At 11:00 am today we celebrate Veterans Day the origin of which is Armistice Day that commemorated the ending of World War I which officially ended at 11 am on November 11, 1918 when Germany surrendered. It is only fitting that we recognize the sacrifice that so many have made that we are blessed to
A Guest Post By: Roger Sitkins, Chairman & Founder of Sitkins International and Keynote Speaker at InsurEXPO14! There’s no doubt in my mind that every agency owner wants their company to grow. Also, with the exception of a few Retired-In-Place producers, I think that most producers want to grow, as well.
1. Your Grandmother is doing it. Yes, even your grandmother is doing it. Grandparents across the country are signing up for Facebook accounts to do what you might ask. Why see their grandchildren, of course! Yes, social media has made it possible to see grandchildren growing up and be a part of their lives no
Two interesting discoveries have arisen during the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. First, apparently some insurance companies do not understand that when they write essential property insurance in Coastal North Carolina excluding wind, they are responsible to adjust the wind claim on behalf of the North Carolina Insurance Underwriting Association (Beach Plan). This responsibility is clearly set
Today, I am sure you will find that most independent agent websites tend to be more informational and brochure-like than interactive. However, more and more people are looking for the ability to research, access their info, and complete business transactions over the Internet…and our customers aren’t any different – especially those in the Millennial Generation as
Welcome to IIANC’s newest foray into the social media world…our blog “Insurspective“. Just as the name suggests, this blog is designed to be a place where IIANC staff and leadership will share their thoughts and perspective on both insurance-related matters and association happenings. We hope that you will become a regular visitor to our little
IIANC’s blog will be up and running soon with lots of posts to keep you informed about what is happening with the association and the insurance industry. Check back soon!