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Bob Thomas is the resident insurance employment expert. He has over a decade of experience in insurance employment consulting.

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InsuranceJobs.com Reacts to Affordable Care Act’s Effect on Insurance Employment

InsuranceJobs.com Reacts to Affordable Care Act’s Effect on Insurance Employment

Leading Insurance Career Site, InsuranceJobs.com Shares Employment Trends from the Insurance Industry Over the past year, health and medical direct insurance carriers have seen employment gains unheard of in the insurance industry.   According to Property Casualty 360, a reported 1,200 positions were added to the health insurance subsector in March alone and a reported 19,300 […]

May 30, 2014 | By More
Customer Service Jobs in the Insurance Industry

Customer Service Jobs in the Insurance Industry

Cordially interacting with the customers of a company, addressing all their concerns and queries politely and resolving complaints effectively are some of the skills of customer service executives. The job of insurance customer service executives and managers is not an easy one. It calls not only for a polite interaction with the client but also […]

May 5, 2014 | By More
Insurance Industry Reports High Yields

Insurance Industry Reports High Yields

Last year marked one of the most profitable years for the insurance industry since the economic downturn in 2008.  According to Property Casualty 360 the net income for insurers in 2013 was $63.8 billion.  That’s up from $35.1 billion in 2012.  These numbers cover property and casualty insurers in the private industry.   Largely responsible for […]

April 28, 2014 | By More
Cold Weather Will Lead to Employment Gains in 2014

Cold Weather Will Lead to Employment Gains in 2014

Leading Insurance Career Site, InsuranceJobs.com Shares Employment Trends in the Insurance Industry. It’s no secret that a particularly cold winter across the U.S. has kept insurers extremely busy.  InsuranceJobs.com shares the employment trends throughout the insurance industry that have been affected by the unseasonably cold winter.   The Insurance Information Institute estimates a total of $2 Billion in […]

April 3, 2014 | By More
Video – Do’s and Don’ts

Video – Do’s and Don’ts

Here is a great video on what “to do” and “what not to do” on an interview. Click continue to view the video.

February 15, 2014 | By More
Better Opportunities for Professionals in Insurance Underwriting

Better Opportunities for Professionals in Insurance Underwriting

There is no dearth of jobs in the U.S. insurance industry for those with relevant educational qualifications and some professional experience in the field. Insurance underwriting is a segment of the industry that calls for a lot of analytical skills and the ability to judge the financial background of people applying for insurance.

February 13, 2014 | By More
Technology to take Big Hold on Insurance Industry in 2014

Technology to take Big Hold on Insurance Industry in 2014

As technology becomes a top priority for insurance companies’ bottom-line, more and more insurers must become tech savvy to maintain a competitive advantage.  Insurers are employing analytical and mobile technologies more than ever in 2014.  According to Property Casualty 360, an overwhelming 92 percent of insurance CEO’s believe their revenues will increase over the next three […]

February 12, 2014 | By More
Video – Most Common Job Interview Questions and How to Answer

Video – Most Common Job Interview Questions and How to Answer

Very thorough video on examples from many differnt people on how to answer the most common interview questions. Click continue to see video.

February 4, 2014 | By More
Insurance Sector Rounds Out 2013 With Significant Job Growth

Insurance Sector Rounds Out 2013 With Significant Job Growth

InsuranceJobs.com feels that the insurance industry got off to a rocky start in the beginning of 2013 but by the end of the year the industry saw considerable in insurance job growth. InsuranceJobs.com, the leading insurance employment website for insurance professionals, offers our opinion and overview of key employment trends in the insurance industry for December 2013 based […]

January 22, 2014 | By More
Video – How to Prepare for a Job Interview: How to Answer Job Interview Questions

Video – How to Prepare for a Job Interview: How to Answer Job Interview Questions

Great video that tells how to answer: 1) Tell me about yourself and 2) Tell me your strengths and weaknesses. Click continue to see video.

January 15, 2014 | By More