My CPCU Journey

Like a lot of students in college, I didn’t really know what I wanted to do when I graduated. I liked marketing, but I did not want to go into sales directly out of school. I had tons of student loans and I needed a steady income to pay them back. One day, I decided … Read more

Eduardo’s CPCU Journey

Obtaining my CPCU designation in 5 months is, I can say, one of the biggest accomplishments I have, and this is why: Last year around June, I started thinking about how to expand my knowledge of the insurance industry, risk management in particular.  After thinking about it for some time, I decided I was going … Read more

11 Tips to Make the Most Out of the CPCU Society Leadership Summit

The 2018 CPCU Society Leadership Summit starts Thursday in Baltimore, MD, and both Carly and Tony will be there! We have loved our experience each and every time we’ve attended both the Leadership Summit and the Annual Meeting. 1. Understand that the Annual Meeting and the Leadership Summit are different animals with different crowds: The annual meeting … Read more

10 Things to do When You Finish CPCU

1. Take stock of what you just accomplished: Take a moment and realize that you’ve just done something that almost everyone in our industry wished they had the grit to accomplish. Only 10% of insurance professionals ever take a single test and only 4% ever complete their CPCU.* Congratulations, you are now part of the … Read more