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Serving three generations of clients

Can there be a longer-standing member of the Insurance industry than ERROL ROSENBERG of Vaal Central Insurance Brokers in Orange Grove? COVER Magazine interviewed this stalwart in his 90th year on his career beginnings, changes…
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London Eye

One ray of sunshine breaking though the storm clouds over London’s financial centre is shining on EC3 home of London’s insurance sector. Speaking in Germany at Munich University’s Chair of Insurance Services in early May…
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Stuck with talent that just won't grow up?

Barrie Bramley, Tomorrow.Today.biz chief imagination officer, advises companies to abandon Boomer Thinking in favour of X-er Integration. Diversity, innovation, six sigma, decentralisation, Jack Welch’s 70/20/10, Kai-Zen, Feng Shui. These (and others) are strategic focus areas…
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Let's just get on with it

Malcolm Hosken sees the industry as fairly stable, but wonders if regulators are injured buffalos. In times such as these where financial institutions and, in particular, Banks are falling like flies or are bring propped…
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Round about Africa

To my shame, my grasp of Afrikaans is still sketchy, even after having lived 14 years in South Africa. But then, the same could be said of my Zulu and my Baoulé and my Yoruba…
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The future of Loss Adjusting

With the focus on claims management and cost saving, the Loss Adjusting industry has an important role to play. However, the environment is still uncertain regarding fees, qualifications and expertise relating to their function. We…