Demographically, I am about as “mainstream majority” as they come. I am a Caucasian, Anglo-Saxon, Protestant male who worked most of his career in the banking industry. An upper-middle class suburbanite heterosexual American to boot. No one would use the word “activist” to describe me. I’m apolitical to a fault, and I don’t talk about […]
Innovation is fun. Except when these types are around. How many do you know? The Hypemaster The Hypemaster is, well… a master of hype. Everything they’re working on is amazing, and you must absolutely drop everything and check it out. Right now! “Hey we’re getting ready to launch Hypemaster.io, check it out and let me […]
Thanks to everyone who read, engaged, commented and shared my posts over the past year. I am proud to be a part of a great and growing global community that is committed to improving financial services for the better. Here’s to a great 2016! Follow me on Twitter: Follow @JPNicols Learn more about […]
Update: badge has been sold. Thank you! I have a $1,150 SXSW Interactive Badge for sale for $750, a $400 discount. I am offering a SXSW Interactive badge to my readers at a loss. My cost was $867 ($742 earlybird purchase price +$125 change fee) I was so excited to attend SXSW Interactive that I bought […]
I continue to get questions on which social media channels are most effective for what purposes. No wonder, considering the growing complexity. Thankfully, there is a very simple explanation, which I will be using from now on: You’re welcome.
I have been writing for some time now on the ‘intersection of leadership, advice and innovation’ and about why I believe we are in the early stages of a new era of wealth management. Today, my blog starts a new era too. First, I am expanding the name of my eponymous blog from simply “jpnicols.com” […]
Thank you to all of you who have served and to those of you still serving. I am grateful to be able to honor your service to all of us. From Dale Wilson’s Command Performance Leadership: Freedom isn’t free. Men and women throughout our history have paid the price, sometimes the ultimate price of their […]
(Via The Financial Brand) Congratulations to all of the winners in The Financial Brand’s Best Banking Blog poll. I am honored to count several of the winners amongst my friends. It is a group of smart, kind and funny people– what more could you want? 1. JD Power & Associates Banking Blog – @JDPowerBanking 2. Snarketing […]
Someone had to be at the Apple event today while I am at Finovate. I’m glad PandoDaily was there.