Please set up your API key!

The Rough Notes Company Inc.

Technology

    STREAMLINING APPS

STREAMLINING APPS

Insurtech startup brings simplicity to new business and renewal data gathering Insurtech continues to dominate the conversation in industry circles. Often, these discussions—and related initiatives—focus on disintermediating agents and finding ways to go directly to consumers. But that’s not always the case. Some startups, including Indio Technologies, exist to support local agents. “We believe the agent channel is extremely valuable,” says Michael Furlong, Indio founder and CEO. “Agents and brokers

Read Full Article
    HARNESSING INTELLIGENCE

HARNESSING INTELLIGENCE

TECHNOLOGY Driving agent and broker success through advanced use of data and analytics Toward the end of his 18 or soyears working for a major international broker, Kabir Syed created a proprietary carrier trading platform. Looking to deliver a similar tool for broader industry use, he left the brokerage in 2012 to form Greenwich, Connecticut-based RiskMatch, an analytics firm that offers a data-centric trading resource for agents and brokers and

Read Full Article
    HOW TECHNOLOGY IS CREATING CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR INSURANCE AGENTS

HOW TECHNOLOGY IS CREATING CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR INSURANCE AGENTS

Blasted Myths With competition from carriers and AI, embracing technology can help your agency thrive It seems that every couple of weeks we insurance agents hear about a new threat—whether it’s a multi-billion-dollar company like Walmart or Amazon spreading their tentacles into the industry or a well-funded startup touting artificial intelligence (AI), chatbots, and algorithms that streamline sales and claims handling. Not to mention the carriers themselves, investing in new

Read Full Article
    CHATBOTS IN INSURANCE: REVOLUTIONIZING AUTONOMOUS COMMUNICATIONS

CHATBOTS IN INSURANCE: REVOLUTIONIZING AUTONOMOUS COMMUNICATIONS

Tactical Tech Enhancing agency customer experience … on the customer’s terms The use of chatbots—computer programs that are designed to simulate conversation with human users—has been a hot topic recently, especially in the insurance space. Whether a chatbot (Internet-speak for chat robot) is coded and embedded into a website, whether it sits on an agency Facebook page, or if it’s implemented by other means, these bots (even the shortened “chatbot”

Read Full Article
    FIVE TIPS FOR MIGRATING YOUR AUTOMATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEM—FROM SOMEONE WHO ACTUALLY DID IT

FIVE TIPS FOR MIGRATING YOUR AUTOMATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEM—FROM SOMEONE WHO ACTUALLY DID IT

TechKnowFile Planning and prep are essential for a successful transition Time is money. That is the permeating thought process behind migrating to an enhanced automated management system for your insurance agency. More automated processes and tracking allow you to put time back in the hands of your producers. [I]f you try to implement a system without any workflows in place and without fully understanding what it can do for your

Read Full Article
rn-subscribe-sidebar-cta_magazinern-subscribe-sidebar-cta_blog

Trending Tweets