Insurance Happy Hour

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

59 episodes of Insurance Happy Hour since the first episode, which aired on January 19th, 2018.

  • Getting Our Groove Back

    June 8th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  40 mins 28 secs
    insurance agencies, insurance technologies corporation, insuretech, itc

    We're back! Becky and Laird talk about ITC's big news from the last few months.

  • Is Insurance Ready for Virtual Reality? Is the World?

    March 23rd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  38 mins 5 secs
    technology, virtual reality, vr

    With the release of Ready Player One upcoming, Justin and Laird talk about how virtual reality could impact the insurance industry.

  • Did Beyoncé Give Lemonade the Business?

    March 16th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  30 mins 17 secs

    Did one of the top music stars in world "disrupt" Lemonade's search engine rankings?

  • Joining the Insurance Industry as a Millennial

    March 9th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  30 mins 21 secs
    asmr, millennial, pet peeves

    With all the talk of how millennials are critical part of the insurance industry, sit down with Heather Cherry and Laird as they explore the industry through a fresh set of eyes.

  • Why We Started a Podcast

    March 2nd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  32 mins 42 secs
    insurance, insurance podcasts
  • Open Access to Data is Critical

    February 23rd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  30 mins 27 secs
    2018 predictions, independent insurance agents, insurance

    What's going to happen with agents in 2018? We discuss five predictions for agents this year and whether we agree or not.

  • Working in the Insurance Industry

    February 16th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  31 mins 26 secs
    insurance, insurance agents, insurance careers, perpetuation, recruiting

    Considering that the average age of an insurance agent is 59 and that only 4% of millennials see the insurance industry as a career option, we have work to do to promote the benefits of working in the insurance industry.

  • Trusting Autonomous Cars

    February 9th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  21 mins 1 sec
    auto insurance, autonomous cars, insurance, technology

    Would you trust an autonomous car? In this episode we talk about autonomous cars and Laird's "research" project.

  • Insurance is About Data

    February 2nd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  31 mins 46 secs
    ai, artificial intelligence, insurance, insurance carriers, insuretech, insurtech

    In this episode, we talk about insurance carriers, data, and how they can use it better. Plus, find out what visionary Laird admires most and how Becky became an independent insurance agent customer.

  • Crushing It Is Relative

    January 26th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  30 mins 2 secs
    2018 trend, insurance, insuretech, insurtech

    Laird and Becky talk about the insuretech movement and independent insurance agents.

  • Five Auto Insurance Trends to Watch in 2018

    January 19th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  29 mins 57 secs
    2018 trends, auto insurance, insurance, insuretech, insurtech, technology

    In the pilot episode of Insurance Happy Hour, we talk about five trends to watch in auto insurance this year. Plus, what Laird doesn’t want his auto insurance company to know and what trend Becky thinks will have the biggest impact on auto insurance.

    Story from the episode - https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2018/01/05/475870.htm