The BII Blog

What's in our blog?

We'll feature thoughts, views, opinions and insight from the President, committee Heads and other local professionals and figures.

Each contributor will have their own style and ideas, however examples of the topics covered could range from;

  • Industry relevant items and thought pieces, for example on pension reforms
  • Soft skills areas of interest e.g. what makes a good presenter / communicator / leader etc.
  • Hot topics, and articles relating to upcoming and past events
  • Personal thoughts & ideas
  • Personal experiences (good and bad) of working within the profession
  • Giving an insight into what the institute provides for our members and the roles of the committees and teams involved
  • Guest blogs

We very much welcome your thoughts and opinions as well, and we hope you enjoy it

Archived blogs:

Hello, Is there Anyone Out there?

Inspiring the Future: Diversity in Insurance

How to be better prepared for a global ransomware event

The Great British E, D & I Bake Off!

Birmingham Insurance and Financial Services Conference 2017

My Kind of Brexit

Birmingham Insurance Institute Conference – 2017 – Bigger and Better

Sleeping Safely

Birmingham. Having a Mayor?

The evolution of the 'fun' run

A view from a social media novice - LinkedIn

Throw your hands up at me!

Inheritance Tax - Don't leave it too late

Euros 2016: foregrounding riots on the risk radar

St Basils – the chosen one

Brexit – a brave new world?

Join a team at the Birmingham Insurance Institute

The Big Game

Guest blog – don’t make a drama out of a crisis

The Grand Hotel

It’s just Bieber, isn’t it.

Birmingham Insurance and Financial Services Conference 2016 – April

It’s Exam Day

We would say that wouldn't we? (EU debate)

It's that time of year again (exams and careers)

Helping a hero

Why are we going to have an insurance conference in Birmingham?

The Birmingham Insurance Institute Annual 2014 - 15

Is a UK insurance skills crisis looming?

Why do we have a Presentation Ceremony?

The Birmingham Fun Run

How charitable are you feeling?

Beyond Birmingham - BII in the Black Country

My year as President

The things we do for charity

Why Learning Should Never Stop

Fellowship – the elephant in the room?

Seeking advice to avoid confusion

Guest Blog – How to develop your career in General Insurance and Financial Services

Insurance Charities Awareness Week – Cake Baked

How to Serve (if you don’t play tennis)

A ‘Greater Birmingham’?