Tag Archives: Citibank

Compliance, Risk, Conduct and Culture in Financial Services

“We simply do not know if we have the tools to change the banking culture.”  Lord Turner, UK FSA Chairman This blog is part of  a larger keynote address to the Conduct and Culture in Financial Services Conference, to be … Continue reading

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The Illusion of Corporate Culture . . .

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance – it is the illusion of knowledge. ~Daniel J. Boorstin Did you know that there are over 70 different corporate culture assessment surveys? Each one reporting to give you a clear picture … Continue reading

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Leaders Avoiding Leadership

                 “You can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.” ― Ayn Rand A few posts ago I commented on how bankruptcy seems to be a new form of business strategy … Continue reading

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The Courage (?) of Banking Leadership . . .

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.  ~Mark Twain Are my expectations about leadership too high?  Am I living in the past?  Should I just give in and accept … Continue reading

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