A Bizarre Battle broke out between President Trump and the departing Head of a major Regulatory Agency, and it’s not a good sign for Compliance and Regulatory professionals

  By Jack J. Kelly   As an Executive Recruiter I am always asked about the current job market. In particular, since I specialize in the placement of Compliance, Legal, Risk, Audit, Anti-Money Laundering, and Regulatory professionals, job seekers are specifically concerned about the ...Read More

Saudi Arabia Aggressive Anti-Corruption Purge leads to Arrests including a high-profile multi-Billionaire Prince

By Jack J. Kelly Over the weekend, in a bold move that surprised and astonished the global financial and political community, the Saudi Arabia government arrested nearly a dozen princes, and former and current officials in a new anti-corruption movement. Well-known multi-billionaire investor, Prince ...Read More

So, the SEC just now realized that a 2016 Cyberattack of their database could have resulted in stolen information and possible insider trading by bad guys

By Jack J. Kelly The premiere marquee US regulator, The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), reported yesterday that their EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval system) database, which maintains and processes over 1.7 million electronic documents and filings on corporate disclosures, including quarterly ...Read More

20 ways to Make Yourself Indispensable at your Current firm and Highly Sought After by other Companies

By Jack J. Kelly In light of the fact that I am an Executive Recruiter, the vast majority of my articles and podcasts (Soundcloud- and iTunes- ) are devoted to helping people find a new job. Over the last 20 years I have ...Read More

What Smart Successful people do over the Weekend, and now you Could do it Too

By Jack J. Kelly If you are an avid reader of my newsletter and blog, you are clearly highly intelligent,  motivated, driven, and career oriented. In addition to providing the freshest news, insights, and job opportunities, my mission and passion is to assist you ...Read More

“Bitcoin is a Fraud and will Blow-up”, and the Robots are coming for your Job

By Jack J. Kelly You have to love J.P Morgan’s Chief Executive Officer, Jamie Dimon. In an era of uptight political correctness and corporate executives afraid to have any personality in fear of offending someone who may  boycott their products and whine on Facebook, ...Read More

The Stock Market is on Fire but Wall Street Trading Revenues have Flamed Out – What that means for your bonus and job

By Jack Kelly: Unless something horrible happened after I wrote this article Tuesday late afternoon (given the current times it is not too improbable), the U.S. Stock Market hit yet another record high, led by solid gains in financial stocks and Apple’s new iPhone ...Read More

The new Law Prohibiting Companies from asking your Salary could have some Big Unintended Consequences

By Jack Kelly: Fairly recently, New York City’s Mayor, Bill de Blasio,  signed a new law making it illegal for employers to ask job applicants about their salary.  This was kind-of forgotten about until now since it is supposed to go into effect by ...Read More