This week we’re learning more about Carolyn Begin of Fairfield Watson

What inspired you to enter the industry?

The industry picked me. One could say, “I followed in my mother’s foot steps”. My mother successfully worked in the benefit industry for 49 years. What a strong referral for a career path.

Who is your mentor?

Betty White

What are some things that people don’t know about you?

I’m an enthusiastic plantsperson

What are the biggest lessons that you have learned in the business?  

The times of traditional benefits plans are no longer. Each new generation is challenging how we all see benefits. Enhanced technology, delivery of products, flexibility, work-life balance…significant changes. The benefits industry will always be around but it will have fresh new vibes.

Do you have insights about the industry that you would like to share?

AI will play a huge role in our future

 


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