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Jacobson Provides Insights into Talent Trends Impacting the Insurance Industry

April 18, 2015
CHICAGO – From the aging workforce, impending industry retirements and a growing skills gap, the insurance industry is facing a number of talent trends. Greg Jacobson, co-chief executive officer of The Jacobson Group, will explore these trends along with strategies and best practices for future success at the AASCIF Mid-Year CEO Meeting in Washington, D.C.

“The insurance industry is currently in a state of change,” said Jacobson. “A number of key factors are influencing the talent landscape and creating unique challenges in terms of recruitment and retention.”

Jacobson will present “Trends Influencing the Landscape of the Insurance Labor Market” at 9:45 a.m. on April 30, 2015. The presentation will include an in-depth look at industry staffing predictions and growth estimates, data on the aging workforce population, and strategies for implementing a succession plan.

As co-chief executive officer, Jacobson maintains shared leadership and management of the firm’s day-to-day operation and strategic direction. In addition to overseeing the organization, Jacobson manages select search assignments for the firm’s executive search practice. Jacobson is considered an expert on the insurance industry’s labor market and is an active participant in the insurance community, contributing to many industry association events and publications.

About The Jacobson Group:

The Jacobson Group is the leading global provider of insurance talent. For more than 40 years, we have been connecting insurance organizations with professionals from the board room to the back room on both a permanent and temporary basis. We offer a variety of solutions including executive search, professional recruiting, emerging talent, RPO, temporary staffing, subject matter experts, and onsite and work-at-home operations support. Regardless of the need or situation, Jacobson is the insurance talent solution. Further information is available at


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