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  • Five Ways to Beat the Recession: Insurance Direct Marketers Get the Good News
    Five Ways to Beat the Recession: Insurance Direct Marketers Get the Good News Discussion of ways ... Recession: Insurance Direct Marketers Get the Good News Discussion of ways direct marketers have beaten ...

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    • Authors: Kevin McKenna
    • Date: Sep 2009
    • Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; Communication>Written communication; Leadership>Influence; Relationship Management>Relationships and trust; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: News Direct
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Marketing and distribution - Life Insurance
  • The Alternative to the Medical Scheme Model for Africa
    The Alternative to the Medical Scheme Model for Africa The medical scheme approach adopted by several ... targeted effectively. Health care costs;Health care quality;Health care reform;Health factors;Health ...

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    • Authors: Kudzai Chigiji
    • Date: Jan 2016
    • Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; Leadership>Influence; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Results-Oriented Solutions>Actionable recommendations; Strategic Insight and Integration>Strategy development; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: International News
    • Topics: Health & Disability>Health care; Health & Disability>Health insurance; Public Policy
  • The Sustainability of the New American Entitlement: Actuarial Values and the ACA
    The Sustainability of the New American Entitlement: Actuarial Values and the ACA The article ... viewpoints. Social insurance;Funding policy;Health care reform;Health economics 6442471771 9/1/2016 12:00:00 ...

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    • Authors: Gregory Fann
    • Date: Sep 2016
    • Competency: Communication>Difficult message delivery; Communication>Persuasive communication; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context; Leadership>Change management; Leadership>Influence; Leadership>Thought leadership; Professional Values>Ethical standards; Professional Values>Practice expertise; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: In The Public Interest
    • Topics: Economics>Behavioral economics; Economics>Financial markets; Health & Disability>Health insurance; Health & Disability>Public financing - Health & Disability
  • Employers Should Consider a Single Plan Document
    to protect against the risk of large long-term care costs in old age) • The mechanics of operating ... and energy on the program administration can re-direct their time, money and energy on developing better-suited ...

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    • Authors: Barry Kozak
    • Date: May 2018
    • Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Corporate plans; Pensions & Retirement>Defined benefit plans; Pensions & Retirement>Defined contribution and 401k plans; Pensions & Retirement>Plan design
  • Life Insurance for the Digital Age: An End to End View
    generations, it is now an opportune time for primary insurers to reassess the traditional approaches ... especially for the millennial generation, we suggest primary insurers offering life insurance products consider ...

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    • Authors: Nitin Nayak, Stephen Abrokwah
    • Date: Nov 2017
    • Competency: Communication>Oral communication; Communication>Persuasive communication; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Incorporate risk management; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: Product Matters!
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Pricing - Life Insurance; Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance; Life Insurance>Marketing and distribution - Life Insurance; Predictive Analytics
  • The Stepping Stone
    boss), with no staff, and that Michael’s prior direct reports will now report to Harvey. Michael is ... For several years, he has been Harvey’s only direct report, and their previously strong relation- ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries
    • Date: Nov 2015
    • Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>General business skills; Leadership>Change management; Leadership>Influence; Relationship Management>Relationships and trust; Relationship Management>Staff management and motivation; Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: The Stepping Stone
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Best practices; Actuarial Profession>Competencies; Actuarial Profession>Entrepreneurism; Actuarial Profession>Management skills; Actuarial Profession>Professional development
  • How to Turn Suspects Into Prospects
    How to Turn Suspects Into Prospects By Ray Mascola Communication;Operational Management;Time ... priorities. By actively listening you show that you care and in the process you develop credibility and trust ...
    • Date: May 2017
    • Competency: Communication>Active listening; Communication>Difficult message delivery; Communication>Oral communication; Communication>Persuasive communication; Communication>Written communication; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>External forces and business performance; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>General business skills; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Internal forces and business performance; Leadership>Change management; Leadership>Influence; Leadership>Mentoring; Leadership>Professional network leverage; Leadership>Thought leadership; Professional Values>Ethical standards; Professional Values>Practice expertise; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Relationship Management>Relationships and trust; Relationship Management>Staff management and motivation; Relationship Management>Team leadership; Results-Oriented Solutions>Actionable recommendations; Results-Oriented Solutions>Assess decision effectiveness; Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Strategic Insight and Integration>Effective decision-making; Strategic Insight and Integration>Influence decisions; Strategic Insight and Integration>Management partnership; Strategic Insight and Integration>Strategy development; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Incorporate risk management; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Innovators & Entrepreneurs
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Entrepreneurism; Actuarial Profession>Management skills; Actuarial Profession>Professional development
  • A Portfolio Approach to Retirement Income Security
    unforeseen expenses, such as medical or long-term care • Preserve the ability to apply unused funds as ... face significant risks for medical and long-term care expenses. In theory, both of these risks can be ...

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    • Authors: Steven Vernon
    • Date: May 2016
    • Competency: Communication>Difficult message delivery; Communication>Persuasive communication; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; Leadership>Thought leadership; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: Pension Section News
    • Topics: Annuities>Fixed annuities; Annuities>Individual annuities; Annuities>Investment strategy - Annuities; Demography>Longevity; Economics>Behavioral economics; Finance & Investments>Asset allocation; Pensions & Retirement>Defined contribution and 401k plans
  • Life Settlements—A Window Of Opportunity For The Life Insurance Industry?
    have focused on protecting the consumer, the primary focus has been on efforts to mitigate the financial ... companies was that the life settlement market’s primary sources of funding—many private equity firms and ...

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    • Authors: H Shumrak
    • Date: Feb 2010
    • Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>External forces and business performance; Strategic Insight and Integration>Strategy development; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition
    • Publication Name: Reinsurance News
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Life Insurance>Policyholder behavior - Life Insurance; Life Insurance>Non-forfeiture benefits; Public Policy
  • ERM in Five Words Part 1: Resilience, Transparency
    the firm. 3. Alignment—consistency between the primary strategic objectives of the firm and the objectives ... manage- ment programs, so that ERM supports the primary goals of the firm. 4. Adaptability—planning to ...

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    • Date: Dec 2017
    • Competency: Communication>Persuasive communication; Leadership>Influence; Leadership>Thought leadership; Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Incorporate risk management; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management>Capital management - ERM; Enterprise Risk Management>Financial management; Enterprise Risk Management>Strategic risks