2019 National Education Month

Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia

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Date and Time: February 01, 2019 - February 28, 2019

NATIONAL EDUCATION MONTH IS TURNING TEN!

Our annual celebration of education in the p&c insurance industry is celebrating its tenth anniversary. This is what the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia has planned - we hope you'll join in!
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MAKE A DIFFERENCE MENTORSHIP AWARD:  Nomination deadline is February 28

The Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia is pleased to partner with the Insurance Institutes of New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, and Prince Edward Island for the second annual Make a Difference Mentorship Award contest.
Take this opportunity to nominate a co-worker, manager, instructor, or anyone else who has had a positive effect on your insurance career. They could win a cash prize, and so could you! 

Download the information sheet with full details on eligibility, and how to submit a nomination.

Become a Mentor - Become a Mentee
Would you like to become a mentor for the next generation of p&c employees? Do you  need someone to act as a mentor for you? Does your organization want to foster mentoring relationships within your staff?
Mentoring Advantage has all the resources you need to get started.
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SEMINAR/WEBINAR: February 20 from 1 - 3 p.m.

Snow Loads and Structural Collapses
We're in the middle of winter, and seasonal risks are top of mind - particularly that of snow! What comes down soft and white can accumulate and do real damage. Are you up-to-date on the effect of snow loads on structures, and how it relates to insurance? This seminar will give you an understanding of the effects of snow loads on structures, and you'll have the knowledge you need to be able to competently handle and settle insurance claims involving collapse under snow loads.

Complete details and online registration is available
here.
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NATIONAL MEME CONTEST: Entry deadline is February 28

Show the rest of Canada Nova Scotia's witty, imaginative, and humourous side..with a meme! Create and submit a meme that describes the insurance industry, education or professionalism in our industry, and you might win a $100 gift card! Nova Scotia had a winner in 2018, lets make it two years in a row!!

Contest rules and regulations, plus help on how to create a meme, can be found on the Insurance Institute of Canada's National Education Month page.
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MAP OUT YOUR P&C JOURNEY AT myCAREER
myCareer is an online career management resource where you’ll find tools to support you, or your employees, in insurance career and on-going professional development. Career maps are there for those who know where they want their career to go, or for those still navigating the options and opportunites, there are resources, assessment tools, and tip sheets.
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