November / December 2021
Diversity & Inclusion Group (DIG) Update
The Diversity & Inclusion Group (DIG) just finished their Fall 2021 Book Club reading of “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance” by Angela Duckworth. The Book Club was highlighted with an in-person networking breakfast on 10/26 at The River in Wrightstown. The DIG recently sent a survey to its participants and is looking forward to planning a Spring Book Club and another in-person event in 2022.
Peer Group Update
FEI Members, please join us for the next Peer Group Meeting on December 9th. It will be offered in a virtual only format. You have the opportunity to set the agenda including the following: pay increases, ideas on hiring, insurance premiums and broker experience. Gain another prospective on your topics from other financial leaders.
Date: Thursday, December 9, 2021
Although the end of calendar year 2021 is approaching, we’ve already held 15 chapter events to date! In addition, there are still 15 chapter events planned in 2022 before the fiscal year end on June 30th. As previously communicated, the board of directors is committed to offering members more opportunities to connect, both virtual and in person, during fiscal year 2021-2022. Thus far, we’ve added two new members to the chapter: Bill Kocha and Liz Kallies. We’d like to extend a special note of thanks to members Nancy Schmidt and Ken Larsen respectively for their recruiting efforts.
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Updated 2021 - 2022 FEI Program Schedules
Don't forget to add our 2022 events to your calendars!
A New Approach to Volatility: The Importance of Making Better Decisions
The global COVID-19 pandemic has exposed a stark reality for the global economy: The threats businesses face today are multi-faceted, complex and interconnected, and all require accelerated innovation as each decision can have a profound impact. More than 18 months since the global outbreak of COVID-19 – and a year out from our initial research – business leaders have emerged with a renewed confidence in the economy and a greater appetite to embrace calculated risks. They have also identified two critical needs: to be better informed – with greater access to data, analytics and modeling – and to be better advised – by experts who can deliver relevant insights and solutions.
The results of Aon’s research can be found at The Importance of Making Better Decisions | Aon
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