Review of the Nokia Lumia 1020 on AT&T Wireless

I have had the Nokia Lumia 1020 smartphone on AT&T Wireless for over a month now.  Overall, it’s a great phone with loads of potential.  There are several drawbacks, however, and most have to do with software issues.  Believe it or not, this is a good thing because it means that Microsoft can address them in future updates.

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How Insurance Agents will need to Conduct Business in the Future in Order to Compete and Survive

I am often asked about my take on the future of the insurance industry.  The industry is not going anywhere, that is for certain.  However, I do expect to see a drop in the number of agencies, especially in the independent insurance agency sector, because many will not mold their business practices and processes in time to handle the changes that are taking place.  The competition will slowly eat away chunks of their business by simply implementing low-cost or even no cost initiatives, only because they had the foresight to do so.

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Review of the Samsung Galaxy 10.1 Tablet on Verizon’s 4G LTE Network

I recently purchased this iPad2 competitor (32GB version) and have been using it for almost 2 months now.  Hands down, it’s an iPad2 killer.  However, it could use some updates to make it even better.  My thoughts are below:

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iPhone App Development in Houston, Texas

Do you have an idea for an iPhone application?  Are you in need of an iphone application developer in Houston?

The future of the software development business is in mobile application development.  Whether you want to build an app to make money or build it on a “freemium” model, it’s better you get in now before someone else brings your concept to reality.  Hundreds of apps across all platforms are being posted daily in the various app stores available by Apple, RIM (BlackBerry), Android and Windows Mobile devices.

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What Is Driving the Creation of So Many Insurance Agency Management Systems Lately?

I was recently asked this question and wanted to share my response:

I think the driving factors are a combination of the following:

1. Frustrations by users who feel the current systems in the market are out-dated and hard to use.

2. New Technologies available, especially with web-based applications.

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Starting an Insurance Agency? Here’s A Great Tip

Are you thinking about getting into the insurance business?  It’s definitely a great business to be in but not as easy as agents initially imagine.  Once you get your licensing in place and choose a location to operate from, the next thing you need to consider is the agency management system you will use to run your business.  It is not recommended to operate your business without one.  They help reduce your workload, make you more efficient and reduce E&O claims.  In fact, some E&O carriers require you to have an insurance agency management system or use insurance agency management software. Continue reading “Starting an Insurance Agency? Here’s A Great Tip”

Clean Up The Oil in the Gulf of Mexico With Swift Spill Separator

As we’ve been watching things unfold and get worse over the last several weeks with the oil spewing in the Gulf of Mexico, there is a product which has yet to be put to use which could really help remedy the situation.  The Swift Spill Separator is a patented and tested machine with can separate oil from water on a large volume basis.  It can process 15,000 gallons per hour and also allows the reuse of the oil which is separated! Continue reading “Clean Up The Oil in the Gulf of Mexico With Swift Spill Separator”

Insurance Agency Management System

Looking for a new insurance agency management software to run your independent insurance agency?  Look no further.  Check out Aspire by Impowersoft at http://www.TomorrowIsHere.com.  This software is truly revolutionary in many regards.  It not only manages your insurance book of business, but it also places marketing tools at the fingertips of insurance agents.  If you are using several applications to run different aspects of your business, you will no longer have to do so.  Continue reading “Insurance Agency Management System”

Aspire Insurance Agency Management System Highlights: Customer Portal

Aspire is a revolutionary insurance agency management system for P&C independent insurance agents in the US.  It has many unique and useful features which set it apart from the competition.  One of these features is the “Customer Portal.”
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Website/Logo Design and SEO/SEM

Many people do not know that Impowersoft has an entire department dedicated to Graphic Design.  We pride ourselves on having a creative team with great vision to build beautiful websites which are very functional and user friendly.  We also work with a great logo designer who has created logos for many of our clients.  Whether you are new in business or looking for an overhaul to your existing site, Impowersoft can help.  In addition to design, we can also assist with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM) needs.  Most of our projects involve building a Content Management System (CMS) along with the site which allows our clients to modify aspects of the site themselves.  This reduces costs in the long run.  Typically, this is used for those customers who have frequently changing products, services, news, etc.
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Impowersoft’s New Office in Houston is Almost Complete!

After 3 months of great effort by several of our team members and contractors, our new Houston location for Impowersoft is almost complete.  We are very excited about this state-of-the-art environment which will house our executive, marketing, sales and implementation teams.  More information to follow.

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