Thought Leadership Resources

We have curated a collection of blogs and news items that we found important to the Asset & Wealth Management business.

New York Times | Return to Office Hits a Snag: Young Resisters

“[In] many cases, the decision to return pits older managers who view working in the office as the…

BNN Bloomberg: It’s chaos on Wall Street as Delta variant upends return to work

As the Delta variant mutation shows its ability to jump between vaccinated people, executives are…

New York Times: Will Remote Workers Get Left Behind in the Hybrid Office?

"Offering people more flexibility over where they work can help attract and retain talent, ...…

Wilbanks Partners Commentary: Hybrid Work Coming of Age — Innovation Bottlenecks in Leadership Development

Imagine at the end of the next meeting you host (probably including both in-person and virtual…

Ignites: Welcome Back | Shops Plan Hybrid Team-Bonding Events

"Many asset management firms have had to restructure their team-bonding initiatives to fit the…

McKinsey & Company: To unlock better decision making, plan better meetings

"In this edited transcript of the November 2020 McKinsey podcast, Simon London interviews…

PwC: It’s time to reimagine where and how work will get done

Most companies are heading toward a hybrid workplace where a large number of office employees…

Ignites: Job Seekers May Make Sacrifices For Hybrid Work

Firms are moving quickly to adapt to one of the most durable aspects of culture evolution that…

Ignites | Vision, Skills, Potential: How Shops Pick Future Leaders

"Two major banks recently announced leadership changes that position executives who will likely…

FundFire: Competitive Hiring Market Prompts Managers to Sweeten Offers

Some recent commentary citing compensation inflation in recruiting is probably off the mark. We are…

McKinsey & Company: Return as a muscle | How lessons from COVID-19 can shape a robust operating model for hybrid and beyond

"The return to the workplace is a new muscle that organizations need to develop, not a plan with a…

The New York Times: Do Chance Meetings at the Office Boost Innovation? There’s No Evidence of It.

“People who study the issue say there is no evidence that working in person is essential for…