This article looks at how insurers can assist intermediaries with recruiting and training potential future leaders, and what the industry is doing to support smaller brokers that are looking to exit and need M&A guidance.
With the team tasks completed, it is time for the candidates to come face-to-face with Kennedys’ very own Sir Alan Sugar – Claire Mulligan – and put forward a case as to why they should be crowned the winner of 2023 Claims Apprentice. Watch the season finale to find out who will emerge victorious.
Having recorded their vox pops this week, things get real as Teams Aspire and Connect go into the studio to record their broadcasts. Watch this episode as the teams present their podcasts on repair costs and personal injury.
Having navigated the data escape room in the last episode, the latest challenge sees the claims apprentices take part in an insurance-related gameshow. Each team will be given a set of genuine travel claims, and will then have to come up with their own believable – but false – ones too.
In the first challenge of the series, Team Aspire and Team Connect are given one hour inside an escape room to solve a series of puzzles with answers that might be found within the confines of the location, or by using publicly available data online.
In the first episode of Claims Apprentice 2023, we meet the talented sextet as they discuss why they decided to take part, what they are looking to get out of the process, and the skills they hope to display that might help them be successful.
Alongside the ‘great resignation’, there are also concerns over a ‘brain drain’, with so many people over the age of 50 leaving full-time employment. This article looks at what the insurance sector is doing to keep these people on – and attract some back to the market.
Many insurance brokers are currently thinking seriously about their broking business and the future. This article considers the options for brokers who want change but don’t wish to offload their business.
This article sheds light on how the broker space is dealing with hiring and workplace expectations of younger employees following reports of recruitment difficulties and clashes between different generations in the workspace.
As we begin to move into the post-pandemic future, a shortage of employees has become a pressing concern for the insurance industry. Karen Jackman, director of regional broking at Aviva explains how the talent scarcity equation can be turned around to transform the workforce for the future.