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6 Qualities of a Strong Insurance Leader

Sometimes leadership sneaks up on us. It starts out with our volunteering on a committee or speaking up at a meeting. Someone may nudge us at first, giving us encouragement. Or perhaps we raise our ...

Where Is the InsurTech Capital of the World?

There was a time not so long ago when Hartford, Conn., was widely known as the "Insurance Capital of the World." These days, Hartford has work to do to reclaim that title. But with insurance ...

Want Innovation? Don’t Aim at Distribution

Having spent the better part of the last decade learning, practicing and, in many ways, participating in the creation of innovation as the new discipline in business, I've come to the conclusion that ...

When to Use Chatbots in Insurance

New technologies generate a great deal of excitement, and there's a positive buzz right now about the potential impact of artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation in the insurance ...

The Sleeping Giants of Emerging Tech

Emerging technologies receive a great deal of interest and activity today in the insurance industry. Autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence, drones, the Internet of Things and blockchain, among ...

How AI Will Revive Auto Insurance

Is auto insurance going to vanish as autonomous vehicles take over the roads? Will people be completely hands off their steering wheels in the next five to 10 years? Currently, the auto insurance ...

Machine Learning From the Insurance Trenches

There has never been a book that changed my world view like "The World Is Flat" by Thomas Friedman. I was in my early 20s, and the book helped me realize I was competing with other workers throughout ...

Executives On The Move at Chubb, AIR Worldwide and Aon Benfield

Chubb brought on an AIG veteran as its new chief claims officer. AIR Worldwide has a new senior vice president of Global Resilience. Aon Benfield's UK arm named a new chief operating officer.

La Nina Will Likely Fade by Springtime

The current La Niña weather cycle is likely to transition into more neutral conditions by spring, a U.S. government weather forecaster said on Thursday La Niña is characterized by unusually cold ...

Keeping Flood Insurance Above Water: Commentary

With the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) currently set to expire on Feb. 8, and many communities still recovering from this summer's hurricanes, it's no surprise that the 21st Century Flood ...