You need to hire someone exceptional... and you want to do it yourself. We've developed the perfect resource to help.
Big I New York's DIY Hiring Toolkit guides you through the entire hiring process from preparing & launching your search, through screening and ultimately hiring & onboarding your next great team member.
This isn’t a generic collection of materials. We've worked extensively with a top HR firm and a focus group of well-respected and high-performing agency employees to develop the right resources for each specific insurance agency role. These tools and full toolkit don't only explain how, they include customizable downloads to get you on track in minutes.
Each phase of the hiring process is critical and this one lays the entire foundation. You must analyze your true needs and use the results and these resources to begin attracting talent.
Your DIY Tool We removed the guesswork. Our Ideal Candidate Profile shares the qualities & skills that have proven to make a successful employee in that specific role.
Your DIY Tool Download our ready-to-customize
job description and job posting.
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Your DIY Tool An employment application you can customize to fit your agency's needs.
Hooray - you have a stack of applicants. Now comes the hardest part, deciding who to hire. You have entered the screening phase.
DIY Tool Use this guide to successfully conduct an interview, from start to finish. It also includes a comprehensive list of position-specific interview questions, sorted by skill-set categories required for a successful hire. Tip
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DIY Tool Use this detailed compilation of reference check questions to learn more about your candidates.
We believe independent insurance agents serve customers best with trusted advice and the right coverage options to protect what matters most.
Big I New York exists to fulfill the educational, political, and business interests of our more than 1,750 agencies and their 13,000 plus employees.
Our members are Trusted Choice independent insurance agents and brokers, which means that they can provide consumers with a choice of products from more than one insurance company and in turn give consumers unrivaled service, and the best auto, homeowner, and business coverage to meet their changing needs.