At precisely 10:18am EST this past Sunday, I witnessed a powerful business innovator make a statement about financial advisors that our industry cannot ignore.

Carolyn McRae
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September 30, 2014
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It’s time to calm your nerves. Rolling out account aggregation can be very straight forward.

Carolyn McRae
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September 29, 2014
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LinkedIn is important. Blah, blah. Our industry talks about LinkedIn allllll the time. But what are REAL users doing with LinkedIn? Here’s what highly-active users in the Financial Services industry said…

Carolyn McRae
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September 25, 2014

Michael Norton, social science researcher and professor at Harvard Business school, shares fascinating research about the relationship between money and happiness…

Carolyn McRae
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September 22, 2014
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An open forum for Financial Advisors who attended the Blueleaf Online Marketing Course “Get More Leads w/ Low Maintenance Strategies” to ask follow-up questions and engage with other attendees.

Carolyn McRae
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September 19, 2014
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Most advisors feel overwhelmed by the complexity of the fiduciary standards and wonder how to maintain best practices as their business grows. Here’s a quick checklist of the 15 fiduciary best practices you need to know as a financial advisor…

Carolyn McRae
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September 17, 2014
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You send tons of emails. Sometimes you ramble. Sometimes you don’t know what to say. Sometimes you send a kick-butt email, and they don’t reply. We all know the problem: You’re a Financial Advisor, not a professional emailer.

Justin Shepard
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September 15, 2014
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It’s always great to have extra help around the office. But college interns are looking for hands-on experience, and you don’t want to waste their time by having them get you coffee every day. How can you – and your interns – get the most out of the experience?

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September 11, 2014
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Dave Grant isn’t your average CFP®. He’s also exceptional at marketing his business. How can you keep up with the changes he’s been making to his website?

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September 10, 2014
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If this CEO had it his way, a substantial portion of customers would go months – even years – without paying the company a single dime. What’s going on here?

Carolyn McRae
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September 4, 2014