New cellular technology creates mobile office

Young, Ruth
October 1995
Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Oct95, Vol. 96 Issue 6, p90
Trade Publication
Describes the `office-less office' for insurance agents due to the laptop computer and the cellular modem. Improvements for agents and clients as a result of this technology; American Family Insurance of Madison, Wisconsin, and their high tech `catastrophe van'; Options; Extras.


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