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When the insurance industry takes a hit, will the industry absorb it?

The industry has had a tough time coping with the death of President John F. Kennedy, the recession, the Brexit vote, and now the insurance market’s insurance price collapse, according to two prominent industry analysts. “The insurance industry has never recovered from the death or the recession of 2008-09,” said Michael J. Kiley, chief economist for […]

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NFL headhunter: I was never in the headhunter

It’s not unusual for agents and trainers to have conversations about job opportunities, but rarely have they ever talked about the NFL headhunting process.That’s not going to change, says one agent who is helping NFL teams sign and develop top prospects.Headhunting is an important part of the recruiting process for NFL teams, but agents and […]

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How to get your resume and cover letter perfect in a day

I don’t want to get all worked up and lose my cool over this one, but I’d really like to hear your story about how you got the perfect cover letter for your job.It’s been a while since I’ve posted a cover letter article, and honestly, it’s really the last piece of advice I need.If […]

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When the insurance industry’s profits fall, Americans will pay more for health insurance

Health insurance industry companies are in trouble.It’s a situation that many economists, including President Trump, have called unsustainable.The Wall Street Journal reports that premiums are falling, while spending per person is rising.But the trend isn’t slowing down.That means, if Trump were to announce his administration’s new plan to fix the health insurance industry and its […]

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A little-known health insurance company’s fight to save its business

Insurance company Ainsworth has been embroiled in a bitter legal battle to save itself from insolvency after being hit by a major health insurance downturn.Key points:Ainsworth had about $30 billion in assets under management and was valued at about $4 billion in 2015The firm had about 9,000 employees and more than $60 billion in net […]

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US insurers are selling cheaper health plans to avoid cost-cutting headline

US insurers have been pushing for a price increase to cover the costs of life insurance, but analysts say insurers have not been doing enough to make that happen.“There’s no question that insurance companies are pushing for higher premiums to cover their higher costs, and we’ve seen that they’re succeeding at that,” said Andrew Hickey, […]

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Insurance industry jobs numbers hit record highs, employers say

Business Insider – The insurance industry added 3.1 million jobs last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and the number of jobs increased by 3.4 million last year.The jobs report comes a week after a national survey by the BLS found that employers had an average of 23% more employees in May than […]

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What you need to know about ObamaCare insurance companies

The ObamaCare insurance marketplaces are the most expensive insurance market in the world.If you are buying health insurance on the ObamaCare exchanges, you will have to pay a higher premium than you would on the ACA’s marketplaces.What that means for you is that you are paying more for your health insurance.The ObamaCare markets have not […]

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Why is the insurance industry still in a funk?

The insurance industry is still in the throes of a recession.While unemployment in the insurance sector has been declining, the unemployment rate for workers is still around 10%.While some insurance companies have been getting paid better than they were in 2014, the average annual salary for the industry is only $31,000.What’s more, the insurance companies […]

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FourFour Two: Top 10 Insurers With The Most Employees

Two-thirds of American businesses are hiring at least some of their workforce.They employ more people than any other group.This means that the company can afford to pay its employees well.So what does this mean for you?What should you know about employers?Insurers don’t always need to pay their employees well to maintain their profits, but they […]

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