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Jacobson and Ward Group to Gather Valuable Industry Data for Next Insurance Labor Outlook Study

July 11, 2013

CHICAGO – The Jacobson Group and Ward Group announce the next iteration of the Mid-Year Insurance Labor Outlook Study to gather valuable information on insurance industry labor trends and future staffing expectations. The survey begins on July 10 and ends on July 26, 2013. All industry organizations, across all sectors, are invited to partake. Participation is free of charge and the results are confidential.

“Over the past four years, this survey has provided a powerful analysis of current labor trends and future staffing expectations for the industry,” said Gregory P. Jacobson, co-chief executive officer of The Jacobson Group, “The results forecast how companies are planning to invest in their workforce during the coming year.”

The survey can be completed by following this link.

To request more information on the survey, please contact Vince Albers of Ward Group at +1 (513) 746-2422 or [email protected].

The results will be analyzed in a complimentary webinar presentation on August 13, 2013. All members of the insurance community are welcome to attend. Detailed results will be distributed to survey participants following the webinar. To register, follow this link.

About The Jacobson Group:

The Jacobson Group is the leading 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, RPO, temporary staffing, subject matter experts, and onsite and work-at-home operations support. Whatever the need or situation, Jacobson is the insurance talent solution.

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About Ward Group®:

Ward Group is the leading provider of benchmarking and best practices studies for insurance companies. The firm analyzes staff levels, compensation, business practices and expenses for all areas of insurance company operations to help companies measure results, optimize performance and improve profitability. For more information about Ward Group, visit

The Jacobson Group
Nicole M. St.Martin, Vice President and Marketing Communications Director
+1 (312) 884-0491
[email protected]

Ward Group
Vince Albers, Senior Analyst
+1 (513) 746-2422
[email protected]