Four surprising qualities of powerful business leaders
Do you micro-manage every element of your brokerage? Are you critical of the smallest mistakes? It might be time for a change
Happy, motivated brokers: An impossible dream?
Cultivating a healthy and happy team of brokers brimming with enthusiasm is an admirable goal. But are we trying to achieve the impossible?
Boost gender diversity to boost profits
A new study suggests that increasing gender diversity in the executive ranks can dramatically improve a company’s bottom line
Healthy body plus healthy mind equals healthy career
Our bodies are finely tuned machines, yet we tend to drive them into the ground, ignore warning signs, and generally treat them poorly. What if you could tap into a whole workforce of finely tuned, healthy and active employees? Christopher Paterson reports
Does your organisation have a toxic leader?
Toxic leaders can have a profoundly negative impact on people and organisations. Here is how to identify one
Why monotasking is the new black
Forget multitasking – we need to narrow our focus to become more efficient and stay mentally fit, according to brain expert Dr. Jenny Brockis
Social Media 2.0?
We’re all familiar with Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. But, asks Maggie Crowley, where does social media go from here?
Client communication: digital vs analogue
As blogs, newsletters and videos become normal modes of client communication, insurance professionals are heading into a brave new world of digitization
What is the most common pitfall for managers?
The single most common mistake occurs when managers view the business in the wrong way, says one global leadership expert
iCommunication: The way forward for organizations
Georgia Murch explains how, by ditching annual performance reviews, organizations can finally press their foot firmly on the accelerator – and achieve progress