Users in this career have rated it a 1.9 in terms of their own personal satisfaction with the career. This figure represents an average taken from the responses of 191 MyPlan.com users during registration.
Users were asked to rate their happiness in their current occupation as being either "Very Happy" (4), "Happy" (3), "Mixed / Neutral" (2), "Not Happy" (1), or "Miserable" (0).
Users in this Career Group
There are 590 users in this career group. They represent 15 different countries. You can see the list of users in this career group by clicking on one of the links below. You can also join this career group simply by selecting your current status and clicking "Add Me."
Before considering to be an insurance underwriter, you have to believe first with the insurance benefits it gives you, your family, relatives and the society. When decided to join the industry, choose the company you believe in, the packages they offer, the commission benefits, etc.
You have to be very self-motivated (to keep up with all the rejections), attend trainings and a good team leader.
This career gives full satisfaction when you know you are helping others get benefited, and you are well compensated and gives you time-freedom.
As a insurance agent it is very important to have good communication and customer service skills. The one thing you do the majority of the time is talk to clients. Another important skill is to listen. Be attentive to the needs your clients are asking for. If you like to talk and advice this is one career you should look into.