TITLE

Making the Grade

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzgibbon, Nancy
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Best's Review;Oct2011, Vol. 112 Issue 6, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author emphasizes that it is important for insurers to help independent agents in meeting the challenges associated with their continuing education and professional development needs. She also says that the insurer reaffirms the importance of the agent/carrier relationship by addressing these challenges and concerns.
ACCESSION #
67075444

 

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