Françoise Ntakirutimana

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How to Get Your Job Application Noticed Every Time

When we apply for jobs, most of us obsess over our resume, cover letter or online portfolio. We think that if we just use the right words, if we just …

22 Books to Read Before Turning 22

I turned 22 recently and now that I am officially an old man who must look for a pasture to retire on/ride off into the sunset, I wanted to offer my …

The 15 Best Business Books I Read in 2015

<b>“Read the best books first,” Thoreau wrote, “or you may not have a chance to read them at all.”</b><p>I’m pleased to share the fifteen books that I enjoyed …

How Marketing affects the International Business and Finance Field

International marketing has made a great impact on the increase of global business and banking. When good marketing mix is used, brands and products …

Here's a Radical Plan for a Richer 2016

It's a big ask. In the yearend crush, take time to sit down and focus on your finances.<p>But a fat balance in a savings or investing account beats one …

It's Never Too Late to Invest Wisely. Just Don't Raid Your Retirement Funds.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful entrepreneurs didn’t get to where they are by taking small, timid steps towards their goals. They dove in and did the work -- whether tedious or action-packed --to strategically build their businesses. That’s why their attitude …

There's an enormous long-term cost of holding cash

As a result, a sizeable portion of U.S. households are placing a disproportionate amount of their savings in cash.<p>While this is understandable, and in the short term even prudent, it comes with an enormous cost: With cash yields likely to remain low for the foreseeable future, many families will …

Retirement

Diaspora: Need for better banking institution to attract remittances

<b>LONDON: Pakistani diaspora are estimated to be around eight million in number, and over 4% of the total population of the country.</b><p>On average, every …

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Some of the people who hate America’s Big Banks the most work in them every day

“It is heartbreaking to think that I was better off when I was 25 than now at 63.”<p>Brenda Goins, a relationship manager at US Bank, is one of hundreds of bank workers who joined together in Los Angeles last month to protest working conditions in the banking industry. A member of the Committee for …

Wells Fargo

An executive recruiter says these are the 3 skills employers want from finance execs

If a company hires a CFO who doesn't possess the right skills, the business will immediately suffer, according to Paul McDonald, senior executive director at Robert Half.<p>His executive search agency has placed hundreds of finance chiefs and finance executives with companies located around the …

Communication Skills

Here’s the mistake economists made about falling oil prices

The sharp fall in oil prices since mid-2014 is a definite plus for U.S. consumers, but it hasn’t translated into much of a windfall for retailers or …

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Bill Clinton: TED Prize wish: Let's build a health care system in Rwanda

My wish: Rebuilding Rwanda

Accepting the 2007 TED Prize, Bill Clinton asks for help in bringing health care to Rwanda -- and the rest of the world.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: How to help Africa? Do business there

Annette Heuser: The 3 agencies with the power to make or break economies

We must rededicate ourselves to the notion of a representative and inclusive United Nations; one with the well-being of the peoples at its heart. http://bit.ly/1GOAupV

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The international banking system just recorded its biggest slump since the financial crisis

Cross-border lending fell by $910 billion (£589 billion), an enormous slump, and the largest since the fourth quarter of 2008, the worst bit of the global financial crisis.<p>BIS is often referred to as the central bank of central banks, collating information on financial flows around the world and …