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The Connected Business of Insurance

Topic: digital agency

The Google and CapitalG Investment in Applied Systems: Good News for Independent Agents & Brokers

by Reid French

At last month’s Applied Net, 4,000 insurance agents, brokers and insurers gathered to hear about the latest trends and technology developments driving opportunity for their business. One […]

Understanding the Consumers of Tomorrow: What Younger Generations Look For in Insurance

by Applied Communications

Over the past few decades, rapid and increased technological innovation has significantly changed the behavior and expectations of those generations coming after the Baby Boomers, most notably […]

30 Days to Applied Net: 10 Favorite Things from Last Year

by Applied Communications

There are only 30 days until Applied Net, and we are preparing for the biggest and best conference yet. As the largest meeting of independent insurance professionals […]

35 Years of Serving the Insurance Industry

by Reid French

As Applied celebrates its 35th year in business, it’s an appropriate time to reflect on the past three-plus decades and what the future holds for our industry. It’s […]

Be There When Your Customers Need You Most

by Applied Communications

Given that the U.S. experienced a historic year of weather and climate disasters in 2017, as an insurance agent it’s important to consider how you will effectively […]

Applied Net: A Must-Attend Event for Your Entire Agency

by Applied Communications

Each year, insurance professionals from across North America, Canada, the UK and Ireland come together to discuss the latest technologies empowering them to compete and thrive in […]

Spring into the Digital Age of Insurance

by Reid French

Our 2018 Digital Agency Survey indicates that the national average for digital technology adoption among independent agencies is 44%. Given this score is exactly the same as […]

There’s Gold in Them Thar Management Systems

by Brian Wood

The phrase “there’s gold in them thar hills” is probably best known as being uttered in various Bugs Bunny cartoons. However, Dr. Matthew Fleming Stephenson first said it […]

Survey Says: Insurance Agencies Progress Towards Digital Transformation

by Kris Hackney

Technology is rapidly changing the world we live in. It has created a new kind of consumer who expects mobile access to information and online self-service from […]

2018 Digital Technology Survey: Share Your Feedback Now

by Reid French

Technology has changed the way we live and work. All of us are experiencing a more connected life in a more connected world. These connected experiences have […]