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It can be challenging to please customers who have recently faced the loss or damage of their property, but fast action and precision is key to making sure they iron out the issues all together, resulting in complete satisfaction. Most companies need some help balancing their pile of customer cases. That’s why it’s important to partner with an insurance company adjuster who understands the importance of prompt, efficient adjustments. All these issues and more are discussed here at Adjuster Talk's Podcast with industry leaders.

Oct 5, 2017

Quitting your job to follow a new career path can be as scary as it is rewarding. If you’re thinking about leaving your day job to become an independent property adjuster, there are a few basic, transitional steps you should be aware of – before you submit your resignation.

On today’s episode of Adjuster Talk, I’m sharing my story of how I got started in the industry and laying out the steps that you should take to make transitioning from a full-time job to a full-time independent property adjuster smooth and seamless.


In This Episode of Adjuster Talk:

  • How to mitigate the risk of scoping the wrong house
  • Why you should take interior and exterior photos of the homes you are scoping
  • How to use Xactimate efficiently and effectively
  • Fee schedules and day rates
  • When to consider quitting your full-time job to become a full-time property insurance adjuster


Transitional Steps to Becoming a Property Adjuster:

  1. Get your license
  2. Learn how to run estimating software
  3. Ask to ride along with another field adjuster
  4. Network


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