Report Provided by our VP of Education, Grace Liao
CFA society leaders around the world gathered in Kowloon, Hong Kong, on October 8-10, to participate in the 24th CFA Institute Society Leadership Conference (SLC). SLC brought global society volunteers and staff together to learn about the latest CFA Institute initiatives, gain new skills to enhance their societies, and exchange ideas for best practices.
As Education is one of the focuses at Atlanta Society of Finance and Investment Professionals, in this newsletter we’d like to share and/or remind you sources available for Continuing Education.
Future of Finance: The Future of Finance is a long-term global effort to shape a trustworthy, forward-thinking financial industry that better serves society. It provides the tools to motivate and empower the world of finance to promote fairness, improved understanding, and personal integrity.
One of the key area of focus is Financial Knowledge, which aims to empower investors to make better decisions. CFA Institute promotes the overall financial knowledge of those who work in the financial industry through three programs: CFA®, CIPM®, and Claritas®. More information available at https://www.cfainstitute.org/learning/future/knowledge/Pages/index.aspx.
CFA Institute Industry Guides: These industry-specific guides are designed to provide investment professionals with an overview of an industry’s structure and primary economic drivers, as well as a practical reference for effective company analysis. The most recent release is The Automotive Industry. Check it out at http://www.cfapubs.org/loi/ind.
Career: In today’s competitive global investment profession, career success requires the same careful long-term planning that you give to your investments. Discover the principles of intentional career management in the second edition of Career success: Navigating the New Work Environment at http://www.cfainstitute.org/careersuccess. CFA Institute also publishes Career Guide which includes advice from successful investment professionals and HR managers, plus some insightful tips, available at https://info.cfainstitute.org/CareerGuide.
getAbstract: getAbstract offers easy-to-digest summaries on the industry’s most relevant and influential topics for CFA Institute members to stay current with industry thinking. Get access today by visiting: https://www.cfainstitute.org/getabstract.
Career Series | Today, Your First Impression for Prospects
May Happen Online! What Are You Saying?, Featuring Chris Lybeer
11/18/2015 11:30 am until 1:00 pm @ 103 West Register Today
SAVE THE DATE | ANNUAL FORECAST EVENT | FEBRUARY 10th 2016