Profiles in Risk – Episode 7 – The Regulatory Environment in Insurance

[sc_embed_player fileurl=”″] or Subscribe. The nerds discuss the most unlikely of fun topics: regulation. Show Notes: At around minute 16 Carly forgets the term for “Adverse Selection” which Tony will never let her live down! 😀 Personal Auto Rate: Policyholders in Limbo: Article about how Personal Lines is advertised: Sleeping with the Enemy: What if … Read more

We Need To Talk About Our Call Centers

This article originally published at Tony started his career in insurance at the same place where most of our Millennials are starting theirs, in the call center. In his case, it was a Farm Bureau claims call center in their beautiful suburban campus in West Des Moines, Iowa. He didn’t know it at the … Read more

Profiles in Risk – E6: Is Insurance Gambling?

SUBSCRIBE AT: Buzzsprout RSS: Google Play: iTunes: Overcast: Stitcher: YouTube: The nerds discuss the history of insurance and whether it is gambling. Show Notes: Gambling Article: Lemonade 80% article: Hurricane Andrew – Nature’s Casino Michael Lewis: IoT Article. FM Global – Basically an engineering firm that sells insurance: Tim Harford … Read more

My Winding Path to Insurance

As I reflect back on my path leading into insurance, I should have known from the start that I was built for the industry.  I grew up as a play-it-safe kid who loved to make plans that involved the least amount of risk possible (aka, don’t climb to the top of the jungle gym, don’t … Read more