Professional Development

Here you’ll find posts and commentary about the value of professional development — as an expectation for your staff and a career- and business-builder for you.

 

 

 

Professional Development

Professional Development

By ASPPA Net Staff8/29/2017 • 0 Comments

There’s just a little time left to tell us what you think about whether we should add shorter 50-minute, one-CE credit, half-price webcasts to our offerings. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff8/23/2017 • 0 Comments

We would like your opinion on whether we should add shorter 50-minute, one-CE credit, half-price webcasts to our offerings. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff8/8/2017 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By Ray Berry7/5/2017 • 0 Comments

Come to Chicago on Aug. 18 and 19 for a great ACOPA symposium with presentations by pension actuarial experts. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff6/28/2017 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff6/14/2017 • 0 Comments

Registration for the 2017 ASPPA Annual Conference — the nation’s premier gathering of retirement industry professionals — is now open! READ MORE

By Shannon Edwards5/9/2017 • 0 Comments

Early registration for the 2017 ASPPA Women Business Leaders Forum has been extended to this Friday, May 12. READ MORE

By Nevin Adams 4/27/2017 • 0 Comments

This year’s Western Benefit Conference will be one of the few events in the nation to span issues relating to both retirement AND health care. READ MORE

By Jodie Dailey4/12/2017 • 0 Comments

The ASPPA Women Business Leaders Forum is being held at the acclaimed Brown Palace in Denver, CO on June 5-8 and will include a session on cybersecurity. READ MORE

By Leigh Lewis3/15/2017 • 0 Comments

The ASPPA Women Business Leaders Forum is being held on June 5-8 in Denver, CO at the beautiful Brown Palace, and it will include a session led by John Formica. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff3/10/2017 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff11/22/2016 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff10/20/2016 • 0 Comments

The 2016 ASPPA Annual Conference kicks off Sunday at the Gaylord National Resort at the National Harbor, located in Oxon Hill, Md., just outside our nation’s capital. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/22/2016 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/21/2016 • 0 Comments

There are two more days to apply for the QKA Scholarship Program for ASPPA’s Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) credential program, PenChecks Trust Company of America (PenChecks Trust®) and the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA) remind. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff4/12/2016 • 0 Comments

In an industry in which many have taken a “sink or swim” approach to employee training, a key ASPPA business partner has taken a different approach. READ MORE

By Shannon Edwards3/28/2016 • 0 Comments

The ASPPA Women Business Leadership Forum (WBLF), which will be held in New Orleans June 6 through June 9, will bring together some of the best, brightest and most innovative women business owners and managers in the compliance consulting and retirement plan service industry. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff3/18/2016 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By Peter Preovolos9/18/2015 • 0 Comments

In the second of a three-part series on being a 3(16) plan administrator, Peter Preovolos examines whether becoming one is worth it. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/11/2015 • 0 Comments

In the Sept. 16 webcast “The Revolving Door: Rehired Employees,” Robert Richter, Vice President of SunGard Relius, discusses what an employer can do about enrolling a rehired employee in its retirement plan. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/8/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA and PenChecks are partnering to offer four scholarships to individuals interested in pursuing ASPPA’s Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) credential, and the Sept. 15 deadline fast approaches. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff5/21/2015 • 0 Comments

ASPPA is always providing information and insights that will be valuable to its members! Following is a summary of upcoming webcasts and events. READ MORE

By Nevin Adams10/1/2014 • 0 Comments

The nation’s private pension insurer wants a heads-up from employers about offers to participants to convert their monthly pensions to lump sum benefits. In a recent Federal Register filing, the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) said it plans to revise the 2015 PBGC premium filing procedures to require reporting of such offers. READ MORE

By Nevin Adams10/1/2014 • 0 Comments

The annual cost of living adjustments for most limits are measured using the CPI-U announced by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for July, August and September. The September rate will be released on Oct. 22 — at which point we’ll know with certainty. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/2/2014 • 0 Comments

Whether you were a “dazed and confused” high schooler, worried about Watergate, or no more than a twinkle in your parents’ eyes – 1974 – and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act – would (thankfully) prove to have more staying power than puka shell necklaces, bell bottoms, or polyester leisure suits. READ MORE

By John Iekel7/7/2014 • 0 Comments

Growing professionally, making new connections and strengthening existing ones, exchanging ideas on actions you can take to build your business — there’s never a bad time for any of these. But the start of a new year is an especially good time, and ASPPA will be offering an ideal opportunity in the first-ever Business Executives and Managers Conference, to be held in Houston on Jan. 26-27, 2015 at the Sheraton North Houston Hotel. READ MORE

By John Iekel6/13/2014 • 0 Comments

Do you know of an ASPPA member who has made a significant contribution to pension education, especially in the last 12 months? You can help make it possible for him or her to receive recognition! Nominations are now being accepted by the ASPPA Retirement Plan Academy Advisory Group for ASPPA’s Educator’s Award. But you need to act soon — the nomination window closes June 30. READ MORE