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JP Nicols is a top-rated keynote speaker and an internationally renowned advisor on innovation, strategy and leadership.

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  • What They Don’t Teach You at Banking School

    Banking School

    The financial services industry has a long and important tradition of executive education. Up and coming managers are sent off to graduate banking programs to learn industry best practices developed over prior decades, and in some cases, centuries. These programs are well prepared to teach the evolving art and science of asset and liability management, credit underwriting, portfolio […]

  • Disruption is Already Here

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    Disruption is already here. It just isn’t widely distributed yet, as William Gibson famously said about the future. Most of the disruption that we have seen in financial services so far has been on the surface, at the Experience Level. Customer touchpoints are often just digital wrappers around the same-old, same-old. Especially most of those created […]

  • Success is a Poor Teacher

    Success is a Poor Teacher

    Bill Gates has said “Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose”. The sweet afterglow of success has a way of redefining as brilliant decisions all of the ways you got lucky, and glossing over a lot of little things that never were quite right along the way. It […]