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Managing Overlooked Talent Risks

Managing Overlooked Talent Risks

Talent is not only a competitive differentiator, but a critical source of potential risk.

 
Insurance When the Internet Goes Down

Insurance When the Internet Goes Down

A recent internet outage underlines the need to reassess business interruption coverage.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Noisy electric cars, a record patent infringement award, safer seafood standards, and more risk in the news.

 
Donald Trump: Tweeter in Chief

Donald Trump: Tweeter in Chief

Facing the wrath of a social media president.

 
Marijuana in the Workplace

Marijuana in the Workplace

Only seven states do not allow usage of marijuana for medical or recreational purposes, but complicated workers compensation issues remain.

 
Measuring Insurance Customer Satisfaction

Measuring Insurance Customer Satisfaction

Insurer profitability and broker expertise are among the key factors contributing to overall customer satisfaction with insurance companies.

 
The Wage Gap in the Boardroom

The Wage Gap in the Boardroom

While board diversity is rising, minority and female directors are consistently paid less and given fewer opportunities for leadership roles.

 
The Cost of Complexity

The Cost of Complexity

Unnecessary organizational complexity often results in friction that creates missed business opportunities, reduced consumer satisfaction and slower economic growth.

 
Challenging Arbitration of Disputes Involving Workers Compensation Insurance Programs

Challenging Arbitration of Disputes Involving Workers Compensation Insurance Programs

Policyholders should look closely at the dispute resolution provisions presented in their workers compensation coverage plans.

 
Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
Hurricane Matthew’s Destructive Path

Hurricane Matthew’s Destructive Path

Experts survey the toll of Hurricane Matthew’s damage from Haiti to the Southeast United States.

 
Filling the Cybersecurity Gap

Filling the Cybersecurity Gap

As cyberrisks proliferate, the shortage of trained information security talent must be addressed.

 
Shining Light on Energy Market Manipulators

Shining Light on Energy Market Manipulators

Big data and improved modeling techniques can reduce the risk of energy market manipulation.

 
Overcoming the Fear of Data Remediation

Overcoming the Fear of Data Remediation

Companies often fail to realize that informed data deletion is a key tool for reducing risk.

 
The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

Testing employees before they are hired can help reduce workplace injuries.