It seems like once a week during May and June we open our mailbox and find invitations. Some are wedding invitations, but most are invitations from parents and students sharing the wonderful news of graduations. Graduations from kindergarten to college and beyond. The excitement of embarking on a brand new path and transitioning into a
Grant Hester, Founder & CEO of Linchpin Today’s insurance agencies – large and small – cannot afford to ignore the cybersecurity elephant in the room. The large volume of personal data that these agencies manage has made them prime targets for hackers, and if a breach occurs and client information becomes compromised, policyholders may be
Leaders play a central role in effective team building. With good team building skills, leaders can unite individuals around a shared goal or objective and generate greater productivity. Without them, a leader is limiting themselves and others to the contribution each person makes individually. Team building is a process that can help a group develop
by Sue Quimby, CPCU, AU, CIC, CPIW, DAEMSO, Inc. Catalytic converters are a prime target of thieves. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), more than 1,200 catalytic converters per month were stolen in the United States during 2020. Thefts increased almost 300% in the period from July 2020 to October 2021. One insurer
By Katharine M. Nohr, JD Movies and television legal shows give the impression that disputes are resolved in dramatic courtroom battles. The reality is that most litigants, insurance companies, and businesses prefer not to put the power of resolving lawsuits in the hands of judges or juries but would rather seek a settlement before trial.
Reprinted with permission from Jon Isaacson The Norms and Expectations of a Strong Culture “Be Excellent to Each Other.” and “And party on dudes.” These quotes are from “The Two Great Ones”, William “Bill” S. Preston Esq. and Ted “Theodore” Logan. You will remember them from their inaugural film, “Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure” (1989)