Early Bird Gets the Connection

Since joining the insurance industry, Carly and Tony have been to tons of industry events. CPCU Society local and national meetings, RIMS meetings, and Big I events to name but a few. Many connections have come out of remaining active in those groups, and here is one tip that you might not have heard before: to maximize … Read more

Mistakes vs Missteps: The Critical Difference

I spent most of my four years of college living at Theta Delta Chi fraternity. While most people who never lived in a fraternity think that it was all about parties and intramural sports, in my experience, they are also all about preparing young men to become leaders in the post-college world. At Theta Delta … Read more

The One Way to Know You Work for a Great Company

Carly and Tony met at Nationwide Insurance, and very recently Nationwide made its first appearance in the 2015 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For. This has caused us to spend more time than usual thinking about exactly what makes a great employer. This is certainly a big question, and this article could have easily … Read more

5 Tips for Writing your Individual Development Plan

Many companies have added a formal “Individual Development Plan” to their performance assessment program. Carly is due in the HR online system by the end of the first quarter. It is tempting and common to look at this as simply another requirement to check off in the course of your busy day to day job. … Read more