Social Media

Can Social Media Analytics Stress-Test Insurance Policies?

With more than 65 percent of adults using social networking sites —a nearly tenfold jump in the past decade—it’s not surprising there’s a day dedicated to celebrating social media. June 30, 2016,...

Impressive visit to LinkedIn headquarters

Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area of California is home to many of the top technology companies in the world. The area hosts offices for Apple, Google, Facebook, Netflix, Microsoft, eBay...

Congratulations, @CatBondCat!

We’re excited to announce that @CatBondCat won Digital Marketing Campaign of the year at the inaugural Insurance Marketing and PR Awards in London on June 26, 2015. The social media campaign uses c...

How One Insurance Company Used Social Media to Become Part of the National Conversation

When the U.S. Supreme Court released the ruling on gay marriage last week, it ignited a national conversation — much of which was carried out over social media. Insurers that are not active on soci...

@CatBondCat makes the short list at the U.K. Insurance Marketing Awards

I’m pleased to announce that ISO’s @CatBondCat made the short list for Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year at the first-ever U.K. 2015 Insurance Marketing & PR Awards. Reinsurance digital...

The Growing World of Data: It’s Not Just for Actuaries Anymore

There was a time when actuaries were the insurance professionals who most often delved into the deep waters of loss cost and premium analysis. But times are changing. Today, as data has become bigg...

Social Media Data Analytics: The Next Frontier for Property/Casualty Insurance

Historically the profitability of most property/casualty insurers has been heavily predicated on policyholders’ future behaviors, ranging from the propensity to become involved in an accident to th...

The Tweet Heard Round the World

By the rude bridge that arched the flood, Their flag to April’s breeze unfurled, Here once the embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. So reads the first stanza of Ralph...

New Decision Net searches enhance investigations

Decision Net ® continues to expand its offerings of searches and reports to bring more power and precision to investigations. The newest Decision Net searches include: E-mail address finder Includi...

Social Media Search: Tangible Results for Claims Departments

Claims adjusters and investigators are increasingly turning to social media for information. And, the results can be significant. For example, Claims Journal  recently reported on a case involving...