Updated Thursday, October 30, 2014 as of 2:58 PM ET
7 Advantages Banks Offer When Recruiting
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Community banks and credit unions need to recognize and tout the distinct advantages they offer advisors as they compete with bigger financial institutions for top talent, says Frank Smith, vice president of Recruitment at LPL Financial Institution Services.
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