Hiring Going Higher

May 18, 2011

employment-applicationMore than 40 percent of companies are aiming to hire more employees in 2011 a much-brighter employment forecast than in 2010.

“Almost 44 percent of insurers surveyed plan to increase staff in next 12 months — a five-point jump over July 2010,” according to a BestWire article of February 15, 2011 that reported on the Insurance Market Labor Study, jointly prepared by the Jacobson Group, a recruitment firm, and Ward Group, financial and management consultants.

The article noted actuaries and claims professionals were among the most-sought workers. Also in demand: Technology workers, product managers, underwriters, and sales and marketing professionals.


Stay in the loop

Subscribe to our newsletter and get insights into what's going on in the insurance industry right in your inbox.