Kyobo Life Insurance Company, one of the biggest life insurers in South Korea, was established in 1958 after the devastation of the Korean war based on the founding mottoes of "Promotion of National Education” and “Formation of National Capital" which were considered as the 2 fundamental elements for the development of the country’s future.
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Society at large needs the insurance industry to become an even more powerful catalyst and lubricant for societal innovation. The opportunities for doing so are immense and the taking on of such a role is deep in the history and DNA of the industry. The time to do so is also ripe, given both societal need and the growing attention to corporate purpose on the part of investors, boards of directors and employees.
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Drake’s minor in risk management and insurance (RMI), offered through the College of Business and Public Administration, distinguishes itself by attracting students from throughout the University regardless of their major. A student can earn the minor by completing seven RMI courses that cover key components of risk management and insurance.