August 27, 2020

Six Things Newsletter | August Highlights


August was about COVID and innovation. Plus, why work from home threatens innovation, how insurers are applying AI, 5 hurdles to insurtech success, and more.

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Bigger Disruptor: Lemonade or Tesla?

With its spectacular IPO, Lemonade has the attention of the insurance world, but Tesla may be the bigger disruptor in the long run.

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Why Work-From-Home Threatens Innovation

Non-insurance competitors such as Amazon, Google, Tesla, Comcast, General Motors and many others are not standing still, and neither should insurers.

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How Insurers Are Applying AI

Insurers should not invest in technology-driven projects; instead, look for use-case-driven projects.

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5 Hurdles to Insurtech Success

Here are five things that stand between insurtechs and success — but, please note, your mileage may differ.

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COVID-19: Technology, Investment, Innovation

There are two extremely different states existing within the insurance ecosystem: larger, well-funded participants and then all the rest.

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5 Things Here to Stay, Post-Pandemic

While responses to where and how people work have varied, several effects on workplaces from the pandemic will persist even once it subsides.

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CLM CE Tracker

Tracking and renewing adjuster licenses doesn’t have to be an administrative nightmare and time burden. Untangle it with CLM Tracker.

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Oct. 13-14, 2020

2020 IIS Virtual Global Insurance Forum

The 2020 Global Insurance Forum is going virtual this fall! Join global insurance executives, regulators, academics and policy makers from all sectors of the industry for a complimentary two-day virtual forum on October 13-14.

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Nov. 3-5, 2020

CLM Focus
Cannabis, Environmental, Insurance Fraud, Property, Subrogation, Claims & Litigation Management

The CLM Focus conference offers a singular focus on specific topics designed to address your most pressing professional needs. A wide range of important issues will be covered during the interactive roundtable sessions where attendees will participate with a cohort of like-minded professionals. 

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From the Editor

COVID-19: The Long Slog Ahead

Even the best-case scenarios now suggest that it will be well into 2021 before the U.S. recovers from the coronavirus.

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On-Demand Webinar

Optimizing Care with AI in Workers Comp Claims

In workers’ compensation, we’ve all seen seemingly basic claims morph into catastrophic claims.This free on-demand webinar, sponsored by CLARA analytics, lays out a tangible solution that realizes the promise of AI.

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The Power of Lending a Hand

In these crazy times, a tweet does not count; a text does not matter; an email does not help, if the message is generic and the spirit absent.

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