The insurance industry is growing and has a high need for talented professionals with a variety of training and skills. Recruiters are asking job seekers “where do you fit in?” In this series, Cincinnati Insurance associates describe their own career journeys.
In college, you may not realize it, but you are a decision maker. You are constantly deciding what to do on a Thursday night, how to handle class on Friday morning, what your major should be and, perhaps most importantly, what to do with the rest of your life. If you like being the commissioner of your fantasy football league or being the one who decides where you and your friends go on a particular night, then underwriting is a job you will enjoy. In underwriting, you call the shots. Read More
The craft beverage industry is booming. Breweries and wineries operate in all 50 states, and the number of distilleries has more than doubled since 2011.
Growth stems primarily from states welcoming breweries, brewpubs, wineries and distilleries – granting new licenses and drafting legislation to ease excise taxes – and from the desire of consumers to buy locally.
Proprietors in the craft beverage industry have special insurance needs. Read More
Identity theft is a major problem that is growing each year. Criminals want to use your name, date of birth, Social Security number and other personal or account information to steal your identity. You can minimize the chances of being an identity theft victim by using safe and secure methods to dispose of important, confidential or sensitive paper or electronic media storage devices, such as computers, CDs and flash drives. Read More
In the old days – I am 54 and have been in the insurance business since 1987 – a lightning claim investigation was a pretty simple process. I would simply review whatever resources were available and determine if a thunderstorm had passed through the area on the day the loss occurred. If a storm could be verified, the loss claim was validated. Read More