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Torchmark Sends Reconciliations to the Cloud
Anne Rawland Gabriel, Technology writer and marketing communications consultant
A high-volume data matching solution helps the insurer improve efficiency and reduce risk.
By Anne Rawland Gabriel Technology writer and marketing communications consultant,
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Why a CIO's Last 100 Days Are Most Important
Frank Petersmark, CIO Advocate, X by 2
It is incumbent on outgoing CIOs to offer up some sort of transition plan, something that will get the IT function from point A to point B with as little disruption as possible.
By Frank Petersmark CIO Advocate, X by 2,
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Becoming Customer-Centric, Not Product-Centric
Kate Gingras, Global Practice Leader, Insurance, Appian
New technology can ensure that your customers get the products they require, rather than being force-fit into a product option thatís not right for them.
By Kate Gingras Global Practice Leader, Insurance, Appian,
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MetLife Geek-A-Thon Refurbishes Computers For Students
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
MetLife's IT staff spent two days updating 311 computers to provide disadvantaged school children with their own home computers.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist,
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The Social Movement: Experts Share Insight
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Social media experts across the economy share their thoughts on the growth of social media.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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How MassMutual Builds a Data Science Pipeline
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The insurer offers top talent from colleges in its area an enticing opportunity for professional development and real-world work.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Mercury to Acquire Workmenís Auto Insurance
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The $8 million transaction is expected to close in early 2015.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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HM Insurance Hires SVP, Marketing & Strategy
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The appointee will lead initiatives in strategic planning, market research, and business analytics.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Why CIOs Should Be More Involved In Acquisitions
Fred Latala, VP of data center solutions, Forsythe Technology
Here are five important reasons CIOs need to have a voice during mergers and acquisitions.
By Fred Latala VP of data center solutions, Forsythe Technology,
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The Need for an Intelligent Quote Engine in Life Insurance
Brad Cummins, Founder, Local Life Agents
An innovative and effective quote engine, backed by the insight of distinguished experts, may enable more people to buy life insurance.
By Brad Cummins Founder, Local Life Agents,
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Why You Shouldn't Count On General Liability To Cover Cyber Risk
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
Travelers Insurance's legal spat with P.F. Chang's over who'll pay breach costs will likely illustrate why enterprises shouldn't think of their general liability policies as backstops for cyber risk.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,
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The Rocky Road of Modernization
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Todayís top challenges in core system replacement, from choosing a system through implementation.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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New York Life Boosts Social Savvy
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The adoption of new technologies addresses challenges in customer engagement and business growth.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Assurant Sells Specialty Group to Global Indemnity
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The American Reliable Insurance Company unit was valued at $114 million.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Agency Tech Adoption: What Insurers Should Know
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Agencies face greater pressure to adopt new technologies and improve service. How should insurers respond?
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Erie Selects Guidewire ClaimCenter
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The system was chosen to improve flexibility and claims service.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Securian Builds Team for Digital, Acquisition Strategy
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Two new hires will lead the development of projects to boost digital and strategic planning initiatives.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Accenture: Satisfied Customers Not Always Loyal
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
More than 40% of customers who submit claims are likely to switch insurers within the following year, regardless of satisfaction.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Healthcare Insurance Regs Must Keep Up With Tech Advances
Joshua New, Policy Analyst, Center for Data Innovation
Antiquated rules could get in the way of improving people's health and lowering their healthcare costs.
By Joshua New Policy Analyst, Center for Data Innovation,
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Value: The Ultimate Test of Innovation
John Vercellino, VP, SunGard
What is innovation, and how can insurance companies ensure projects and products succeed rather than end up in the dustbins?
By John Vercellino VP, SunGard,
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