February 11, 2014


February 13: Compliance Corner Webinar

February 15: Membership reports posted to NAHU's website

February 17: NAHU office closed in observation of President's Day

February 19: Legislative Update for State and Local Chapters

February 23: Leadership Forum, Washington DC

February 24-26: Capitol Conference, Washington DC

March 6: Compliance Corner Webinar

March 17: Membership reports posted to the NAHU's website

March 19: Legislative Update for State and Local Chapters

March 31: Deadline for LPRT applications

April 3: Compliance Corner Webinar

April 15: Membership reports posted to NAHU website

April 15: Legislative Update for State and Local Chapters

April 25-27: Award Judging Weekend

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Capitol Conference Online Registration Ends Tomorrow

Online registration for Capitol Conference ends tomorrow, February 12. All registrations after February 12 will be done onsite.

Our representatives in Washington, DC need to hear how things are going on the ground! It's vital that NAHU members visit with our lawmakers to share your distinctive knowledge of the health insurance marketplace, common sense perspective and solutions. We need as many agents and brokers in Washington, DC as possible on February 24-26 to spread NAHU's message.

Click here for more information on Capitol Conference and to find out about CapConPLUS.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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Get Ready for Capitol Conference

NAHU issued a media advisory, “NAHU’s 24th Annual Capitol Conference: Agents of Change, Seizing the Opportunity!,” that outlines all general session topics and speaker information. Don’t forget to secure your spot for Capitol Conference and have your voice heard by our lawmakers. For more information and to register, please click here.

You can access media advisories and press releases on many other issues on the Press Releases webpage.

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New Updates on NAHUís National Media Campaign

NAHU’s National Media Campaign continues its first phase including the new “Agent-Finder” website and Google keyword ad buy. As of Friday, January 24, we have new statistics that indicates the great progression of the campaign.

“Agent-Finder” Website Analytics (data within a 6-day timeframe):

  • The ads were displayed 211,992 times.
  • Consumers clicked on the ads 2,104 times.
  • Total cost of clicks was $3,510.
  • Conversions on the website were 1,356, which was a rate of 64%.

We encourage you to update your contact information on the NAHU website so that the “Agent-Finder” website has your most current information. We thank you for educating others on our campaign. Please continue to support and promote the “Agent-Finder” website and share with all of your clients and colleagues.

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NAHU Member Discount: American College Courses

Take advantage of your NAHU membership benefits and register for one of these two online courses: Winter Enrollment for the American College Courses HS 325 Group Benefits and HS 340 Advanced Topics in Group Benefits.

The American College is passionate about helping students expand their knowledge, skills and opportunities as financial services professionals. Because NAHU places such emphasis on professional development, they have partnered with an industry leader in financial services education. The American College has been delivering the industry’s foremost educational content since 1927. Their expert resident faculty includes over 25 of the nation’s top thought leaders in financial services practice and management.

NAHU, with the help of The American College, is proud to offer the following courses for the betterment of your career.

Winter Enrollment
HS 325 - Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. from March 12, 2014 through May 14, 2014
HS 340 - Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. from March 13, 2014 through May 15, 2014

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Upcoming Industry Meetings and Certification Courses

Visit the industry meetings webpage to view upcoming meeting and NAHU courses in your area including a PPACA Implementation Part I and II lecture in conjunction with the 10th Annual Benefits Selling Expo in Colorado and a Voluntary Worksite Certification Course in conjunction with Workplace Benefits Renaissance in New Jersey.

Additionally, visit the certification course webpage to find online and classroom certification courses such as the PPACA Classroom Certification course.

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Leading Producers Round Table Applications
Be recognized as one of the best in our industry, apply for LPRT! Whether you are a personal producer, carrier representative, manage an agency or do home office sales you qualify for LPRT. You will receive a beautiful plaque or certificate and be recognized by your peers. Applications are now available online.

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Earn a $250 Gift Card!

Recruit four new members and win! For the first four new members you recruit from July 1 – April 30, 2014, you get to choose to:

  • Have your membership dues waived for one year, or
  • Receive a $250 American Express gift card

For every additional four new members you recruit from July 1 – April 30, 2014, you will:

  • Receive a $250 American Express gift card

Make sure your new recruits list you as the sponsor on their membership application and we will take care of the rest. Once your first four new members have joined, listing you as their sponsor, we will contact you for your reward choice. For your additional groups of four new members, we will send your gift card automatically.

We would like to encourage you to recruit those members and win! Just four new members to start between July 1 – April 30, 2014 and you can be a winner several times over. There will be no carryover member credit for members who have qualified for past campaigns.

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NAHU in the News

NAHU was featured in more than 1,300 news stories last month, reaching an audience of 1.47  billion people. You can access the major stories, including articles from the Associated Press, Huffington Post, Yahoo! Finance (Sunnyvale, CA), Fox Business (NY,NY), LA Times, Boston (MA) Globe, Washington Examiner (Alexandria, VA), The Business Journals, NBC, ABC, CBS, BenefitsPro Magazine and LifeHealthPro on the NAHU in the News webpage.
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