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How to reduce pregnancy anxiety around COVID-19

While COVID-19 has impacted the lives of people all over the world, expectant mothers are also dealing with pregnancy anxiety during the pandemic. Anxiety and depression during pregnancy are common problems that women face, and the pandemic only intensifies them. That’s why it’s more important than ever to have strategies you can use to alleviate …

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How to hire talent post the coronavirus pandemic

Tales of employee layoffs have flooded the career networking platform LinkedIn, as thousands of businesses struggle to weather the coronavirus storm. For those who still hold their jobs, many find themselves working from home, in what is the largest remote working shift in history. Will this continue to be the case post-pandemic? If so, how …

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How to use the MBTI to enhance the workplace

As the most popular personality test in the world, the Myer-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is taken by about 1.5 million people each year. While many people use the MBTI to learn more about themselves and their friends, companies also use it for everything from analyzing job applicants and assembling teams to motivating employees and leadership …

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How your attachment style affects your relationships at work

While the idea of issues in adulthood stemming from one’s childhood might sound cliche, the reality is that that’s often the case. The attachment theory talks about the way our earliest relationships with our primary caregivers affect our relationships and interactions as adults. We usually think about how our attachment style affects our relationships with …

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What is your love language at work?

Do you feel like your supervisor appreciates you? What about your coworkers? It’s no secret that employees who feel appreciated perform better. However, expressing appreciation isn’t always that straightforward. Appreciation has to be conveyed in a way that the person it’s being directed to finds meaningful. While many people are familiar with The Five Love …

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Corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities seminar

Corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities seminar

Pacific Prime and Bupa Global have teamed up to host a seminar on corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities at the China Club in Hong Kong, which was held on the 26th of September 2019. The seminar centered around the latest employee benefits trends and programs. We were also joined by the City Mental Health Alliance’s …

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Back to school safety and insurance tips

Back to school safety and insurance tips

September is an exciting time of year for students to head back to school. As school administrators, however, it also means that it’s high time you should review your students’ safety, as well as the risk management strategy of your educational institution since changes year to year could lead to adjustments in your insurance needs. …

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How to reduce pregnancy anxiety around COVID-19

While COVID-19 has impacted the lives of people all over the world, expectant mothers are also dealing with pregnancy anxiety during the pandemic. Anxiety and depression during pregnancy are common problems that women face, and the pandemic only intensifies them. That’s why it’s more important than ever to have strategies you can use to alleviate …

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Big data: Promoting trust between health insurers and clients

Big data has been around since 2005 when it was first coined and publicly announced by Roger Mougalas from O’Reilly Media. Its impact today is far-reaching with several industries ranging from manufacturing and retail to healthcare embracing the phenomenon of invaluable raw data. As for the global health insurance industry, big data has become a …

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How to choose a health insurance plan

If you’re looking to secure health insurance, you’ll soon realize that your options are indeed endless. With the sheer number of insurers and plans out there, how do you wade through all of them, and choose the right option for you? In our experience as a global health insurance broker, we’ve noticed that individuals often …

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Pacific Prime’s video gives you 5 tips for moving abroad as an expat

Moving abroad as an expat can no doubt be a daunting task – you’ve got to pack all your things, leave your old life behind, and set out to the unknown. With so many little things to sort out before, during, and after your move, it’s no surprise that you may begin to feel overwhelmed. …

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Pacific Prime Quiz: How well do you know international health insurance?

Health insurance is important and it is a serious matter. However, here at Pacific Prime, we want to show our fun side and challenge you all by designing – a not so easy – online quiz testing your knowledge about international health insurance! Click the banner below and answer 10 questions to find out if …

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Coronavirus lockdowns: What expats must know when returning home

Whether you’re traveling back home now that your work trip has been cut short, or heading to your family so you can all be together during these difficult times, you’re probably wondering what kind of life you’re returning to. With rules and regulations that seem to be changing so frequently that it can be hard …

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How to reduce pregnancy anxiety around COVID-19

While COVID-19 has impacted the lives of people all over the world, expectant mothers are also dealing with pregnancy anxiety during the pandemic. Anxiety and depression during pregnancy are common problems that women face, and the pandemic only intensifies them. That’s why it’s more important than ever to have strategies you can use to alleviate …

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World Mental Health Day: 3 essential ways to boost your mental health

World Mental Health Day: 3 essential ways to boost your mental health

This year’s World Mental Health Day comes at a time when people’s lives have changed considerably as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. No matter who you are or where you are from, the consequences of the ongoing pandemic is huge, especially with regards to people’s mental health. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), …

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World Heart Day: What is cardiovascular disease (CVD) and how to prevent CVD?

Today is a rather special day as we celebrate World Heart Day and create awareness about cardiovascular diseases (CVD). All around the world, the day is marked by numerous events, sports programs, activities, and much more to promote the importance of healthy living and combating CVD. According to the World Health Federation, cardiovascular disease is …

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Five top tips for looking after yourself in retirement

Hitting your 60s can be a major life event. Your health might be declining, limiting the range of activities you can take part in when you suddenly have a lot more time on your hands in retirement. However, it’s never too late to take care of your health and develop good habits. This could be …

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COVID-19’s impact on global healthcare spending

The global economic downturn this year is fuelled by a health crisis, yet global healthcare spending is forecasted to decrease. How much will global healthcare spending decrease by? Why is this predicted to be the case? Will there be regional differences? What impact will it have on healthcare sector employment? And what about the health …

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Announcing our 2019-2020 State of Health Insurance infographic

At Pacific Prime, we are committed to being so much more than just a traditional insurance broker. In our two decades of existence, we have been constantly on the lookout for informative content to produce that can help simplify the world of health insurance. With that said, we are extremely happy to announce the release …

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Announcing our 2019-2020 State of Health Insurance report

We’re only halfway into 2020 and it’s already been an interesting year, to say the least. As is expected in any industry, the global health insurance industry experiences new trends and challenges year in and year out, which leads to changes in services and solutions offered by insurance providers. Considering this, Pacific Prime is excited …

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