The Problem of Millennials

Originally published by AM Best in March 2017 Recently, I’ve been seeing a clip of Simon Sinek, author of Start with Why and Leaders Eat Last, talking about the problem of Millennials in the workplace on an episode of Inside Quest popping up on LinkedIn and Facebook.  Sinek says Millennials have a reputation for being … Read more

Why Stat Reporting Shouldn’t Be an Afterthought

Authors: Jason Hudson, Principal Director, Statistical Reporting Services, and Mark Nawrath, Principal Director, Account Management of Perr&Knight When insurance companies prepare to implement new software for policy and claims administration, regulatory reporting of the data captured is an afterthought. What appears to be turnkey systems often turn out to require more retrofitting and configuration than … Read more

An Insurance Nerd Parody

COVID-19 stay-at-home orders changed our lives overnight. From work to hobbies to footwear, we’ve all experienced a “temporary normal” that looks anything but normal for many of us. I wanted to remember what these times were like and how different they were from what we are used to. So, in the interest of preserving history, … Read more

What can the U.S. learn from Europe?

What can the U.S. insurance industry learn from Europe’s COVID-19 response? Digital Scouting’s Robin Kiera shares his perspective from Germany, gives the U.S. some advice, and almost convinces me to cancel my Netflix subscription. (*almost* I still have an episode of Tiger King left..) He also leaves me with my new favorite COVID quote: “If … Read more