May 2015 Connection
Friday, May 29, 2015
May 2015 National Association of Professional Insurance Agents
In This Issue:
COVER STORY: Let’s Ax the “Cadillac Tax!”
A 40% Federal Excise Tax on Americans’ Employer-sponsored Health Insurance Set for 2018 Must Be Repealed
PIA-supported Legislation in Congress
Director of Federal Affairs Jon Gentile Looks at Some Bills PIA Is Backing in the 114th Congress
You’re Friendly, but Is Your Website?
Google’s Search Algorithm Now Includes “Mobile Friendliness” – Make Sure Your Website Is!
Antitrust Charges Filed Against Google for Distorting Search Results
European Officials Allege Results Distorted to Favor Google Shopping Service
The Demise That Never Arrives
PIA’s Patricia A. Borowski on Why Predictions That the Agency System Won’t Survive Are Always Wrong
Is It Possible to Make Cold Calls a Thing of the Past?
AIMS Society Executive Director Donna Gray Profiles One Agent Who Seems to Have a Winning Answer
Richard A. Clements on Why Preparing for Hurricanes Is Essential
Mike Becker Asks, “How Online Are You and Your Agency?”
PIA National Announces Call for Fall Award Nominations
Company Award of Excellence, Company Rep, MGA and Excellence in Social Media
PIA Product Spotlight
PIA’s Social Media Support Center Is Now Online
Your Member Benefits From PIA National
Products, Services and More for PIA Members
Sales of Cyber Still Lag, Members of Congress Immune from Potential ACA Ruling, Hank Greenberg Turns 90
The Last Word
Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty on How Well-regulated Markets Protect Policyholders
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