3 secrets to effective employee engagement

If attempts to influence employee engagement in your organization have failed, you are not alone. Over the past two decades, most organizations have launched engagement initiatives or programs in their workplaces with minimal success. What those efforts focused on depended primarily on how the organization measured the concept of employee engagement, often using the dimensions … Read more

Added the new COVID-19 responsibilities to your job descriptions: now associations

What is this? Associations Now Brand Connection offers advertisers the opportunity to get in touch with the target group of Associations Now. All content is paid for by the advertiser. The editors of Associations Now are not involved in the creation of this content. Through Ernie Smith / 14 Oct 2021 (pixelfit/E+/Getty Images Plus) The … Read more

Retrocession improves SCOR outcome and offsets catastrophe claims

Global reinsurance company SCOR has once again demonstrated the value of its robust repurchase program as these protection arrangements have seemingly helped offset some of the catastrophe claims burden experienced during the last quarter.This morning, SCOR reported an underwriting loss for its SCOR Global P&C underwriting division for both the third quarter and first nine … Read more

RBC storms into space; Offers 3 stocks to buy

For the private investor, finding the right investment is the key to building a successful portfolio. Investors have put together a range of strategies, from buying dividends to following company insiders. But sometimes finding an industrial sector can work just as well. Canadian banking giant RBC has been monitoring the aerospace industry and believes we … Read more

2 dead after devastating storm causes flash flooding in southern Italy, turning city streets into rivers (VIDEOS) — RT World News

A cyclone caused severe flooding on the Italian island of Sicily on Tuesday, causing severe damage in the region as buildings flooded, causing a power outage and wiping out vehicles. A spokesperson for the Misericordia regional volunteer group, which supports relief workers, confirmed that two people have died so far as a result of the … Read more

NSW government ready to intervene in chaotic north coast council

The NSW government is ready to intervene in the affairs of an imploding North Coast Council after half of its elected representatives repeatedly refused to show up for meetings amid rising tensions between the director general and the new mayor. Tuesday night marked the eighth consecutive Ku-ring-gai council meeting that was unable to continue after … Read more

Winnipeg Police are investigating a possible new entry point for weapons and drugs into Canada – Winnipeg

As cities across Canada continue to deal with the effects of guns and illegal drug use, Winnipeg police are investigating a possible connection to the trucking industry and a new transportation hub. “There may be a new passage to Canada,” said Insp. Elton Hall, the new head of the Winnipeg Police Service’s Guns and Bands … Read more