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Jacobson Explores Evolving Actuarial Space at the 2018 SOA Valuation Actuary Symposium

August 14, 2018
CHICAGO –  The rise of big data and analytics, a mid-level talent gap, the emergence of disruptive technology, and other hot button issues are poised to drastically change the actuarial arena. 

Amid this upheaval, insurers are challenged with the human element of their evolving business plans and strategic initiatives. How can organizations prepare their employees for this newly emerging future of work? Chad Record, assistant vice president of The Jacobson Group, will explore the answers to this important question as a presenter at the 2018 Society of Actuaries Valuation Actuary Symposium in Washington, DC.

“Human capital is the most critical component of any organization and must not be overlooked,” said Record. “Insurers must develop strategies and best practices for engaging their employees while exploring a changing reality.”

The session, titled “Navigating an Evolving Workplace: Engaging the Human Element,” is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. EDT on August 27, 2018. Record will be joined by three co-presenters: Annemarie Bowman of Prudential, Kelly Hennigan of Venerable, and Ken McCullum of Principal Financial Group. They will discuss emerging trends that are sure to impact the insurance industry and actuarial field, as well as explore the human element as it relates to these evolving business trends.

As assistant vice president for Jacobson's life team, Record connects life and disability clients with temporary staffing and subject matter experts solutions. He brings a true insider perspective, having worked within the insurance industry itself before joining Jacobson nearly 10 years ago. Record remains committed to the success of the industry and shares his insights through speaking engagements and other thought leadership efforts.

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