Posts In: Insurance Topics


Barry Llewellyn, My Favorite Workers’ Compensation Actuary, Retires

July 10, 2012 Insurance Topics 0

Barry Llewellyn, one of my favorite workers’ compensation professionals, retired at the end of June. I will miss Barry, but…Read More

Reduce Claim Filing Lag Time Through Effective Employee Communication Plans

(This is Part II of What Every Employer Should Know About Workers’ Compensation) Despite the best safety efforts, workers’ compensation…Read More

Understanding the Workers’ Comp Experience Mod Factor

June 19, 2012 Insurance Topics 4

Workers’ compensation premium costs are expected to continue rising. The state with the highest share of workers’ compensation premium –…Read More

Why Karen Farris Is Among My Heroines

June 5, 2012 Insurance Topics 0

Karen Farris, one of the first female executives in the male-dominated insurance industry, is featured in this month’s issue of…Read More

Predictive Modeling Integration: How Long Must We Wait?

May 29, 2012 Insurance Topics 5

Predictive modeling will change insurance forever! I got psyched about this when, for a current assignment, I re-read my article…Read More

My Awesome Birthday Present

May 28, 2012 Insurance Topics 0

I got the most wonderful “gift” for my birthday last Friday. While I was net surfing, I saw that the…Read More

Color Me Brand

May 22, 2012 Insurance Topics 0

This week’s blog can be found at It makes the case for why branding colors are critical. When I developed…Read More

Workers’ Compensation Predictive Modeling

May 1, 2012 Insurance Topics 0

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Workers’ Compensation Predictive Modeling

May 1, 2012 Insurance Topics 9

My article on workers’ compensation predictive modeling was just posted by Contingencies, the magazine of the American Academy of Actuaries…Read More

Software Engineers Beat Out Actuaries for the Best Occupation

April 20, 2012 Insurance Topics 0

Apparently, software engineers beat actuaries as the best occupation. Actuaries have been enjoying the top spot for some time now,…Read More