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  • COVID in the fall: Supporting colleagues during and after COVID - Webinar (EST)
    The global pandemic has had a profound impact on many aspects of our lives, particularly our mental health. The change in routine, added stress and increased isolation have had a compounding effect on our mental wellbeing. In this session, led by Ted Bober, M.S.W., R.S.W. of the Ontario Medical Association, you’ll get to know how the pandemic has impacted mental health, and the social/emotional challenges expected to emerge in the fall. You will get to know best practices for addressing employee ...

  • Cheers! Virtual Beer/cider tasting with IIO - Webinar (EST)
    Registration is closed Cheers—it’s a way we express good health and merriment to those in our company, usually over an alcoholic drink. Whether it’s a fresh-hopped IPA at trivia, a clean pilsner at convocation or a crisp cider at the golf tournament, IIO has a long history of cheers. This fall, let’s keep the networking and fellowship alive at our first-ever Cheers! Virtual beer/cider tasting. Together, we will be guided through a tasting featuring fresh, Ontario craft beers and a cider, with 6 ...

  • Virtual Teaching & Presentation Techniques (4-day program) - Webinar (EST)
    Do you need to enhance your teaching and facilitation skills for virtual presentations? If so, this four-day certificate program is for you. (October 9, 16, 23, 30, 2020) This instructional course will give you the resources needed to understand your audience, prepare your lessons and outcomes and be an overall better virtual trainer or instructor. This program is also used to develop instructors for the Insurance Institute CIP virtual class programs. Section 1: Introduction to Adult Learners an ...

  • Understanding Garage Auto Liability - Webinar (EST)
    Do you need some talking points to explain to your clients why they need a Garage Liability policy?  Are you unclear about where an Auto/Property and General Liability policy ends and a Garage Liability policy begins? This webinar is designed to give a quick refresher on Commercial Auto as well as how a Garage Liability interacts with other policies and how best to discuss it with your prospect or client. This multi-pronged policy is often considered confusing in terms of why it's needed and wha ...

  • Developing the Leader Within - Module 1 - Leadership Lid and Emotional Intelligence - Webinar (EST)
    We cannot lead others until we can effectively lead ourselves. In this module, you will understand how leadership effectiveness is directly related to leadership capacity. You will learn the difference between emotional intelligence and intellectual intelligence and how these impact our ability to lead. As part of this module, you will also undergo a DISC assessment to determine your behavioural style, this tool will help you understand how to identify the behavioural styles of your teams/ colle ...

  • At the Forefront: How COVID is driving the need for innovation and leadership in p&c - Webinar (EST)
    A hardening insurance market, a global health crisis and an economic downturn: the challenges are real. But Andrew Steen, President of Berkley Canada thinks there’s more than meets the eye. In his talk, Andrew will share his optimism for the future and why the opportunity to create better outcomes for insurance customers, financial stakeholders, and future leaders has never been greater. Andrew will also share his unique perspective on leadership: why it matters, opportunities to cultivate it in ...

  • At the Forefront Subscription
    Our At the Forefront series gives you the c-suite perspective on the most pressing issues facing our industry today. This fall and winter, we’re hosting monthly talks with some of the industry’s most passionate and dynamic leaders. Join the discussion every month by becoming a regular subscriber to the series. As an ‘At the Forefront’ subscriber, here’s what you’ll get: Save money : Save up to 30% off the cost of an individual registration. Stay connected : As a subscriber, you'll stay engaged w ...

  • Virtual Trivia Night (Team of 6) - Webinar (EST)
    Team trivia is back, it’s virtual and it’s better than ever! Rally your team of 6 and face off against other insurance professionals in a fun and fast-paced game of trivia. This event includes one hour of game play, with several rounds including trivia, pictures, name that tune and the price is right. At the end, one team will be crowned a winner—will it be you? Virtual trivia is a fun and inclusive teambuilding and networking activity that’s open to everyone. Don't have a full team? Individual ...

  • Virtual Trivia Night (Individual) - Webinar (EST)
    Team trivia is back, it’s virtual and it’s better than ever! Join in the fun and face off against other insurance professionals in a fun and fast-paced game of trivia. This event includes one hour of game play, with several rounds including trivia, pictures, name that tune and the price is right. At the end, one team will be crowned a winner—will it be you? Virtual trivia is a fun and inclusive teambuilding and networking activity that’s open to everyone. Individual registratrants will be placed ...

  • Artificial intelligence as a research tool - Webinar (EST)
    Polly is radically changing the way market research is conducted. She studies what large, representative samples of populations are saying on social media and turns what she learns into actionable insights. When she’s wrong, she learns from it. And she does all of this in seconds. Polly is not your average researcher. "She" is an artificial intelligence tool developed by homegrown Canadian company Advanced Symbiotics Inc. (ASI). Polly is so spot-on in her analysis, she was selected as the offici ...

  • Developing the Leader Within - Module 2 - Mindset, Core Values and Effective Communication - Webinar
    We cannot lead others until we can effectively lead ourselves. In Module 2, you’ll gain a solid understanding of the core values required to be an effective leader and you will be able to identify communication strategies that work best for you. Part 1- Identifying your core values - Have a solid understanding of the core values required to be an effective leader - Identify strategies to improve upon these core values - understand how to recognize these values or the lack thereof within yourself ...

  • At the Forefront: The consumer-focused insurer - Webinar (EST)
    Discover how pay-as-you-go insurance has offered considerable savings during a global pandemic With many Canadians spending less time behind the wheel, while also managing household budgets, many are rethinking the amount they pay for auto insurance. As driving habits have significantly changed, it has prompted many to ask - why am I paying full price for auto insurance when my vehicle sits idle at home? Two years ago, CAA Insurance unveiled CAA MyPace, Canada’s first and only auto insurance pro ...

  • Developing the Leader Within - Module 3 - Intentional Leadership, Coaching & Leading Through Change
    We cannot lead others until we can effectively lead ourselves. In module 3 you will identify your level of emotional intelligence (strengths and limitations) and you’ll be provided with strategies to improve your level of EQ. You will: - Learn about the subconscious and conscious parts of the mind and how this affects your beliefs, behaviours, mindset and ultimately your ability to lead - Identify triggers that lead to self-limiting behaviours - Workshop strategies to deal with self-limiting bel ...