Archives for 2016

How to Help Hurricane-Proof Your Business

Whether you live on a coast or inland, hurricane season can spell trouble if you’re not prepared for it. Peak hurricane season occurs in September and October, so it’s not a bad idea to review your commercial insurance coverage to make sure you don’t have any gaps. The Insurance Information Institute (III) shared information on insurance coverage and other tips to help keep your business... Read Article

10 Ways for Your Business to Deliver Great Customer Service

At the heart of every great business is great service. And there are certain things that businesses with a reputation for incredible service all do. Curious about what they are—and ready to take your business’s service to the next level? If so, here are 10 tips to do just that. Greet each person who walks through the door. It’s a small gesture, but it goes... Read Article

How to Age Gracefully With Your Parents and Plan for the Future

Have you ever read the children’s book Love You Forever, where the mother cares for her growing son until, as a grown man, the son cares for his aging mother? The story depicts a parent/child role reversal that many experience in real life. Talking about aging with parents can be difficult. But being honest about the topic is important. To help guide the conversation, here... Read Article

Webinar: Best Practices for Employee Performance Appraisals

Yes, it may be time once again to schedule employee performance appraisals. Are you ready? To help ensure the process goes smoothly, check out the Performance Review webinar. In this 25-minute recorded presentation, you’ll learn a lot about best practices and find out why documenting employee performance reviews are particularly important. For instance, if a performance appraisal is not in writing and something goes wrong,... Read Article

4 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Work With One Insurance Company

There are lots of ways to get insurance coverage these days, but working with one insurance agent and company for your business, home, auto and life insurance has a lot of advantages. Here are four: Fewer worries – You’ve worked hard to build a solid financial foundation, so you’ll want to be sure everything is protected at work and home. Insurance can help protect your... Read Article