Societal Inflection Points: One Insurance Analyst’s View

Applying a very broad brush to history, societies throughout time tend to move through four bases of living: agricultural to industrial to information to networked. Of course, no base gets entirely left behind. The latest society becomes a mixture of past and current bases. However, more people are drawn to work in the newer base… Continue reading Societal Inflection Points: One Insurance Analyst’s View

Announcement: “Stone Tablets to Satellites” Webinar on Feb 9, 2023

In Conjunction with Wells Media's Academy of Insurance In Late June 2022, Wells Media Group, Inc. published my book titled “From Stone Tablets to Satellites: The Continual Intimate but Awkward Relationship Between the Insurance Industry and Technology”. I’m announcing that on Feb 9, 2023, at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time, I will discuss an overview of… Continue reading Announcement: “Stone Tablets to Satellites” Webinar on Feb 9, 2023

Insurance Commerce in the Cyber Age My 2nd Insurance Book Project [Updated January 30, 2023]

As some of you know and now those of you who read this post will know, I'm going to write a 2nd book. I have tentatively titled this book "Insurance Commerce in the Cyber Age". (My first book is titled " From Stone Tablets to Satellites: The Continual Intimate but Awkward Relationship Between the Insurance… Continue reading Insurance Commerce in the Cyber Age My 2nd Insurance Book Project [Updated January 30, 2023]

10 of my “outside influencers”

There have been many people I've been fortunate to work with at various companies over the decades of my career who have taught me (or tried to teach me) how to initially approach a problem, how to think about the problem, how to resolve it, and how to communicate my answer to the problem whether… Continue reading 10 of my “outside influencers”

Stone Tablets to Satellites: Introducing – Myself, The Book’s Objectives, & Major Sections

Some people have asked me what my book is about. To answer that question, I thought it would be helpful to introduce myself and why I wrote the book as well as provide my three objectives for writing the book and the titles of the major sections inclusive of descriptions of each section. https://www.amazon.com/Stone-Tablets-Satellites-Relationship-Technology/dp/0578081431/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1658638720&sr=1-1 But… Continue reading Stone Tablets to Satellites: Introducing – Myself, The Book’s Objectives, & Major Sections

Claim Management Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

This is the eighth of eight every-other-week blog posts excerpts from my book: "Stone Tablets to Satellites: The Continual Intimate but Awkward Relationship Between the Insurance Industry and Technology". The publication date for this eighth post is June 15, 2022. The seventh blog post excerpted from my book was posted June 1, 2022. This is… Continue reading Claim Management Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

Lori Chordas of AM Best Interview with me about my “Stone Tablets to Satellites” Book

This interview is set to be the featured video in the AM Best TV daily newsletter, in the AM Best TV player and on the main AM Best page on June 29. However, I got permission to share it and post it now. 17 minutes and 40 seconds with one short commercial break. The link… Continue reading Lori Chordas of AM Best Interview with me about my “Stone Tablets to Satellites” Book

Channel Management Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

This is the seventh of eight every-other-week blog posts excerpts from my book: "Stone Tablets to Satellites: The Continual Intimate but Awkward Relationship Between the Insurance Industry and Technology". The publication date for this seventh post is June 1, 2022. The sixth blog post excerpted from my book was posted May 18, 2022. The last… Continue reading Channel Management Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

Carrier Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

This is the sixth of eight every-other-week blog posts excerpts from my book: "Stone Tablets to Satellites: The Continual Intimate but Awkward Relationship Between the Insurance Industry and Technology". The publication date for this sixth post is May 18, 2022. The fifth blog post excerpted from my book was posted May 4, 2022. The last… Continue reading Carrier Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

Customer Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”

This is the fifth of eight every-other-week blog posts excerpts from my book: "Stone Tablets to Satellites: The Continual Intimate but Awkward Relationship Between the Insurance Industry and Technology". The publication date for this fifth post is May 4, 2022. The fourth blog post excerpted from my book was posted April 20, 2022. The last… Continue reading Customer Perspectives: Excerpt from “Stone Tablets to Satellites”