The IDD requires insurance intermediaries to demonstrate the minimum necessary knowledge required for their role across eight core competencies – one of which is ‘business ethical standards’. Why is ethical behaviour in business important?
Building Healthy Cultures through Competence, Capability and Professionalism
The competence and capability of staff working in insurance distribution is a crucial element in maintaining confidence in the sector. Does your approach to Training and Competence contribute towards a healthy culture?
Overcoming Self-Doubt in the Workplace
Feelings of self-doubt are a common experience for many people and can significantly hinder career advancement. What are the steps we can take to work on our personal - as well as professional - development?
What counts as CPD?
There are just four months left to undertake CPD in this calendar year. In this article, we explore activities that can be undertaken to help make the most of your professional development.
Has Covid-19 changed our technology habits in the long-term?
How much has the coronavirus pandemic affected our technology habits in the long-term? We examine what benefits this can have.
Getting Back on Track with Gap Analysis
What are the benefits of the gap analysis model? In this article, we focus on identifying knowledge gaps to benefit future development.
Is your firm taking cyber risks seriously?
It is more important than ever that firms are protecting themselves against cybercrime and training their staff appropriately – but are they doing so?
Designing an Induction Programme
In this article, we look at how to develop an induction programme and why it is important.
E-Learning – What are the benefits?
While the Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in a shift towards remote and flexible working, traditional classroom-based training has also been affected. Online learning has become a popular alternative that provides an opportunity to try something new. What are the benefits and how can it be delivered correctly to both new and existing learners?