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Techstars launches insurance tech accelerator in North Carolina

Startup accelerator Techstars announced that it is launching a new program for insurtech startups in partnership with life insurance giant MetLife. Applications open today for the program, called the MetLife Digital Accelerator, which will be based out of Cary, North Carolina.<p><i>VentureBeat’s</i> …

Business

CX is the new UX: MetLife’s first head of customer experience on building brands through personal interaction

Roles focused on the overall customer experience across multiple channels, including designing experiences for emerging technologies like voice, …

Customer Experience

The Rose Portfolio Update With Double Digit Total Return For The 91 Holdings

Total Return for 2017 was 16.4 %.<p>Dividend income increased 15% from 2016.<p>Portfolio value was up 12% if you deduct dividends.<p>Revealed is my average …

Investing

MetLife declares $0.40 dividend

MetLife (NYSE:MET) declares $0.40/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 3.09%<p>Payable March 13; for shareholders of record …

Business

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Check out the top images from the Redskins' 2017 season!<p>The Washington Redskins players officially wrapped up the 2017 season on Monday, Jan. 1, …

Washington Redskins

PHOTOS: Redskins Wrap Up 2017 Season

The Washington Redskins players officially wrapped up the 2017 season on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, cleaning out their lockers and speaking to the media …

Washington Redskins

PHOTOS: Redskins Set Up Locker Room For Giants Game

Check out photos of the Redskins' locker room set up prior to the Redskins 2017 Week 17 matchup with the New York Giants<p>Images of the Washington …

Washington Redskins

Rand Paul partakes in yearly Festivus 'airing of grievances' and takes aim at Clinton, Trump, and Ted Cruz

Republican Presidential hopeful Rand Paul speaks during the CNBC Republican Presidential Debate, October 28, 2015 at the Coors Event Center at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado. AFP PHOTO/ ROBYN BECKROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images<p>Reuters<p><b>Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul took to Twitter on Saturday</b> …

News

NY and Mass. probe MetLife over unpaid pensions

Regulators in Massachusetts and New York State are probing MetLife after the insurance giant revealed it had failed to pay pensions to potentially …

Retirement

MetLife renovates legacy IT for the cloud era

Many enterprises have embraced cloud computing to fuel digital transformations, launching initiatives that range from new mobile applications to …

The City

PHOTOS: Redskins Postgame Celebration After Week 15 Victory

Check out the photos of Redskins players and coaches after the Week 15 victory.<p>Check out images from the Washington Redskins in their 2017 Week 15 …

Washington Redskins

New York, Massachusetts regulators probing MetLife over unpaid pensions

State regulators in New York and Massachusetts say they are investigating MetLife (NYSE:MET) after the insurer said last week it had failed to pay …

Business

MetLife failed to pay pension benefits for some

MetLife (NYSE:MET) on Friday said it's trying to locate and pay a small portion (5% or less) of 600K retirees who are owed money, but have relocated …

Business

Sarit Ben Aryeh Frishman

1.<br>"If I'd've seen you someplace, I'd've thought you were a straight girl" was the day I went home and shaved half my head<br>Undercut<br>"Femme Visibility …

The City

Moneyfellows wins MetLife Foundation Financial Innovation Competition powered by Verb, Secures $50,000 Grant

CAIRO, Dec. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Moneyfellows of Egypt has been announced winner of the MetLife Foundation Inclusion Plus competition in Egypt & Lebanon. The competition was open to entrepreneurs, businesses and non-profit organizations and aimed to discover innovative solutions to promote …

Innovation

Rome on the Hudson

Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919<p>by Mike Wallace<p>Oxford University Press, 1,182 pp., $45.00<p>Despite the durable tale of …

Books

Odell Beckham Jr. tweets support for Eli Manning: 'We all support you'

Dec 3, 2017; Oakland, CA, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) leaves the field after the loss against the Oakland Raiders at Oakland …

NFL

Behind John Mara’s thinking and how that’ll shape his next big call

The great irony is this: the schedule had smiled on the 2017 Giants.<p>Are you kidding? Just get to Week 12, head above water, and this is what they …

John Mara

Achieving Innovation In Large Enterprises | Interviews | Chief Innovation Officer

John Geyer is the Chief Innovation Officer at MetLife and has been with the company for a decade. His experience as a CIO goes back to 1989, when he …

Innovation

MetLife Vs Prudential Financial: Which One Is Better For Dividend Investors?

MetLife and Prudential Financial are widely-held among income-oriented investors due to attractive capital returns and reasonable valuations.<p>Since …

Stocks

MetLife Confirms MediaCom Agency Selection

MetLife confirmed today that it has named GroupM's MediaCom as its new media agency effective Jan.1, 2018.<p>Word of the initial selection broke in …

Advertising Industry

MediaCom selected as MetLife's new media agency of record

MetLife announced that MediaCom will lead all media planning and buying in the US.<p>After a six-month review, the GroupM agency was selected to cover …

Advertising

Employee Satisfaction Studies

NEW! - Going beyond by looking ahead<p>Brokers’ and consultants’ role amidst evolving benefits landscape<p>NEW! - Benefits can help small businesses stand …

The Workplace

Wells Fargo: Here's Why It's Time To Play Defense

Defensive Wells Fargo investors should take advantage of the recent jump in stock price and sell a portion of current holdings.<p>Two revelations …

Business

Lombardo Retires After 28 Years at Helm of JMU Women’s Soccer - James Madison University

HARRISONBURG, Va. – Dave Lombardo, the only head coach in the 28-year history of James Madison women's soccer, announced his retirement on Wednesday …

Women's Soccer

ANZ Bank works on MetLife insurance laundry list

US giant MetLife has turned the tables on ANZ Banking Group on a potential $2.5 billion acquisition of the latter's life insurance business.<p>Street …

Insurance

Daniel Humm: "Only in the last two years have I found myself as a chef"

22/11/2017<p><i>Header: Daniel Humm (portrait: © Gianni Villa) and duck with rhubarb</i><p><i>The world’s No.1 restaurant recently reopened showcasing a freshly</i> …

Restaurants

Redskins Vs. Giants 2017 Infographic

Take a by-the-numbers look at the Redskins' game vs. the New York Giants at FedExField in Landover, Md. on Thursday, November 23rd, 2017.

Washington Redskins

Brighthouse Financial: Why The Stock Is Down After A Solid Q3

It was a noisy quarter for Brighthouse Financial due to a number of one-offs related to its spin-off from MetLife.<p>That being said, the company …

Stocks

13 Bizarre (And Kinda Awesome) Ways NYC Was Almost A Little More Extra

For better or worse, New York City could have turned out A LOT different.<p><i>Never Built New York</i>, a new exhibit on view at the Queens Museum in New York City, looks back at some of the absurd (and sometimes ingenious) ways that the Big Apple could have turned out if things had gone differently. From …

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