Insurance marketing campaign uses Metro’s “Dumb Ways to Die” characters

Dumb ways to die empire life insurance marketing campaign

New ads are being produced for Empire Life using the viral characters that it has licensed. While initial reports that Empire Life, a Canadian insurer, had licensed the “Dumb Ways to Die” characters from Metro Trains in Australia, left people feeling rather confused, now that the company’s insurance marketing campaign has launched, its intentions have become considerably clearer. The original song and video quickly became a viral hit and managed to win awards along the way. In fact, it brought home five Grand Prix awards from the Cannes International Festival…

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Insurance marketing steps for using big data

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Though data analysis and targeting customers isn’t anything new, it does have requirements to make it work. As useful as big data may be for marketing your insurance business, actually using it to its best advantage can feel like quite the mystery and many agents and agencies can feel overwhelmed. A recent survey has indicated that many insurance marketers are not managing their data for optimal growth potential. This isn’t just a problem that is exclusive to insurance industry. The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) and Neolane conducted a survey and…

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Social media plays may play a role in determining insurance rates in the future

Social media has had a noticeable impact upon society. Many rely on social networks to stay in touch with friends and family, but businesses also make use of the social sphere. While companies are quick to establish their own presence on social sites, employers have taken to reviewing the sites of their potential workers to determine whether or not the information they provided during the application process is true. This trend is growing in popularity, and even insurance companies have taken up the practice. There are a number of factors…

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