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    My business: True success

    Andrew Brook-Dobson CFP™ Chartered MCSI, managing director at Brook-Dobson Brear, helps clients lead successful lives through a combination of life planning, financial planning and wealth management
    by Jane Playdon

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    Ask the experts: Business models since RDR

    Cindy Chan, partner and lead for retail conduct and governance at Deloitte UK, explains how the Retail Distribution Review has impacted business models and what has changed for the consumer since then
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    In the news: Diving into digital banking

    Amid the current global turmoil, digital bank Revolut continues to operate and has launched in the US, while both Singapore and Hong Kong are expanding their digital banking offering
    by Bethan Rees
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    Getting in, and getting on

    To have two generations of the same family working in the same sector is an indicator that social mobility isn’t happening. For financial services, that indicator stands at three times the national average in the UK alone. Why is this bad news and what can be done about it?
    by Alexander Garrett
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    Mental health and working from home

    Many of us are working from home for the foreseeable future because of Covid-19. Here are some tips on how to combat the challenges this set-up creates
    by Bethan Rees 
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    Security by design – creating a cyber resilient business

    The consequences of cyber attacks can be severe – which is why security should be carefully designed into every part of the business rather than just bolted on
    by Michael Imeson, Chartered MCSI, and Des O'Connor

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    Case study: Combining property assets

    Nicola Watts CFP™ Chartered FCSI, director of Jane Smith Financial Planning, explains how the firm helped a couple purchase a property and maintain their hobbies and interests during retirement
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    Book review – Radical uncertainty: decision-making for an unknowable future

    A new book by economist John Kay and former Bank of England governor Lord Mervyn King addresses the art of decision-making in an unforeseeable world
    by Anthony Hilton FCSI(Hon)
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    The benefits of having friends at work

    Having friends could make your working life more productive and fulfilling, while increasing your business network at the same time
    by Bethan Rees
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    Brilliance in Belfast

    CISI students and university students were recognised for their high achievements at the CISI Northern Ireland annual dinner, held at the Drawing Office in the Titanic Hotel on Thursday 6 February
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