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The Connected Business of Insurance

Topic: insurance

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 […]

Applied Net: Why It’s a Must-Attend Event for Insurance Brokers and Agents

by Applied Communications

Applied Net is the largest gathering of independent insurance agents and brokers in the world. Each year, agents and brokers across North America, the UK and Ireland […]

The Digital Agency: Connecting Minds and Machines

by Trace Meek

Digital technology is integrated into every aspect of our lives. For instance, when you go to the grocery store you can process your own purchases via a […]

IVANS Index: Premium Renewal Rate Change for November

by Matt Foran

IVANS Index is a data-driven report of current conditions and trends for premium renewal rate change of the most placed commercial lines of business in the insurance […]

Technology & Insurance: Yes, They Can – and Should – Coexist

by Matt Simon

I am an insurance advisor in a small town agency in Ohio with five office locations, all located in rural areas. We’ve been around since 1920, so […]

IVANS Index: Get Ahead of Renewal Pricing for Your Clients

by Matt Foran

More than a year ago, the IVANS team asked agents and insurers, “What insight is missing in the industry that you truly need to better run your […]

Cloud Technology: Not All Clouds Are Created Equal

by Applied Communications

Cloud technology has become one of the most impactful trends for businesses in all industries. Providing many benefits including data security, operational efficiency and enhanced business continuity, […]

Gaining Success Through Specialization

Gaining Success Through Specialization

by Scott Lindsey

The insurance industry is changing rapidly. Insurance organizations face competitive pressures, market demands and government regulations. Insureds are more sophisticated and informed than ever before. Given these […]