Psychological resilience

Support Waste-Free Adventures with Tupperware and National Park Foundation's #GivingTuesday Promotion

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 5:14pm

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the recently announced commitment to the National Park Foundation, Tupperware Brands will run a limited time #GivingTuesday campaign promotion giving back to the National Park Foundation on December 1.

Key Points: 
  • ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the recently announced commitment to the National Park Foundation, Tupperware Brands will run a limited time #GivingTuesday campaign promotion giving back to the National Park Foundation on December 1.
  • "Through partnering with the National Park Foundation to highlight our reusable solutions for waste-free adventures, we are making impactful strides towards that goal.
  • In October, Tupperware became a premier partner of the National Park Foundation's Resilience & Sustainability initiative.
  • The National Park Foundation is the official charity of America's national parks and nonprofit partner to the National Park Service.

ARLEM at 5th UfM Regional Forum

Saturday, November 28, 2020 - 12:04am

To build resilience, he continued, peer-to-peer cooperation between the North and the South of the Mediterranean was instrumental.

Key Points: 
  • To build resilience, he continued, peer-to-peer cooperation between the North and the South of the Mediterranean was instrumental.
  • ARLEM was making cooperation happen across the areas of local economic development, democratic governance and climate change.
  • The ARLEM co-chair called for fairness, solidarity and dialogue.
  • He closed in calling upon the UfM to step up efforts to bring peace to the Middle East.

Press release - MEPs set out blueprint for a new Industrial strategy

Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 8:02am

It could therefore not take into account the impact of the pandemic on European industries.

Key Points: 
  • It could therefore not take into account the impact of the pandemic on European industries.
  • The new strategy should have two distinct phases, one focusing on recovery and the other on reconstruction and building resilience.
  • The first should focus on maintaining the smooth functioning of the single market, mainly by recapitalising enterprises, saving jobs and adapting production to a post-COVID new normal.
  • MEPs also highlight the importance of a research-based European pharmaceutical industry to safeguard high-quality manufacturing and guarantee affordable medicines for all patients in need.

Workforce Risk Reaches Five Year High Reveals International SOS Risk Outlook 2021

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:46pm

The risk level to the global workforce has reached its highest since 2016 according to the findings of the International SOS Risk Outlook 20211.

Key Points: 
  • The risk level to the global workforce has reached its highest since 2016 according to the findings of the International SOS Risk Outlook 20211.
  • The outlook reveals findings from the Business Resilience Trends survey of over 1,400 risk professionals across 99 countries, carried out by Ipsos MORI.
  • It also brings together insights from the Workforce Resilience Council and extensive International SOS proprietary data.
  • *On behalf of International SOS, Ipsos MORI carried out an online survey among 1,425 risk professionals across 99 countries who chose to take part in the survey.

BearingPoint: Organizations That Invest in Frontline Managerial Skills Are More Resilient and Adaptable Than Competitors

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 7:57am

The Covid-19 pandemic has shown that organizations that invest in frontline managerial skills are more resilient and adaptable than competitors.

Key Points: 
  • The Covid-19 pandemic has shown that organizations that invest in frontline managerial skills are more resilient and adaptable than competitors.
  • "With transformational pressures exerting themselves on business, frontline managers have never been more crucial to organizations.
  • Our study shows how important it is to develop, empower and unleash the skills, enthusiasm, and innovation of these leaders.
  • The study defines how a company can train and empower its frontline managers so that they are well-positioned to drive innovation.

Sapiens CoreSuite for Life, Pension & Annuities Recognized in Gartner's Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, Europe

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 1:33pm

"As the COVID-19 pandemic has vividly illustrated, robust digital capabilities are critical to insurers' resilience and competitive positioning," said Roni Al-Dor, president and CEO, Sapiens.

Key Points: 
  • "As the COVID-19 pandemic has vividly illustrated, robust digital capabilities are critical to insurers' resilience and competitive positioning," said Roni Al-Dor, president and CEO, Sapiens.
  • Sapiens CoreSuite for Life and Pensions supports multiple lines of business for both individual and group life, annuities, investments and medical products in a single, end-to-end system.
  • *Gartner "Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, Europe" by Laurie Shotton and Manav Sachdeva, Sept. 29, 2020.
  • Click here to view a complimentary copy of the Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, Europe report.

Sapiens CoreSuite for Life, Pension & Annuities Recognized in Gartner's Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, Europe

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 1:31pm

"As the COVID-19 pandemic has vividly illustrated, robust digital capabilities are critical to insurers' resilience and competitive positioning," said Roni Al-Dor, president and CEO, Sapiens.

Key Points: 
  • "As the COVID-19 pandemic has vividly illustrated, robust digital capabilities are critical to insurers' resilience and competitive positioning," said Roni Al-Dor, president and CEO, Sapiens.
  • Sapiens CoreSuite for Life and Pensions supports multiple lines of business for both individual and group life, annuities, investments and medical products in a single, end-to-end system.
  • *Gartner "Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, Europe" by Laurie Shotton and Manav Sachdeva, Sept. 29, 2020.
  • Click here to view a complimentary copy of the Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, Europe report.

FEI Canada Launches “Leading with Resilience” Virtual Interchange Conference - February 16-17, 2021

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 1:24pm

FEI Canadas 2021 Leading with Resilience Virtual Interchange will provide a dynamic program of content and networking to help Canadas financial executives address the timely conversations of resilience and sustainability.

Key Points: 
  • FEI Canadas 2021 Leading with Resilience Virtual Interchange will provide a dynamic program of content and networking to help Canadas financial executives address the timely conversations of resilience and sustainability.
  • This years virtual environment may look a little different, but we are enthusiastic about providing the same, stellar production, said Georgina Blanas, Executive Director at FEI Canada.
  • For any questions related to the Interchange, please reach out to FEI Canada Director, Events Rita Plaskett, Director Events at rplaskett@agendum.ca .
  • Financial Executives International Canada (FEI Canada) is the leading voice and informed choice for senior financial executives across the country.

Two thirds of Canadian business owners negatively impacted by COVID-19, most say area businesses are in crisis mode: CIBC Poll

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 11:00am

Despite this, the majority (75 per cent) of business owners remain optimistic they will rebound once the pandemic subsides.

Key Points: 
  • Despite this, the majority (75 per cent) of business owners remain optimistic they will rebound once the pandemic subsides.
  • "During these challenging times, Canadian business owners have shown incredible resilience by staying focused on fundamentals and being very nimble and creative," said Laura Dottori-Attanasio, Group Head, Personal and Business Banking, CIBC.
  • "Our team is engaged with business owners across the country every day.
  • From November 4th to November 9th 2020 an online survey of 1,020 Canadian Small Business Owners who are Maru Voice Business Canada panelists was executed by Maru/Blue.

RESILIENCE Launches to Change the Future of Medicine through Manufacturing Innovation

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 12:00pm

RESILIENCE seeks to address today's challenges while investing in the future of U.S.-led biopharmaceutical innovation.

Key Points: 
  • RESILIENCE seeks to address today's challenges while investing in the future of U.S.-led biopharmaceutical innovation.
  • RESILIENCE will offer customized and scalable processes, short lead times, the highest quality and regulatory capabilities, and world-class manufacturing facilities.
  • "Our aim with RESILIENCE is to improve manufacturing of breakthrough medicines so that they are more accessible to patients and to foster scientific innovation that makes new modalities of medicine possible," said RESILIENCE Co-Founder and CEO Rahul Singhvi, Sc.D.
  • By continuously advancing the science of biopharmaceutical manufacturing and development, RESILIENCE frees partners to focus on the discoveries that improve patients' lives.