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June 30, 2020

Why Am I Here? To Increase Insurance Agencies’ Revenue

This month I celebrated my one-year anniversary at One Agents Alliance. I thought it was a good time to reflect on my first year here and look at what I’ve learned (and gained). Few people take the …

| By Marsha Dewart
June 30, 2020

Insurance Agency Retention: Focus on Serving Clients

Times like these can be overwhelming, both personally and professionally. COVID-19 has created economic uncertainty that none of us were expecting to face this year. It is easy as insurance agents to …

| By Marsha Dewart
May 20, 2020

Insurance Agency Development while in Quarantine

I often hear from agency managers and owners that they would like to put more effort into building and developing their insurance business, but they have trouble finding the time… Hello quarantine!

| By Marsha Dewart
April 28, 2020

Tips to Increase Your Independent Insurance Agency Profit Margin

Most agents, in my experience, focus on growing their agency's top line - we're always thinking about our new business rate. Many agents are really and rightfully concerned with their retention rate, …

| By Tony Caldwell
March 31, 2020

Building Social Media for Your Insurance Agency

I’ve been writing a lot about online marketing, networking, social media and related subjects. Why?  

| By Tony Caldwell
March 31, 2020

Profit Sharing Season

It's April, it's springtime, and it's the time when young men's thoughts turn to...wait, this is a business blog. This is the time when agency owners’ thoughts turn to money and to profit-sharing.  

| By Tony Caldwell
March 19, 2020

What Our Members Say

What do our members say about working with OAA? Take a few moments and read or watch what they have to say.

| By OAA Admin
March 09, 2020

Improve Your Insurance Agency Website for Increased Revenue

In earlier posts, I’ve tried to make the point that if you don’t have a website for your agency you: 1) Aren’t really in business 2) Won’t survive So, you’ve got one right?

| By Tony Caldwell
February 11, 2020

Danger or Opportunity?

I'm currently reading William Manchester's three-volume biography of Winston Churchill. During the 1930s, Churchill was in the political wilderness with hardly anyone paying attention to him. That …

| By Tony Caldwell