Death of the Old School Agency

Death of the Old School Agency

This is an excerpt from the 2018 State of the Insurance Industry Report by Michael Jans: The Death of the Old School Agency: The rise of the new marketing masters. To download the full report, click here. The rumble of change is afoot. But, change isn’t new to the retail insurance insurance agent. After all, […]

The Modern Insurance Consumer is Radically Different: Here's How to Get 7 Times the Lifetime Value From Them

The Modern Insurance Consumer Is Radically Different: Here’s How to Get 7 Times the Lifetime Value from Them

The insurance consumer has changed. So what? What difference does that make to the insurance provider? In particular, what difference does it make to the independent agent or broker? First, let’s examine how those consumers have changed. Simply put, we know they’ve changed because they do things they didn’t do a few years ago. In […]

Use Content Marketing to Appeal to Millennials

Use Content Marketing to Appeal to Millennials

As the Millennial generation makes strides in the workforce and begins to gather their nest egg, it is exceptionally important for insurance agents & brokers to adjust their marketing strategies to speak to this up-and-coming demographic. This is easier said than done, however. Millennials were born between 1982 and 2003, growing up in an age […]

4 Ways Insurance Agents & Brokers can Keep Communications Going with Clients

4 ways insurance agents can keep communications going with clients

It’s time to poke the bear When it comes to maintaining ongoing communications with their customers, many independent insurance agents and brokers are as reticent to start sending out emails as they would be to poke a sleeping bear. “They’re already customers,” they think. “If I email them, they might remember they’re paying for insurance, […]

Agency Revolution Gets Ready for Big Announcements at Connect 2017

Agency Revolution Gets Ready For Big Announcements at Connect 2017

Here at Agency Revolution, hosting our annual Connect conference is one of our favorite things we do all year. We love the opportunity to get together with clients and insurance professionals, share messages from insurance marketing experts and world-class speakers and meet together in focused workshops. But this year we are excited for another reason: […]

Why 'Old Marketing' is Damaging Your Business

The New Marketing for Insurance Agents & Brokers

7 Reasons Why ‘Old Marketing’ is Damaging Your Business (Part 1 of 7) Everything is different. Consumers made it that way. The way they consume information is different. The way they research information is different. The way they communicate is different. The way they shop is different. And you could argue, technology made them that […]

9 Insurtech Leaders Predict the Future: What Agents & Brokers Must Do to Fight Back

9 Insurtech Leaders Predict The Future: What Agents & Brokers Must Do Now to Fight Back

The insurtech controversy. Will it hurt agents? Can they survive? Or – best case scenario – will the tsunami of new technology help agents thrive like never before? Clearly, most insurtech is hostile to the agent-broker channel. But, some see a silver lining. (Myself included.) That silver lining looks like this: Agents and brokers who […]