Professionalism in the Workplace – What does it…

By Nor Izmawati Mostapar, Vice President of Corporate Communications & e-Learning at MII The exact and correct meaning of professionalism is often unclear and misunderstood. The application of the concept varies in different organizations. Professionalism…

The Ultimate Question: Do you have what it…

By Zubair Mohamad, MII Knowledge Management According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, professionalism is defined as "the conduct, aims, or qualities that characterize or mark a profession or a professional person;". It also defines a profession…

Three Dimensions: A New World Insurance Order!

By Praveen Gupta FCII, Former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Raheja QBE General Insurance Co Ltd For someone who has been exploring the emerging fiduciary challenges of diversity and inclusivity to financial lines, the…

Insurance – “The Beauty & The Beast”?

By Anusha Thavarajah, former Chairperson of The Malaysian Insurance Institute (MII) Many of us today when asked, will say that it is our passion to go into a profession that is purposeful and will help…

We are all struggling with skills gaps in…

By Hugh Terry, The Digital Insurer The future of insurance is here - and it is digital. Digital is transforming our personal lives and starting to transform our professional lives in insurance. Whilst insurance has…

The Impact of Weather Changes to Insurance Business

By Nor Izmawati Mostapar, Vice President of Corporate Communications & e-Learning at MII Weather patterns are continuously altered by climate change. As climate changes become more frequent and intense, weather conditions too change for the…

Modeling for Change

By Hasri Hamidan, MII Senior Vice President Product and Course Development Typically, insurance companies base their business models and design their products on historical data. Specific to risks related to weather changes, companies will look…