New Podcast Episode: Putting Others First w/ Guest Dale Vermillion, Award-winning Trainer, Acclaimed Speaker, and Author

In 2004, Dale Vermillion took what would be a life-changing trip to India. There he confronted extreme poverty, orphaned children, and a neglected nation. Determined to do his part, he returned home and has been working for the better good since. Join Mike Eshelman, Head of Consumer Finance, Hirnaya, as he talks with Dale about his charitable work, how “others first” is a way of life, and his background in the mortgage industry. Listen today!

PRIVACY 

Best Practices for Managing Data Privacy & Responding to Privacy Breaches: A constantly changing regulatory environment has become the “new normal” for data privacy, and 2020 is no exception.

CX

Why Double the Number of Marketers Now Lead Customer Experience Initiatives: The idea of CX is engrained in company culture and hopefully that extends to day-to-day marketing tactics.

INSURANCE

COVID-19’s Impact on Homeowners Insurance: As many people spend more time at home, insurers and agents have an opportunity to introduce and underscore their value to homeowners.

CONSUMER FINANCE

Purchase Mortgage Applications Rise to Highest Level in 11 Years: It didn’t hurt that rates for the 30-year fixed loan fell to another all-time low since the organization began tracking this information.

EDUCATION 

For-Profit Colleges, Long Troubled, See Surge Amid Pandemic: The coronavirus shutdowns have made online learning more attractive. But students at some schools say they have been taken advantage of.

AUTO

Will Auto Industry Cutbacks Become Permanent? It seems increasingly clear auto sales aren’t coming all the way back after the pandemic, not any time soon anyway, analysts say.