Inside the ACORD125

One of the main aspects of an insurance professional’s day is processing forms and form data. With this being one of the most common tasks to complete, shouldn’t this also be one of the least time-consuming and easiest tasks? In…

Appulate and Incandesco Partner

Partnership offers best-in-class submission / quoting capabilities to the middle market. Westlake Village, CA – August 18, 2021 –  Appulate today announced that it has created a partnership with Incandesco, creator of “FireSwipe”: a digital marketplace for agents, brokers and…

The Pandemic Proof Innovation That’s Fueling Success

Have you found yourself wondering what some of your colleagues have been doing to expand their business amidst the pandemic? Or maybe you have maintained success during the pandemic, but still face restrictions with the in-person contact needed to properly…

Workflow Hacks for Better Time Management

Most industry professionals have developed a daily routine to complete their work tasks in the most effective manner. Typically, once these routines are implemented, they are never re-evaluated for improvement as business evolves. This article will highlight ways to enhance…

Digital Distribution – Cover More Ground

Are you an MGA or wholesaler with a desire to strengthen your distribution channel? Or maybe you are exhausted from doing business the same old way and want to tap into a higher level of success with a better way…

Cybersecurity Innovations: Protecting Insurance Data

Living in a digital world requires specific security measures which will ensure the protection of your company’s trustworthiness to consumers, and the protection of your company’s data. This is accomplished through cybersecurity. In this article, we will discuss the best…

How to Use Data for Improved Customer Experience

Businesses often use the information collected from surveys, feedback forms, or even follow-up calls to determine what is necessary to improve their customer experience. In the insurance industry, our most effective method to improve customer experiences depends heavily on the…

A.I., Insurance, and You

“A.I., Insurance, and YOU” Artificial intelligence is found all around us in the form of chatbots on company websites and even in claims processing. As technology continues to evolve, artificial intelligence can become a very helpful tool for insurance professionals.…

Appulate Changes the Trajectory of the Insurance Industry

Appulate, “Where Agents, MGAs, and Carriers Do Business Digitally” is excited to announce the record breaking results of agents moving with the future of insurance technology. Almost two decades ago, Appulate invested in delivering technology which would change the way…

Insurance Technology – Are You Investing Wisely?

Insurance technology is now evolving at a faster pace than most industry professionals are accustomed to. However, with change being inevitable, the question that arises is, “Are you investing wisely in your business?” In this article, we will discuss the…

How Catering to Agents Can Maximize Success

Just as a chef makes the restaurant world revolve alongside other kitchen staff – agents make the insurance industry revolve alongside MGAs, carriers, and wholesalers. If the other entities of a restaurant do not communicate with the chef, the flow…

How to Improve Your Agency Management System

As technology advances, so should your company’s agency management system. If you were to evaluate your company’s overall success, you would be drawn to the data stored within your agency management system to determine the real numbers. With that in…

How an API Works

Many major companies are diving into API. In this article, we will discuss what an API is, its benefits to the insurance industry, and how MGAs and Carriers are using API to create a more effective workflow and become more…

The Future of Loss Run Request

As we know, standard loss run requests are conducted by sending a letter to previous insurers or brokers asking for detailed policy information which includes a disclosure of all claims processed – a very time-consuming process. Loss run requests of…

How To Automate Submissions

The workflow of an insurance agent has been synonymous with its tedious as well as time consuming tasks. From repetitive processes in various markets to rekeying data, the overall flow of insurance submissions can be stressful. How can agent workflow…