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Do’s and Don’ts of Proper Phone and Email Etiquette

Technology has made it possible for us to be more connected and engaged with each other than ever before. However, increasing reliance on texting and emojis can lead to a decrease in professionalism in phone and email communication. Not sure if you’re using proper etiquette? Check out our do’s and don’ts below. Phone Etiquette Do’s Before your phone call, make [...]

2019-06-24T12:18:25+00:00June 24th, 2019|

Top Apps for Staying Organized

Is staying organized in your personal and professional life one of your goals for 2019? In today’s technology-filled world, it’s easier than ever to make lists on-the-go, coordinate schedules and keep your documents in one place. Read below to learn more about the top apps that can make life easier for you to manage this year: Google Drive This app [...]

2019-04-19T14:50:47+00:00April 22nd, 2019|

How to Catapult your Career While in College

College plays a vital role in preparing you for your career. From the knowledge and skills that you learn class to the networking opportunities that are offered to you in your chosen field of study, there are many resources available to help you get a headstart on your career. Are you doing your best to prepare yourself for your future [...]

2019-03-21T13:37:18+00:00March 21st, 2019|

Let’s Get Social: Platforms That Foster Better Collaboration Among Coworkers

Clear and constant communication in the workplace is vital, with tracking tasks, projects and other collaborative material taking up a large portion of the day for many employees. Technology can help, but the key is identifying the right tools and defining the most streamlined processes to help you save time, not simply adding one more internet tab. Below are three [...]

2019-03-14T09:40:48+00:00March 14th, 2019|

Becoming a Lifetime Learner

Think education stops after graduation? Think again! Riiiiiiing! It’s the class bell, waking you up out of your daze and reminding you it’s time to attend yet another class in a subject that seems utterly boring. You persevere, wishing you could finally learn something that actually interests you. Does this sound anything like your high school or college experience? If [...]

2019-03-21T13:54:40+00:00January 30th, 2019|

Giving Back Is Central To Who We Are

Advance Financial is blessed by the communities it serves, and we feel an obligation to give back to our neighbors. We also understand that many people today want to blend their personal and work lives, which means making time to do things they are passionate about while at work. We want to make it easy for our employees to personally [...]

2019-03-21T14:01:38+00:00January 21st, 2019|

Three Transferable Skills Your Advance Financial Career Will Teach You

So you’ve graduated from college with a shiny new diploma in hand, and you’re anxiously anticipating your entry into the professional world. Or maybe you’ve been outside of the classroom for a few years, but you’re intrigued by the growing financial tech industry and looking to make a career shift. Whichever category you find yourself in, a career in financial [...]

2019-03-21T14:08:23+00:00December 26th, 2018|