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

July 09, 2014
CHICAGO – The Jacobson Group and Ward Group announce the next iteration of the Mid-Year Insurance Labor Outlook Study. This study gathers valuable information on insurance industry labor trends and future staffing expectations. The survey begins on July 9, 2014, and closes on July 25, 2014. All industry organizations, across all sectors, are invited to partake. Participation is free of charge and the results are confidential.

In its fifth year, this survey provides a powerful analysis of current labor trends and future staffing expectations for the industry. “As the ‘war for talent’ heats up, recruitment is becoming increasingly challenging worldwide,” said Gregory P. Jacobson, co-chief executive officer of The Jacobson Group, “It is important for companies to understand industry talent trends and outlooks to effectively manage their own growth and talent strategies.”

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 21, 2014. 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 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

About Ward Group®:

Ward Group is the recognized leader of benchmarking and best practices studies for insurance companies.  The firm analyzes staff levels, compensation, business practices and expenses for all areas of company operations and helps insurers 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
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Ward Group
Vince Albers, Associate
+1 (513) 746-2422
[email protected]