closing the gap: the hundo, 100 episodes of Closing the Gap 06/30/2020
Flipping the script. For our hundredth episode Chris is interviewed by the one and only Seth Zaremba. Thank you all for following us, we look forward to another hundred episodes of Closing the Gap.
closing the gap: lean into courageous conversations about race 06/23/2020
Talking about race, although hard, is absolutely necessary. How can we support one another as we explore the topic of race in America? Whitnee Dillard, Director of Diversity and Inclusion with the Big I, provides tools and guidance to empower your journey and inspire conversation.
closing the gap: your mind will be blown. science, business and ping-pong? 06/10/2020
Running a business during COVID-19 is like playing ping pong on a 20-dimensional ping pong table. Multiple parameters are affecting today’s business climate and Scott Page, John Seely Brown Distinguished University Professor of Complexity, Social Science, and Management at the University of Michigan is here to explain solutions and ways businesses are looking to thrive post-pandemic.
closing the gap: FEMA and flood insurance 06/01/2020
Do you have flood insurance? Only 4% of Americans have insurance through the National Flood Insurance Program. Who better to discuss flood than David Maurstad, FEMA.
closing the gap: where does a dollar of insurance premium go? 05/20/2020
Craig Welsh and Chris breakdown where a dollar of insurance premium goes. Join us as we discuss the economics of our industry!
closing the gap: no better opportunity than shooting out of a recession 05/14/2020
Construction during Coronavirus, communication is key. Our friends from Vertex join Closing the Gap to discuss construction and surety as we move through COVID-19. How is the economy performing from the construction aspect?
closing the gap: values before your name, the CoverLink story 05/06/2020
The story of rebranding, is not about what is changing. Focus on what is not changing, your values! Matt Simon, CoverLink Insurance Services discusses their rebrand journey in this episode of Closing the Gap.
closing the gap: the road to independence 05/01/2020
Aaron Bickle, Bickle Insurance, takes us through the journey from captive agency too independent. Listen in as we take a break from COVID-19 discussions and learn about another agency's story.
Closing the Gap: The American Farmer & Covid-19 04/23/2020
How has COVID-19 impacted the American farmer? The demand for food is consistent but how we consume it has changed, and that is impacting the industry. Join Dave Ruppel, Westfield Agribusiness as we discuss COVID-19 and the future of the American Farmer.
closing the gap: paycheck protection program for insurance agencies 04/19/2020
Matt Sprang, Westfield Bank, joins Closing the Gap to discuss the the Paycheck Protection Program for insurance agencies. While the funds have run out what can you do if you have not already signed up due to COVID-19.