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Generational Diversity at Work

A millennial co-worker asked me why the workers compensation claim frequency continues to decline each year after sharing my learnings ...

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Ask the experts on risk!

Starting on 5 November, CROs and leading risk management experts from around the world will be gathering in Rüschlikon, Switzerland ...

STORY URL: http://www.swissre.com/about_us/managing_risks/The_2013_Chief_Risk_Officer_Assembly.html

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An interesting look at the views of younger vs. older age groups in both the UK and Japan

In answer to the question, 'Looking ahead, 20 years from now, how likely do you think it will be that ...

STORY URL: Risk Window | Swiss Re
http://riskwindow.swissre.com/risk-window#qst=2;cnt=516;age=18

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Fish bowl thoughts on funding longer lives

In our bowl we discussed a lot about paradigm shift – on an individual, but also corporate level. So imagine how ...

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Martthi Athisaari on intergenerational equity

When it comes to discussions about ageing society, Martti Ahtisaari, former President of Finland and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, notes ...

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Opening children's eyes is key

Commenting on the findings of Swiss Re's Risk Perception Survey, CRO David Cole, says the findings show that the old ...

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The Swiss Re Risk Perception Survey: more than just numbers

Our just-released Risk Perception survey is full of interesting results gleaned from interviews with folks around the world. With a ...

STORY URL: Swiss Re - Risk Window
http://riskwindow.swissre.com/

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Who will care for our generation?

The latest statistics from the British Heart Foundation reveal the worrying and continuing trend in childhood obesity and the impact ...

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Millenial trouble

In its latest quarterly report on household debt and credit, the New York Federal Reserve broke the happy news that ...

STORY URL: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/01/millennials-in-their-parents-basements/?_r=0

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Aids and the generations in South Africa

Because so many young parents are dying of Aids in South Africa, it is very often grandma who is left ...

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As glaciers retreat - what can be done?

Christoph Bissig is a ski patroller on Mount Titlis, a glacier location in central Switzerland that sees skiing year round ...

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Inspiring the next generation

Since 2007, New York Sun Works (NY Sun Works) has been inspiring urban students to think differently about everything from ...

STORY URL: New York Sun Works
http://nysunworks.org/

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A new way of seeing the world

Nirmala Nair is the founder of the School of Practical Sustainability and we've interviewed her as part of Swiss Re's ...

STORY URL: School of Practical Sustainability
Practitioners of mindful, conscious change work in many spheres to bring about transformation. This...

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The math of renewable energy

It is a simple calculation - the Earth simply cannot support the energy needs of the 6.974 billion people that ...

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How do you want to get old?

I was in NYC and passed by a huge advertisement asking, "How do you want to get old". It made ...

STORY URL: Finding New Inspiration at 94: Looking Forward to Tomorrow's Canvas
Tell us how you want to Get Old at http://GetOld.com

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