Bill Wilson - Founder of

Insurance education advocate shares how agents can do more for themselves, and their customers

Bill Wilson is a walking knowledge-base of everything insurance. Formerly the Associate Vice President of Education & Research at The Big I National, as well as the Founder & Director of the Big I’s Virtual University, Bill is now the Founder and CEO of, and is the recent recipient of the Jeff Yates Lifetime Achievement Award – The Big I’s highest honor for non-agents. Bill Wilson has been published by nearly every major industry publication, and has been a featured speaker at so many industry events, it’s more likely you’ve been a part of his audience than not. In this discussion Bill and Michael discuss the disruption in the industry caused by outside start-ups and why many of them are just a novelty, and the importance of insurance education among industry professionals, and what insurance agents & brokers can do to better educate themselves – and their customers.

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