The Actuaries Institute has identified key areas and recommendations from Hayne’s final report that should be considered by actuaries working across general insurance, life insurance, superannuation, risk and banking.
In the previous article, we challenged the popular misconceptions of persuasion as a “battle of the strongest arguments”. The most successful persuaders are not necessarily those who present the most well researched facts and figures, but those who can execute a particularly effective persuasion strategy with their target audience, which can be summarised in these 4 simple steps.
The use of wearable technology has been on the rise in recent years, from step-counting to measuring sleep. Many industries have begun to embrace this technology, with increasing interest in how wearables are being used in life insurance. More importantly, how can and should they be used going forward? And what caveats should we be aware of?
When thinking about “diversity and inclusion” I am reminded of the importance of the concept of ‘flexibility’ in its broadest sense which is the enabler to create a truly diverse and inclusive culture in our businesses.
A Panel Discussion, opened by former HIH Royal Commissioner the Hon Neville Owen, on the current Financial Services Royal Commission, shared some personal, philosophical and sobering wisdom on the workings and outcomes of Royal Commissions.
Tuan Miang Chua and Elayne Grace discuss the rapid growth of online insurance in Asia and the Chinese appetite for product innovation and business opportunities in this area.
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8 MARCH 2019
FACT VS. FICTION: GENDER DIVERSITY IN STEM
This special international Women's Day event will be presented by Nicolette Rubinsztein, Russell Tytler, Ning Li, Janine McIntosh, Lesley Traverso.
3-4 JUNE 2019
The Institute’s Flagship event to be held at the International Convention Centre in Sydney
4-5 FEB 2019
Course focused on the Institute's Code of Professional Conduct and its practical applications
11 - 12 Nov 2019
INJURY AND DISABILITY SCHEMES SEMINAR
Major event that focuses on injury and disability schemes throughout Australasia.