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The Connected Business of Insurance

Topic: insurance technology

Spring into the Digital Age of Insurance

by Reid French

Our 2019 Digital Agency Survey indicates that the national average for digital technology adoption among independent agencies is 43%. Given this score is nearly the same as 2018, it reveals that agencies have yet to fully embrace the opportunities that digital technology affords to service and support consumers in this new digital age.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend Applied Net 2019

by Applied Communications

Each year, thousands of insurance agents, brokers, industry experts and Applied team members from across the globe come together for 4 jammed-packed days of learning and networking that can only be experienced at Applied Net. Here are the top 5 reasons why you should attend Applied Net according to previous attendees.

Celebrating Women in Insurance: How Two Female Professionals Are Shaping the Future of Insurance

by Applied Communications

Women’s History Month is a time to look back and honor the many achievements of women through history and the vast strides made by women today. We want to recognize two influential women who are reshaping the insurance industry and working to inspire the next-generation of female leaders.

A Journey Through Applied’s 35-Year History

by Applied Communications

For 35 years, Applied’s commitment to innovation has enabled thousands of agencies, brokerages, and insurers from around the globe to safeguard and protect what matters most in people’s lives. Who would have imagined that a simple idea – a new way to manage an agency and connect an industry –would revolutionize the business of insurance?

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 […]

Applied Net 2018: Week in Review

by Applied Communications

As more than 4,000 attendees can attest, Applied Net is THE forum to learn about the latest insurance technologies and strategies to prepare your business for the […]

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 […]