You’ve heard it a thousand times….if you fail to plan, you plan to fail. While cliché, it’s proven and still many businesses and even more individuals fail to plan. Planning is not only about defining a destination but planning in business equals results. Results... read more
Is your agency prepared for digital disruption? In a rapidly changing world, the basic concept of insurance has remained remarkably stable. Agents are the link between customers and carriers, who create risk pools and price coverage to both indemnify and produce a... read more
“Neither a borrower nor a lender be,” cautioned Polonius in “Hamlet.” William Shakespeare’s advice has gone on to form an attitude about debt that has survived countless generations. Most insurance professionals are financially conservative by nature, and their... read more
He’s a great employee with a good head for business. You’ve hired well over the years, but he really stands out. As you watch him deal with your clients and analyze his numbers, you’re confident that, when the time is right, he’ll be ready to take your business’s... read more
One leadership group that is poised to jump to the forefront as the Baby Boomer generation retires is Generation X. Born between 1965 and 1980, this once-ignored and underappreciated generation has slowly emerged to take over the C-suite. With multi-generational teams... read more
One of the most effective ways to expand your agency’s business is to acquire another agency. Whether you purchase a local competitor or an agency in a nearby town, an acquisition instantly increases the size of your book of business and gives you new opportunities... read more
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