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ROUGH NOTES COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD

The Rough Notes Company HONORING COMMUNITY SERVICE Applications being accepted for independent agents, brokers, and their firms   By Robert N. Kretzmer, CIC December marks our annual call for independent agents, brokers, or agencies to be nominated for The Rough Notes Company Community Service Award. This award was originated to recognize and honor independent agents for their extraordinary and positive contributions within their local communities. Our industry has a proud

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    FROM COO TO CFO … MID-PANDEMIC

FROM COO TO CFO … MID-PANDEMIC

BROKEN GLASS   FROM COO TO CFO … MID-PANDEMIC With grit and determination, this exec assumed her new role without missing a beat   By Elisabeth Boone, CPCU The term “human dynamo” has been overused to the point that it’s become a cliché … but it truly applies to Sharon Edwards, chief financial officer of Risk Strategies Company, which she joined in December 2019. Risk Strategies is a national specialty

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ROUGH NOTES COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD

The Rough Notes Company HONORING COMMUNITY SERVICE Applications being accepted for independent agents, brokers, and their firms   By Robert N. Kretzmer, CIC December marks our annual call for independent agents, brokers, or agencies to be nominated for The Rough Notes Company Community Service Award. This award was originated to recognize and honor independent agents for their extraordinary and positive contributions within their local communities. Our industry has a proud

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BACK FROM THE DEAD

BACK FROM THE DEAD States revive interest in the Affordable Care Act to expand coverage   The term “public option” came into wide usage during the 2009-20I0 debate on the Affordable Care Act. Public Policy Analysis & Opinion By Kevin P. Hennosy   In states that conduct legislative sessions next year, this fall is a time of bill drafting and pre-filing. Based on state legislative actions, and the Supreme Court’s

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    PLANNING, PROBLEM SOLVING, DISCIPLINE AND DETERMINATION

PLANNING, PROBLEM SOLVING, DISCIPLINE AND DETERMINATION

Salute to Service PLANNING, PROBLEM SOLVING, DISCIPLINE AND DETERMINATION Military work ethics prepared veterans for insurance careers By Christopher W. Cook The past few installments of my Salute to Service feature have covered firms that help veterans get started and trained with insurance careers. This time around, we’re going to go back to this article’s origins and feature individuals, who will share their military experiences, how their training assisted with

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