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Personal Lines Insurance Account Manager

Portland, OR Insurance Resourcing – Aug 01 Company: Insurance Resourcing Location: Portland, Oregon, United States Salary: $45,000 to $53,000 + profit sharing Posted: August 01, 2017 Description: If you have experience working for an independent agency and you have the velvet touch in Personal Lines Account Management, my client wants to talk to you! The […]

Commercial Insurance Account Manager: Community Business Book

Seattle, WA Insurance Resourcing – Aug 01 Company: Insurance Resourcing Location: Seattle, Washington, United States Salary: $50,000 to $65,000 DOE Posted: August 01, 2017 Description: Are you ready for a new insurance agency that values work/life balance and prides itself on excellent customer service and community involvement? My client is a well-established Seattle based independent […]

How to answer the interview question: “Tell me about yourself?”

“Tell me about yourself?” People hate this question because it is so open ended and there are too many answers, however, it is probably one of the most asked interview questions, especially in phone interviews.  Knowing how to handle this question can make the difference between advancing to the next stage or being told “we […]

How to answer the interview question: “What Are Your Strengths?”

What Are Your Greatest Strengths? Tips to Answer This Question: Here’s what most people say:  I’m a hard worker, good team player, a people person, get along well with everyone, nice, friendly…etc. The problem with these answers is that the hiring manager expects that of you already, or they wouldn’t be interviewing you!  These answers […]

How to answer the interview question: “What are your weaknesses?”

  “What are your weaknesses?” This is one of the toughest and least liked of all of the interview questions.  The problem with this question is that you have to answer it, if you say, I don’t really have any”, and the employer won’t believe or will think you may be hiding something, but you say […]

How to answer the interview question: Tell me about your greatest success?

“What Is Your Greatest Success? Tips to Answer this Interview Question: Think about your work accomplishments.  What have you done that really made you a “game changer” for the company?  For instance, did you win a key piece of business, save a huge account, develop a new program, or mentor someone that turned out to […]

How to answer the interview question: “What is your greatest failure?”

  “What is your greatest failure?”    The dreaded question; this one is even touchier than the weaknesses question because you have to admit a failure, not just a weakness. Tips to Answer this Interview Question: This one requires you to prepare an example ahead of time. It should be work-related, but you can discuss […]

How to answer the interview question: “Why did you leave your past job?”

  “Why did you leave your past job?” As a recruiter, I get asked this question about my candidate every time I submit a resume.  As an applicant, you can bet that 99% of the employers will ask you why you left your last position.  It’s is a difficult question; your integrity is on the line with […]

How to answer the interview question: “Where do you see yourself in 5 years?”

“Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?” With this question, the employer is asking you to gaze inside your crystal ball and predict the future. It would be nice if that were possible, but with the quickly changing economy, it is not.  This is also a veiled way for the employer to gauge your […]

How to answer the interview question: “Why should I hire you over my other applicants?”

“Why should I hire you over my other applicants?” This is one of those questions that you truly can’t answer because you typically don’t know who else they are interviewing. What the employer really wants to know is: WHY YOU? Tips to Answer this Interview Question: This question usually comes up towards the end of […]