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Internal Audit Market Outlook – Q1 & Q2 2021

The market for internal auditors continues to be hot going into the two quarters of 2021. As economic concerns and COVID uncertainties decrease, we anticipate that the demand for strong talent will only increase as companies loosen purse strings and job seekers decide to start looking again. Continue reading

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Post Trade-Ops Not Just for Traders Anymore

Post-trade operations is evolving beyond its status as a stepping-stone to the front-lines of trading. As the front office slashes staff, the back office is quickly becoming an attractive career path for new entrants into the financial services sector. But … Continue reading

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Effective Risk Management Does Not Equal Immediate Bottom Line Cost Savings

It is very important in your preliminary messaging to senior management to not promise immediate cost savings. Using a roadmap to outline the milestones, timing and estimated cost of constructing your program can be helpful. Guest Post by David Nickles, … Continue reading

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MBK Search Announces Launch of Sales and Customer Success Practice

MBK Search is proud to announce the launch of our Sales and Client Services Practice MBK Search is proud to announce the launch of our Sales and Customer Success Practice. Over the years, we have seen an increased market demand … Continue reading

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What Is Risk Management? A Career in Calculated Caution

What is risk management? We spoke with the experts to bring you all the details you need to know about this exciting career. Hold on to your hat—this could be the job title that shakes up your ho-hum workday. Guest … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Turn Off Prospective Candidates

Over the years we have found that the companies who consistently fail at recruiting – extremely long time to hire, abandoned searches, and/or turned down offers – usually make the same mistakes. MBK Search has worked with clients of all … Continue reading

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MBK to Present at UCONN Connecticut Risk Management Conference

MBK Search is pleased to announce that Spencer Knibbe, Partner will be a panelist at the upcoming Connecticut Risk Management Conference sponsored by the UCONN School of Business on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017. MBK Search is pleased to announce that … Continue reading

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Risk management in an age of uncertainty

“Risk is not an exact science, so HR needs to help create cultures where all employees embrace the unknown A new year is a chance for a fresh start: for organisations to take stock of what they do and how … Continue reading

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Weekly Briefing – Feb 23 2018

Weekly industry content specific to the risk, audit, compliance, and information security career disciplines. The Weekly Briefing is a collection of industry content curated specifically for GRC professionals by the team at MBK Search. As always, please feel comment and … Continue reading

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Quick Thoughts on the Financial Crimes Compliance (FCC) Job Market

The market for financial crimes compliance (FCC) professionals in the financial services sector remains robust as bad actors and complex financial regulations linger. The market for financial crimes compliance (FCC) professionals in the financial services sector remains robust as bad … Continue reading

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