Archive for June, 2014

Interview Question – How Much Do You Want to Make?

Interview Question – How Much Do You Want to Make?

What number should I tell the interviewer?? When companies ask you about your last salary they are trying to screen you out. This is a high risk moment and hence you want to delay the salary discussion for later in the hiring process. The representative from the company is trying to make sure there is […]

Experienced Insurance Claims Adjusters

Experienced Insurance Claims Adjusters

Experienced insurance claim adjusters do have excellent prospects in the industry. The job of an insurance claim adjuster involves excellent analytical and people handling skills. Clients can get very demanding and it may be necessary to work during late evenings and on weekends. Examining numerous documents including police reports, court records and medical records and […]

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Better Opportunities for Professionals in Insurance Underwriting

Better Opportunities for Professionals in Insurance Underwriting

There is no dearth of jobs in the U.S. insurance industry for those with relevant educational qualifications and some professional experience in the field. Insurance underwriting is a segment of the industry that calls for a lot of analytical skills and the ability to judge the financial background of people applying for insurance.

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Jobs for Experienced Insurance Sales Professionals and Insurance Agents

Jobs for Experienced Insurance Sales Professionals and Insurance Agents

Marketing and selling is not easy especially in the insurance industry. This is why insurance companies in United States look for experienced insurance agents – professionals who have the forte and proven expertise in the domain of insurance sales. Convincing people on the merits of your company’s insurance products accident, casualty, health issues, property, and […]

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Customer Service Jobs in the Insurance Industry

Customer Service Jobs in the Insurance Industry

Cordially interacting with the customers of a company, addressing all their concerns and queries politely and resolving complaints effectively are some of the skills of customer service executives. The job of insurance customer service executives and managers is not an easy one. It calls not only for a polite interaction with the client but also […]

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What Should You Do if They Don’t Call You Back After Job Interview?

What Should You Do if They Don’t Call You Back After Job Interview?

Not getting a follow up call, as promised, happens more than you think. Candidates are sure that they are a shoe-in for the position, and expecting an offer, and then nothing. This is not only frustrating for the candidate, but reflects poorly on the company.

Interview Question – Why has it Taken You so Long to Find a Job?

Interview Question – Why has it Taken You so Long to Find a Job?

This is a hard one to answer but a little thought ahead of time will let you deal with it. It’s difficult to believe that employers are still asking this type of question. Don’t they read the newspapers or listen to the news? If they were informed, they would know the answer; i.e. jobs are […]