Designation Programs

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Designation Programs

A wide variety of courses are available to receive different designations.  Designations help expand your knowledge and provide more services to your clients.

AFIS designation logo

AFIS

Agribusiness & Farm Insurance Specialist 

CISR designation logo

CISR

Certified Insurance Service Representative

CRIS designation logo

CRIS

Construction Risk & Insurance Specialist 

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TRA

Trusted Risk Advisor

CIC designation logo

CIC

Certified Insurance Counselor 

CRM designation logo

CRM

Certified Risk Manager

JK Ruble Graduate Seminar logo

Ruble Graduate Seminar

James K. Ruble Graduate Seminar

Online Resources

Building a Better Agency

Building a Better Agency

I THINK WE CAN ALL AGREE that even in “normal” times there are a lot of moving parts in working or running an insurance agency. We can all also agree that the need for resources has been pushed into overdrive during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Adapting and Evolving in a Changin World

Adapting and Evolving in a Changin World

We have seen more change in 2020 than we have in any year in a very long time. I have been chatting with members and the word I keep hearing is “adapting.” Talking to members and hearing things like “We have had to adapt, but we are more fortunate than most.”

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Your Remote Hiring Plan

Your Remote Hiring Plan

In-house hiring practices don’t often translate to hiring employees that will work remotely. What modifications do you need to make to your hiring process? By Sharon Emek, Ph.D., CIC By all accounts, the pandemic-related work-from-home business model is here to stay,...

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