Envisioning the Next-Gen Insurer: SMA
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A Plea to Insurers: Consider 'Co-Opetition'
The Evolution of Telematics Opportunities
Defining Big Data in P&C Insurance
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Building a Marketing Enablement Platform for Insurance
John Dambach, Vice President, Insurance & Wealth Management, Merkle
Insurers struggle with how to optimize their media spending across the lifecycle, as well as across the myriad interaction points used by the now-empowered consumer.
By John Dambach Vice President, Insurance & Wealth Management, Merkle,
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Chief Customer Officer Joins Prudential Team
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The new role was created to enhance the customer experience across Prudentialís US businesses.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Mobile Health App Offers Discounts for Workouts
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The Pact Health fitness tracker raises or lowers employee deductibles based on their commitment to exercise.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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New MetLife Underwriting Tool Aims at Ease of Doing Business
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Both field staff and customers benefit from the new QuickPredict tool, the insurer asserts.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Insurance Innovation: Changing With the Times
Eileen Maier, VP of Global Presales
Price flexibility, telematics, and micro-segmentation are among the trends influencing business transformation in the insurance industry.
By Eileen Maier VP of Global Presales,
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6 Keys to Balancing Goals in Insurance Digitalization
Ravi Koka, CTO, Insurance Products Polaris Financial Technology Ltd
Carriers need to define their digital mission and strategy in terms of both short-term and long-term objectives and prioritize their implementation based on investments and benefits.
By Ravi Koka CTO, Insurance Products Polaris Financial Technology Ltd,
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Mitigating Mobile Risk: Itís Time for Action
Andrew Hoog, Co-founder and CEO,viaForensics
Traditional mobile security measures do little to address the risk presented by "leaky" mobile apps.
By Andrew Hoog Co-founder and CEO,viaForensics,
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First American Names Corporate Data Strategy Leader
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The real estate-related insurance provider has appointed Dianna Serio as executive vice president of enterprise data strategy.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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5 Insurance Lessons From Amazon.com
Tim Attia, EVP, Sales & Marketing, Bolt
Insurers have some examples of how big data can be used to meet customers' needs, increase brand visibility, generate more sales, and strengthen relationships.
By Tim Attia EVP, Sales & Marketing, Bolt,
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Social Media in Finance: Process Is Key
Leah Pope, VP of Global Marketing
Traditionally impulsive social media campaigns can seem riddled with risk. Insurers should adopt a process-driven approach.
By Leah Pope VP of Global Marketing,
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Does Big Data Need A 'LinkedIn For Analytics'?
Jeff Bertolucci,
A social media approach to analytics could help enterprises get more value from their big data systems, says Teradata exec.
By Jeff Bertolucci ,
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Itís Time to Put Data Mastery in the Driverís Seat
Ben Moreland, Senior Business Architect,Innovation Group
Insurers understand the business value of data, but most have yet to understand how to derive maximum value from an enterprise data mastery program.
By Ben Moreland Senior Business Architect,Innovation Group,
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Humana Lets Customers 'Check Out' Premiums at CVS
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
A partnership with the pharmacy's new bill pay program gives policyholders a retail outlet to make premium payments.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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ACE App Mitigates Environmental Risk
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Its mobile and Web-based platform connects and supports policyholders facing environmental emergencies.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Incorporate Test-&-Learn Cycles for Optimal Customer Experience
Rachel Alt-Simmons, Senior Consultant, SAS
As consumers become more aware, knowledgeable, and self-empowered, it becomes critical for the business to engage with consumers from their point of view.
By Rachel Alt-Simmons Senior Consultant, SAS,
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The Evolution of Telematics Opportunities
Saurabh Sharma, Founder and CEO,Indus Insights
Auto insurers can collect and analyze data that will help to reward good drivers and punish offenders, but they need the right tools and strategies.
By Saurabh Sharma Founder and CEO,Indus Insights,
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John Hancock Rolls Out ĎGenius Barí-Style IT Help Desk
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Many Manulife divisions are taking the walk-in approach to IT support, according to VP of end-user services Jacques Ouimet.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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ACA Open Enrollment: Showtime For Health Insurance Sites
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
During the next three months, consumers can sign up for health insurance during the Affordable Care Act open enrollment period. New technologies at health insurance websites aim to smooth the way.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor,
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Envisioning the Next-Gen Insurer: SMA
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The industries, trends, and technologies that influence insurers today are poised to change over the next few years.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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The Insurance Supply Chain & Innovation ó And What Leaders Can Learn
Scott Stephenson, President and CEO, Verisk Analytics
Modern predictive analytics is fast becoming a critical tool in recognizing key trends, patterns, and potential disruptions within supply chains.
By Scott Stephenson President and CEO, Verisk Analytics,
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