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    Survey: Why Agencies Don’t Use Real Time, Download

    October 18, 2013

    Agency Technology Survey provides glimpse into professional adoption of interface functionality.

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    Survey Reports Large Increase in the Use of Real-time Rating Tools

    August 09, 2013

    Improved electronic interface between agents and carriers is enjoying wider agency acceptance and growth, according to a survey conducted by the Real Time/Download campaign.

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    7 Powerful Agency Websites

    July 31, 2012

    We asked several industry experts to point out some agencies that are doing websites right, and compiled a list of some of their favorites.

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    Real Time Day Activities Wrapped Around Education

    February 28, 2012

    Some thirty-plus presentations are scheduled for the industry-wide Real Time Day, Wednesday, Feb. 29. The day, spearheaded by the Real Time/Download Campaign, coincides with Leap Day, and will offer agents, brokers, carriers, vendors and others practical guidance on how modern workflows can help drive business and profits growth.

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    NU's Top 10 Stories of 2011

    December 19, 2011

    In such an eventful year, with dozens of compelling stories as strong contenders, determining the Top 10 of 2011 was no easy task. But, after a lot of laborand internal debatewe feel the final list weve put together successfully captures the essential news of the past 12 months.

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    #9 Agents & Technology: 2011 Proves a Watershed Year for Adopting New Tools

    December 15, 2011

    Mobile apps from indie agents. Real-time processingnot only of personal-lines business, but also of midsize commercial accounts. Social media as a marketing essential. Cloud computing. The past 12 months saw a number of game-changing tech trends that are rapidly altering how agents and brokers do business.

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    Campaign Survey Shows Real-Time Usage Up Among Independent Agents

    December 09, 2011

    A recent Real Time/Download Campaign survey of independent agents and brokers shows some positive impact in the campaign to increase real-time/download among independent agents.

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    Personal Lines Growth, with Rick Gilman and Stu Durland — Podcast

    February 16, 2011

    Rick Gilman, executive director of the Personal Lines Growth Alliance, talks with Stu Durland, vice president of operations at Seely & Durland Insurance in New York, about the power of personal lines to enhance an agency's bottom line. American Agent & Broker editor Laura Toops hosts.

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    Agent network questions, PLGA podcast on personal lines growth, nuns and social media: Agent & Broker tweet digest

    February 16, 2011

    PropertyCasualty360.com's Agent & Broker Channel Editor Laura M. Toops is twittering every day about breaking news and timely topics — not to mention keeping readers up to date on agent and broker-related news and analysis being posted on PropertyCasualty360.com.

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    ASCnet Honors Members' Work

    September 22, 2010

    The Applied Systems Client Network (ASCnet) honored several members and affiliate user groups during its 25th annual Technology, Education & Networking Conference (TENCon) meeting last week in Chicago.