This blog entry is part two in Jacobson’s Insurance Recruitment and Selection series, which provides insights into updated recruitment and selection processes and strategies for the modern workplace.
The insurance industry is enjoying a return to its pre-recession strength. Low unemployment rates and positive revenue growth projections are resulting in an increased focus on building staff. Today, more than 66 percent of insurance organizations are looking to increase their staff—the highest percentage reported since the economic downturn in 2009. But what exactly is driving this renewed focus on hiring? What are the key motivators behind today’s insurance hirings?