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August 4, 2015
Quote of the Day
"Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else."
Upcoming Classes
CICOct 7-9, 2015Commercial Property
CICNov 4-6, 2015Agency Management
Aug 11, 2015Commercial Casualty II
Aug 13, 2015Personal Lines - MISC
Aug 18, 2015Personal Residential
Sep 15, 2015Commercial Property
Dec 8-11, 2015
Principles of Risk Management
Sep 9, 2015E&O Seminar
Oct 22, 2015E&O Seminar
Aug 17, 2015Personal Lines Complications: Because Simple is Just Too Darn Easy
Aug 18, 2015Contractors: Insuring the Liability Exposures
Aug 19, 2015BIP(idy) BOP(idy) BOO(ze)
Aug 25, 2015Seven Ways to Get Sued & How to Avoid Them
Aug 27, 2015 CHAOS: Contracts, Hold Harmless, Additional Insureds & Other Stuff
Aug 31, 2015 CyberMaster: Recognizing & Insuring Digital Assets & Electronic Risks

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Protect Your Agency's Data

How do you best protect your agency from cyber threats and prepare your agency to recover should disaster strike? The ACT Security Issues Work Group  has collected the following resources to help you protect your agency against tomorrow's threats.  Understand risks, discover solutions and check out the wealth of resources available

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IIABA and MIIAB Crop Insurance Accomplishments

2014 Farm Bill: The "Agriculture Act of 2014" (Farm Bill) which passed last February expanded and strengthened the Federal Crop Insurance Program (FCIP) and recognized crop insurance as the central risk management tool for farmers and ranchers across the country. The Big "I" strongly advocated against any payment limits and cuts to the program and the bill guarantees that agents remain the sole sales force of the FCIP and ensures that crop insurance is readily available and accessible to all farmers.

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MN Crop Insurance Conference

September 16-17, 2015

The MIIAB has been a long time supporter of the MN Crop Insurance Conference, in affiliation with The Center for Farm Financial Management at the University of MN.  The conference will be held this year on September 16th and 17th at The Verizon Wireless center in Mankato MN.


Anticipating Digital Disruption

Why didn't a cab driver think of Uber? Why didn't Barnes & Noble think of Amazon? Why didn't Blockbuster think of Netflix? Why didn't Marriott think of AirBnB?



MIIAB Catastrophe Van and Trusted Choice Chopper

MIIAB members can reserve the Catastrophe Van/Trailer and Trusted Choice Custom Chopper for Agency Events throughout the state.

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