Voices When should advisors attend conferences again?
May 20, 2020 by Carolyn McClanahan
One joy of financial planning is our sense of community. There are thousands of planners who volunteer for professional organizations, attend conferences to learn from each other and participate in study groups to elevate their practice.
This networking has been waylaid by our new coronavirus “normal”. Conferences are cancelled and in-person events are shuttered for the time being. What will it take to get us back to rebuilding the communities that support our professional and personal growth?
My training in virology, laboratory pathology and emergency medicine gives me a different perspective of how to manage our society’s new path forward. I do not pretend to be a futurist, but will share likely outcomes of what is in store.