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9 Ways To Become a Better Finance Leader

by Mark Nancarrow in career
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Leadership is a challenge and one that is continually changing and demanding new things of you. Finance combined with the technology sector is a dynamic and challenging industry, and it can be hard to know the quickest route to becoming a great leader.  Here are nine suggestions on how to join the ranks of the best finance leaders.  1. Become a better listener Listening well is a fine art, but it’s one few ever learn. Many leaders consider their role to be more about ‘telling’ than listening, but those finance leaders who want to get the most out of their employees will know that it’s really the other way around. Welcome and seek out the ideas, suggestions, opinions...
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Are Your Finance and Technology Interview Skills Letting You Down?

by Mark Nancarrow in career
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Your CV has won you an interview, which means it’s time to get serious about maximising your chances of landing the role.  In the ever-changing finance and technology fields proof of results are all that truly matters, and the same rule applies for interviews in this sector, where you need to show that you’ve researched the company in detail and are ready to prove your worth with data and concise, hard-hitting examples of your past success.  In truth, if it’s taking you less than a full day to prepare for your interview, you’re probably not sufficiently ready to win the role against other top-tier candidates.  Here’s a four-stage...
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The 3 Little Known Facts That Can Affect Your Fintech Recruiting Process

by Mark Nancarrow in career
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The battle for talent in the fast-growing finance and technology sectors is fierce, and only intensifying as the skill shortage grows.  In a rapidly changing fintech marketplace, only the fittest will survive—and the fittest are those who manage to secure the best financial, technology and insurance talent. Here are three little-known facts that can make or break your recruitment strategy.  1. Culture is STILL less understood than it should be. Company culture is one of the great buzzwords of our time, and companies who take the care to create an attractive culture are effective in attracting and retaining skilled finance and tech talent candidates. Given the attention ‘company culture’ has been getting, it’s hard to say this one...
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What Makes a Great Product Manager in the Technology Sector?

by Mark Nancarrow in career
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Product managers exist at the centre of design, engineering, and marketing.  These people support the growth and evolution of a business, by helping companies to support and serve the needs of their customers. Creating and promoting amazing products is a complicated job, and today's forward-thinking product managers are under more pressure than ever, thanks to the current age of digital transformation.  As technology recruitment specialists, Flow Talent has placed countless amazing product managers into companies throughout the UAE. Here are the characteristics that our clients consider to be crucial for candidates in this ever-evolving position.  1. Technical Skills  Perhaps the most obvious skill that...
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The Ultimate Guide to Developing Your Fintech Career

by Mark Nancarrow in career
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A bridge between the financial and technology sectors, Fintech is an exciting field for employees and entrepreneurs alike.  As digital transformation has changed the world we live in, introducing smart technology, digital development, and online engagement, new roles have appeared in companies for people who know how to manage everything from crowd-funding to blockchain. PwC studies show that the industry is growing rapidly, with 82% of respondents planning to increase their Fintech partnerships in the next 4 years. With so much potential in the sector, ambitious candidates are beginning to consider how they can land a job in the Fintech environment. As specialists in both...
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