Industry Articles

The Best Home Filter Advice: What to Buy & When to Replace

September 13, 2019

4 min read You have tons of home filter choices for your water and air systems. Weigh your options and explore the pros and cons.

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5 Services That Make It Easier to Care for an Aging Parent

September 11, 2019

5 min read You need all the help you can get to care for an aging parent.

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Life Insurance Basics: A Cheat Sheet to Help You Pick the Right Policy

September 1, 2019

4 min read Do you need help with life insurance basics? You've come to the right place!

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Funeral Pre-planning: Expectations for Before, During, and After

August 26, 2019

4 min read You’re the right person for the funeral pre-planning job. Here’s what to expect.

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How to Avoid Costly Senior Scams

August 22, 2019

5 min read Put a stop to senior scams online and over the phone.

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5 Reasons to Choose an Independent Insurance Agent Instead of Buying Online

August 16, 2019

3 min read Trust the experts, your local independent insurance agents.

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A Quick Landlord Insurance Guide for Apartment Owners

August 9, 2019

3 min read Build your landlord insurance plan with these 5 crucial coverages.

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12 Tips to Make Your RV Road Trip a Success

August 4, 2019

4 min read Charge the fridge, grab some trail mix, and make great memories on your RV road trip.

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Renters Shouldn't Mess With Trampoline Injuries

July 31, 2019

4 min read Read this before you put a trampoline in your backyard.

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Staying Safe Before, During, and After an Earthquake

July 29, 2019

Here’s what to do when an earthquake strikes.

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What Can Lessor's Risk Insurance Do for Property Owners?

July 15, 2019

3 min read Lessor's Risk insurance helps protect you from the pitfalls of leasing or renting out commercial space.

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What to Ask Before Renting a Vacation Home

July 14, 2019

5 min read Make your stay a success with these vacation home questions. 

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Account for Accidents in Your Grocery Store Business Plan

July 9, 2019

5 min read Don't let surprises stall your grocery store business plan.

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Your Home-Based Business Needs the Right Protection

June 13, 2019

4 min read You might be surprised by what your personal policies don't cover.

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How to Lease Retail Space That Needs Some TLC

June 10, 2019

5 min read Take these 8 steps before you sign a lease agreement.

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How to Know if Your Restaurant Needs Liquor Liability Insurance

May 20, 2019

4 min read Do you know if your restaurant needs liquor liability insurance?

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Should Restaurants Have Coverage for Food Spoilage and Burns?

May 8, 2019

7 min read Go beyond the obvious answers to protect your restaurant.

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A Beginner's Guide to Small Business Insurance

April 29, 2019

8 min read Find more info in less time with this small business insurance guide.

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Retain Top Talent With This Unexpected Employee Benefit

April 23, 2019

5 min read Key Person life insurance rewards your business and your top performer.

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6 Common Misconceptions About Workers Compensation Insurance

April 11, 2019

5 min read Create a win-win scenario for you and your employees.

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8 Steps for Setting Up Your Business Social Media Policy

March 14, 2019

4 min read Protect your reputation with social media ground rules.

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5 Strategies to Fight Tax Identity Theft at Your Business

February 19, 2019

4 min read Safeguard your business when thieves go after your tax information.

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3 Fresh Workplace Fitness Challenges for American Heart Month

February 11, 2019

4 min read Treat your employees to health, happiness, and other rewards.  

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What Your Dealership Needs to Fight Wrongful Termination Lawsuits

January 30, 2019

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4 Fleet Management Apps to Protect Your People and Vehicles

January 25, 2019

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8 Strategies to Prep Your Small Business for Cold Weather Dangers

January 3, 2019

5 min read Protect your property, people, and profits from cold weather dangers.

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How to Prevent Work Injuries With 15 OSHA Approved Safety Tips

December 31, 2018

3 min read Learning how to prevent work injuries is one of the most important things a business can do to reduce expenses.

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How to Stop 9 of the Worst Employee Sick Time Management Mistakes

December 10, 2018

Don't want to lose money because of employee sick time? Ensure you aren't making any of these costly errors.

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12 of the Best Staff Recognition Ideas That Inspire Productivity

November 12, 2018

Effective staff recognition ideas have the potential to completely change your company's culture—for the better

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How to Enforce Cyber Security Basics That Reduce Fraud

November 5, 2018

Arming your employees with cyber security basics can be your best bet at keeping hackers out

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7 Free Customer Retention Tactics for Small Businesses

October 8, 2018

It’s no secret that your small business relies on steady customers, and the right customer retention tactics can help ensure they keep coming back.

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How to Make a Business Emergency Fund on a Budget

September 19, 2018

If a business emergency fund isn’t at the top of your to-do list, your next business downturn could be your last.

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Prevent Injury With 10 of the Best Sports Safety Tips for Kids

September 12, 2018

Stay in the game with these 10 sports safety tips for kids ... and adults!

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The Best Employee Benefits According to 5 Happy Employees

September 5, 2018

The best employee benefits go a long way in keeping your team happy, but what exactly are those benefits?

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Build Success With Your Employee Benefits Program

August 15, 2018

Find a worthy employee benefits program.

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How to Gain More Clients With a Referral Marketing Strategy

August 13, 2018

Gain more clients with a referral marketing strategy that works (and won't cost you a fortune).

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How to Make a Risk Management Checklist That Encourages Company Safety

July 30, 2018

Is your risk management checklist up for the challenge of keeping your employees and your customers safe?

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5 Advantages of Social Media for Small Businesses on a Budget

July 16, 2018

There is no end to the advantages of social media for small businesses. The trick is learning what works and what doesn’t.

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5 Astonishing Ways an Employee Outing Can Boost Motivation

July 2, 2018

Are the motivation and morale slipping in your business? It might be time for an employee outing.

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How to Improve Security by Installing New Locks in Your Office

June 18, 2018

There are lots of ways to keep your office secure, but installing new locks might be the most important and overlooked.

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10 of the Best Small Business Hiring Tips

June 4, 2018

When you run a small business, hiring takes on a special significance. Try these tips next time to make the process easier for everyone. 

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Hiring Seasonal Help Made Simple: 7 Questions You Need to Ask

May 24, 2018

Hiring seasonal help isn’t like hiring a year-round employee. Here’s what you need to know.

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How to Stop Sensitive Data Exposure Mistakes in the Office

May 21, 2018

Despite the problems that sensitive data exposure can cause, a lot of businesses are still at risk. Is your business one of them?

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7 Types of Small Business Insurance You Need to Stay Protected

May 16, 2018

Did you know there's more than one way to protect your dream? Find out what types of small business insurance can help you keep your livelihood secure.

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This Is Why a Clear Desk Policy Is Smart for Every Business

May 7, 2018

Find out if a clear desk policy can work in your business and how it can help employees succeed

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What the Dust?  Silica in the Construction Industry - Part 2

April 30, 2018

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What the Dust?  Silica in the Construction Industry - Part 1

April 30, 2018

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Should You Allow Pets in the Workplace?

April 23, 2018

You may not have a choice when it comes to pets in the workplace, but if you do, what is the best policy to follow?

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Employee Breaks: How to Make Sure You're Compliant With Your State

April 9, 2018

The law requires that you follow rules on employee breaks, but there are better reasons for some down time.

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5 Amazing Benefits of Teamwork Culture in the Workplace

March 26, 2018

The most successful businesses strive for a teamwork culture where everyone has an important role to play and everyone fits into the overall whole.

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10 Startling Document Security Issues That Will Ruin a Business

March 7, 2018

Don’t let document security issues be an afterthought. Find out how to keep your sensitive information safe.

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How to Be Successful in Insurance

February 28, 2018

Learning how to be successful in insurance isn't hard as long as you’re willing to give it your all

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5 of the Best Insurance Career Paths for Young Professionals

February 26, 2018

Are you thinking about a new career? There are several insurance career paths that lead to a rewarding future.

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10 Clever Team Building Techniques You Need to Try With Your Team

February 12, 2018

Most team building techniques elicit little more than a yawn and an eye roll, but that's about to change.

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15 Rewarding Benefits of Working in Insurance That Will Make You Want to Update Your Resume.

February 5, 2018

Some of the most exciting benefits of working in insurance are some of the most frequently overlooked.

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How to Create a Smoking Policy in the Workplace

January 24, 2018

Find out why a smoking policy in the workplace is good business even if you don't have many smokers

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The Best Business Insurance Checklist New Business Owners Need to Be Protected

January 1, 2018

The easiest way to make sure you have the insurance to protect your new business is to use a business insurance checklist.

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7 Everyday Office Fire Hazards and How to Easily Prevent Them

December 27, 2017

Take a look around your office. Fire hazards are hiding in plain sight, and there are more of them than you think.

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How to Prevent Safety Hazards at Work From Causing a Lawsuit

December 20, 2017

Don't feel like safety hazards at work are a big deal? Add an employee lawsuit to OSHA violation penalties, and you could be looking at closing your doors.

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How to Make Sure Your Small Business Cyber Security Is on Lock Down

December 11, 2017

If you run a small business, cyber security protocols could be your key to happy customers.

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