Grow Your Business Through Diversity and Inclusion
Discover the opportunities and benefits of embracing diversity and encouraging change necessary for the independent agency system to thrive. When you lean on our research, education and resources you will create an organizational culture that will better serve diverse markets.
Our mission is to engage
develop a sustainable diverse independent agency network by
partnering with state associations, carriers, and industry affinity groups.
Learn more about the Diversity Council here.
Join us online for our LETs (Lead, Educate, Tech) conference session opener! Learn the impact of COVID-19 on our overall wellness; how to better implement self-care in your daily routine; and strategies you can take with your team to navigate this new normal. More information here.
We are pleased to kick off our third mentorship program for underrepresented developing agency owners! More information here.
We are partnering with SynerDynamics to provide 10 Big
"I" women agent leaders a discounted registration to participate
in MyNetwork Masterminds Women's Mentoring Group kicking off in October! More information here.
FREE Whitepaper: 3 Steps to Change
Understand the current state of independent agency system and learn what you can do today to change the diversity landscape in our industry.
Tune into Women Who Lead Remarkably on-demand. This webinar unpacks self and environmentally imposed obstacles women continue to face and provides the best “how to” leadership advice from Sara Bradshaw Ray and a few other remarkable women you may know!
IN THE NEWS
Navigating Inclusive Leadership During Times of Crisis
At this time of heightened awareness of racial injustices, it is critical that we as trusted advisors take action to show inclusive leadership within our agencies and communities at large.
IA Magazine Feature: Business of Inclusion
As demographics change, businesses that aren’t building bridges or making inroads with new and diverse communities risk being left behind. And if they don’t start soon, they will certainly find it harder to catch up in the future. Read these six tips to sell, market and network better.
Why Turn to the Big A Message from our CEO Bob Rusbuldt
Chairman Minkler SpeaksState of the Union Addess
The Big "I" Diversity Council is a cooperative industry group comprised of multicultural Big "I" member agents and leading insurance company executives. The council collaborates with other multicultural industry groups, state associations and other Big I committees to create an awareness of the opportunities and benefits available by embracing diversity and encouraging change necessary for the independent agency system to survive and flourish. Our mission is to engage and develop a sustainable diverse independent agency network by partnering with state associations, carriers, and industry affinity groups. Learn more about the Diversity Council here.