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Jacobson to Provide In-Depth Look at the Insurance Labor Market at AAM Conference

June 13, 2014
CHICAGO – Today’s insurance industry labor market is shifting as insurance organizations focus on increasing staff and filling high-need positions. Already, the industry is amidst a “war for talent” as industry professionals prepare to retire and the unemployment rate reaches all-time lows. Greg Jacobson, co-Chief Executive Officer at The Jacobson Group, will explore the current state of the insurance industry labor market during an upcoming session at the AAM Investment Conference in Chicago.

“As we move beyond the ‘Great Recession,’ the insurance industry labor market is in a state of change,” said Jacobson. “Many factors are affecting talent availability industry-wide, creating significant challenges to recruitment and retention.”

The session “An Inside Look at the Insurance Labor Market,” scheduled for 4:30 p.m. on June 19, 2014, will include analysis of the insurance employment situation, as well as a look at developing labor trends, and the impact and challenges presented by the industry’s highly competitive labor market.

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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