As I sent my son back to school last month, I quickly realized the carefree days of summer were behind us. It means battles over stricter bedtime, doing homework and more screen-time limits. It also means increased exposure to older kids and outside influences. As much as I love being my...
Collaborating Author: Ina Thompson
The final month of a NYC summer never gets any easier. The subway stations turn into communal saunas, half the workplace has gone on vacation leaving you as their “out of office urgent matters contact” and it suddenly dawns on you that the end of the year (and...
I used to define negotiation as that arduous battle of wills between two parties that was best illustrated by my least favorite activity in the world…buying a car. That was until I became a parent and realized that negotiation is part of my everyday life.
Last weekend I played “The Game of Life” with my son and I realized how early we expose our kids to the concept of risk. As he approached the choice to take “The Safe Path of Life” or “The Risky Path of Life,” I found myself anxiously awaiting his decision.
I recently took my six-year old to see Beauty and the Beast. After the movie, he began asking questions like “Why did the Beast throw the rose on the ground?” or “Why did the Enchantress turn the Prince into the Beast?” and on and on…and on (if you have kids, you know what I’m talking about).
The 2016 proposed rule released by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) represents significant change from the current SEC Rule 204-2 (“Advisers Act”). At this time, the rule currently states that Business Continuity Planning (BCP) is not a requirement for Registered Investment Advisors...
Since its debut, development and operations, otherwise known as “DevOps”, has gained momentum in various industry sectors as a mainstream strategy.
A Well-Oiled Machine No More
For the last twenty years or so, the Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS) market has pretty much functioned as a well-oiled machine.
As antivirus vendors and cybersecurity professionals make headway against global malware and cyberattacks, hackers have evolved and become more advanced in order to profit from their exploits.