Moving Past the COVID Chaos: Tips for Your Insurance, Finances, and Business - July 20, 2020

July 20, 2020
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Today's Key Question:

Are you surprised to learn that consumers under age 45 are buying more life insurance than other age groups?!

See the article from Think Advisor below.


"5 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Is the Future of Work"

From Entrepreneur:

* Emotional intelligence is the ability to identify and manage one’s personal emotions and the emotions of others. Knowing how you'd feel in a certain situation helps you to gauge how others will feel in a similar environment thus enabling favorable social interactions and evoking favorable reactions from others. Emotional intelligent people gain social aptitudes such as the ability to resolve conflict, teach others or manage teams. 


Rising rates of loneliness, depression, and mental health concerns represent an opportunity for companies and leaders to embrace emotional intelligence in order to re-engage people at work and life. 



2U CEO: This Is A Paradigm-Shifting Moment For Higher Ed

From Web Pro News:

*Chip Paucek, co-founder and CEO of 2U, discusses how the pandemic has led to a paradigm shift to engaging high-quality online learning for higher education:



"Stop the excuses, and get ready to reopen schools"

From Washington Examiner:

* The fact is, most parents rely on schools being open so that they can work normal hours. Very few of those parents are equipped to guide their children through five days per week of virtual learning, especially while holding down their own day jobs. DeVos is telling school administrators to face reality and reopen in the way that makes most sense for them in their particular area. This will be difficult but not impossible, even as people such as Bash come up with every reason to say that it can't be done.



"Young Consumers Continue to Submit More Life Applications: MIB"

From Think Advisor:

* Consumers under the age of 45 continued to post stronger application activity numbers in June than consumers in the other two age groups MIB Group Inc. tracks, for the fifth straight month.



Here's a short video from Steve on how you can purchase insurance in these changing times....Watch Here