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What a difference a decade makes

What a difference a decade makes

The proportion of boomers and millennials working in insurance has flipped over the past ten years

Broker corner: Where everybody knows your name

Broker corner: Where everybody knows your name

Devon Hoff talks mergers and customer service, with a side of whisky and potato chips

You wanted the best, you got Gene Simmons

You wanted the best, you got Gene Simmons

You know there’s money to be made when Gene Simmons shows up somewhere. And he showed up—in my inbox—back on March 14, 2018.
Now, let me …

Cultivating medicinal cannabis…<em>at home</em>

Cultivating medicinal cannabis…at home

Canadians have been allowed to grow their own medicinal pot at home for years. It’s a perfectly legal activity, but so far, no domestic insurer has been willing to cover a house with a medicinal grow-op. Will that change with the legalization of recreational cannabis on the horizon?

Adapting to change

Adapting to change

What are some of the biggest technological opportunities—and challenges—brokers will face this year?

Insurance in the 21st century

Insurance in the 21st century

By now, we were expecting to have flying cars, hoverboards and self-tying running shoes—at least according to Back to the Future Part II.
Instead, we’re entering …

Fixing Ontario’s auto system

Fixing Ontario’s auto system

The Ontario government released its Fair Auto Insurance Plan last December. But it remains to be seen how much of it will be implemented, and whether or not it will help combat fraud.

A milestone for digital pink slips

A milestone for digital pink slips

Nova Scotia has approved electronic proof of auto insurance. Will other provinces follow suit?

Taking paper out of the process

Taking paper out of the process

Through technology, insurers are helping brokers get down to business

Cyber risks in oil and gas

Cyber risks in oil and gas

As energy and mining companies move toward automated industrial control systems, their vulnerability to crippling cyberattacks is becoming more acute

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