Insurance agency management can be improved with one simple practice: an annual assessment of agency operations.
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The savvy small business is owner is always working to improve operations. Whether it’s boosting customer retention, reducing process time, or another small move that makes a big difference, the biggest hitch is coming up with that “new and improved” method. Where can you go to get inspired?
“Cyber security” and “cloud storage” may seem like buzzwords, but both are more than just phrases – they are critical to agency operations and insurance data protection.
Data is your agency’s most valuable asset. Customer data, policy data, data on your gains and losses, and other critical pieces are the fuel on which your agency operates. You need to protect this data, and easily access it to keep your agency moving.
Discover the questions you need to ask concerning your independent insurance agency data, opening doors to grow your business.
“Set it, and forget it!”
This slogan became the catch phrase for “As Seen on TV” guru Ron Popeil’s Ronco electric oven. The phrase tapped into the customer’s common need: more time. It provided the ability to multitask, without the burden of actually thinking about two things at one time. It set the stage for our modern-day surge in automation.
The insurance industry is changing. Many big names are offering online-only, self-service models and mobile access amongst other trends. These new movements speak to a growing demand for faster service at a lower price. On the surface, they seem to hit the mark. But, many soon find marginal time and money savings are outweighed by a loss in service.
The one element you need for solid insurance agency support is partnership. Find out how to choose a great partner from SIS clients.
Independent insurance agency members have a great resource readily available: each other. See how the Partner XE user community fosters this resource.
As the holiday shopping season approaches, we’re bombarded with ads for new gadgets that will “change your life.” These devices might deliver on that promise – but often they don’t. A new phone, updated tablet, or surround sound speaker system can end up feeling,...