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Aflac President Talks Leading The Georgia-Based Company Through The COVID-19 Pandemic


By Grace Walker

On Monday’s program, host Rose Scott continued the conversation with President Teresa White about leading the Georgia-based insurance company during the pandemic and corporate responsibility in responding to social justice issues.

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20 CEO Quotes During 2020


By Robert Reiss

During this past year – one I often compare to 1918, 1929 and 1968 all wrapped into one — out of the 75 CEOs I have interviewed since the pandemic started, here are 20 concepts CEOs told me, including the date they did to keep context. Hope these inspire you as we move our way into 2021.

April 22, 2020, Teresa White, President, Aflac U.S., “You can't start a culture in a crisis.”

How to Help Clients Fulfill Insurtech Resolutions in the New Year

An Aflac executive makes the case that brokers should expect insurers to offer customers a good digital experience.

By Stephanie Shields

The new year is traditionally a time to refresh our minds, renew our resolve and set goals for the next 12 months. After the global pandemic impacted holiday celebrations across America, it’s fair to wonder whether this new year has had the same restorative effect it usually does — not only in our personal lives, but professionally, as well.

The CHL Coalition Hosts Webinar on Behavioural Science Driving Healthier Choices

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The Consumer Goods Forum, Collaation for Healthier Lives (CHL) Coalition of Action hosted an interactive on 26 January 2021 to explore how insights from behavioural science can shape the design of products, policies and retail environments to make the healthy choice the easy choice for customers. 

Bill Gates to Speak at GreenBiz 21


Have you heard the big news? Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Founder of Breakthrough Energy, will be speaking at GreenBiz 21 — the premier annual event for business leaders!

Gates joins a dynamic speaker lineup of nearly 200 thought leaders and will kick off GreenBiz 21 with his session “How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Critical Role Businesses Must Play” on February 9.

Keep America Beautiful Launches Webinar Series on Zero-Waste Communities

New Webinar Series to Explore Journey, Definition of Zero Waste in Communities
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STAMFORD, Conn., January 27, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful®, the nation’s leading community improvement nonprofit organization, announces a live webinar series that will lead exploratory conversations on adopting a zero-waste vision.

Nominations for the 2021 Responsible CEO of the Year Awards, Lifetime Achievement Award Open


Details on the nomination process can be found here. Complete the nomination form and send all materials to by March 31.


Details on the nomination process can be found here. Complete the nomination form and send all materials to by March 31.

The Evolution of Sustainability at Home Depot

A Conversation with Ron Jarvis, VP of Environmental Innovation and Social Environmental Responsibility
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The Home Depot’s culture is its special sauce for success. The podcast series, “Give Me An H,” explores this unique culture through the eyes and experiences of associates who live it every day. It offers insider perspectives into how bleeding orange shapes careers and instills an appreciation for what can happen when a company commits to doing good, while also doing well.

Executives Called to Flex JEDI IQ, Yet Again


Just days into the new year and American executives are yet again being asked to flex and increase their justice, equity, diversity and inclusion (JEDI) IQ. The events of the last two weeks have further solidified the need for corporate executives – and the companies they lead – to address the realities of serious and deeply rooted inequity, systemic racism and bias in the United States.

How the Customer Experience Has Been Altered for Good


By Virgil Miller

Every second counts in a pandemic-driven world. Customers want the ability to quickly access claims information across multiple devices.


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