Act, may have done more harm than good for local banks. Dodd-Frank Act U.S. Representatives Barney Frank (D., Mass.) and Chris Dodd… Read more »

Posted

As an insurance and investment professional dealing directly with clients, you’re able to obtain information about their fund sources, reasons for purchasing annuities or other insurance products, and other personal details. This puts you as a first line of defense against money laundering. The Money Laundering Process Money laundering filters illegally gained money through various… Read more »

Posted

Finding a job can be stressful. By asking for some job search help, your experience becomes much easier. Utilize these sources when finding your next position. Personal Relationships Since we’re wired to connect with and help others, utilize personal relationships to help you find your next job. Whether striking up a conversation with the person… Read more »

Posted

  A great interview process is essential in hiring quality workers for your company.  Follow these guidelines to help you save time and money while hiring top talent. Skills Creating an engaging job description is your first step in the interview process in targeting the right candidates. Creatively use industry-standard language when stating the position’s… Read more »

Posted

  Cyber attacks involving data breaches are growing in number and sophistication. As a financial institution holding funds and private data on consumers and commercial entities, your organization is especially vulnerable.  Learn how to minimize your risk in case of a cyber attack. Set a Plan To Avoid a Cyber Attack Manage your risk for… Read more »

Posted

Let it Make (Not Break) Your Chances at a Job! Etiquette, as Emily Post once declared, is the science of living. It may seem stuffy and outdated to some, but having established social protocols can be helpful in unfamiliar situations. A job search, for example, is a time where it can be a blessing to… Read more »

Posted

  Staying motivated and positive while searching for a job can at times seem like a daunting task. Here are 5 ways to be mindful, turn the negative thoughts into positive action, stay motivated and remain a go-getter, even when the getting gets tough: Motivation Tip #1: Recognize Your Potential  You may not be built… Read more »