The old saying goes "there is a difference between working smart, and working hard."
It used to be very easy to train a producer on your agency, services, and products, then place them in a room with a phone book to start making calls. It worked.
When agency principals were asked by MarshBerry to name the top challenges regarding commission growth in their agencies today, nonperforming producers and lack of new business generation topped the list.
Successful business owners and industry leaders will tell you that strategic planning is essential to helping achieve goals.
If you think that no news is good news, we invite you to read on as we bust four myths about growth, talent, operations and technology.
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