Year: 2009

Old Tales, old squabbles… All argued differently in 2009

It was as if just yesterday that 2008 has passed us by…. Just show how times really fly – we are now almost into the final lap of the first decade of the 21st century. Feelings aside, was there anything…

Pay freeze and Increment… 2010

In the final quarter of 2008 and early January 2009, most companies throughout Asia responded to the global economic crisis by freezing salary increments but this may be changing, albeit, gradually…. Most Malaysian insurers did pay bonuses and provide reasonable…

Kuala Lumpur Community Policing – Counting on the insurance industry?

It is Christmas again…. but this time I am only asking you to help me reduce crimes in the city, so I am expecting you to join me in supporting our KUALA LUMPUR COMMUNITY POLICING fraternity. To top it up I am bringing a whole bunch of INSURERS to join in this Kuala Lumpur Project – What great stuff here! This Project is WIN-WIN positioning for all parties. You can work towards getting volunteers from your housing estate and have the Community set up and I am certain to do the rest…. But first and foremost, please click on the image and banner within my site to show the support – a show of force which KL-ites have never witnessed before…… Also spend abit of time to comment and gives suggestions?????

Scripting incompatibility and Viruses for Christmas…. Almost!

It is end of the year again and everyone is in festive mood….. I was preparing to post a blog entitled, “Christmas message: The Hazards of Immorality in Risk Assessment” – trying to put up some sort of a sermon,…

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Old vehicles on third party insurance are costing the insurance industry hundreds of millions annually…. but would converting them to comprehensive helps?

buy insurance for old cars

Performance of old vehicles in a nutshell. It is already common knowledge that old vehicles (≥ 15 years category) in the absence of adequate loading on the tariff gross premium are not writable risks, and especially so where more than…

The simple side of Risk-based Capital (RBC)

Rewriting the Malaysian Risk-Based Capital (RBC) for underwriters and claims handling personnel. A Weblog from the past on RBC framework as seen from the eyes of a General Insurance underwriter…… Compared to the previous solvency margin methodology, this RBC is abit…

Insurance Accounting Software: How To Get The Best One

Insurance business has developed and prospered by leaps and bounds in the last few decades. This has not only made their transactions big but have also made them a little more complicated with new insurance policies being launched every day.…

Insurance Agent Websites – How to Take Your Agency Online

Key to better agency management

Smart insurance agents understand that having a well-designed insurance agent website is critical to succeeding as an insurance agent today. But how does an agent launch and manage their website? In this article, we look at the pro’s and con’s of the three main options insurance agents have available to them to launch and manage a website.

Life Insurance Agent Opportunities

Job opportunities are high for the life insurance agents with a background in computer skills and finance. Life insurance agents, these days, use “Smart System” (computer applications) to manage risks accurately. “Smart System” helps life insurance agents in avoiding undue losses and making sound decisions. Internet also influences the work of insurance agents. An internet helps life insurance agents to access information and quotes faster and reduce the time of paperwork. Job opportunity is better for college graduates with business administration course. A bachelors degree in any field and knowledge of accounts and computer provides a good opportunity for a job of life insurance agents. New life insurance agents usually start as trainees and assistant agents. They are given a job to provide information about clients status. As they gain experience, they are promoted to do policy work that is more complex. Being an agent can be a satisfying job for those who like paying attention to details and analyzing. For better opportunity a life insurance agent should have good communication skills.