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Start a career in insurance

Many people think a career in insurance might be boring or just sales related. What most people don’t realize is insurance is a diverse and complex industry, the work...
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What is a Loss Run Report and How Can it Help or Hurt Your Policy Premium?

An insurance Loss Run report provides a detailed account of your insurance policy claim activity for a given period of time. Insurance carriers use this historical data to predict...
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Breaking Down Insurance Lingo: What is a COI?

A Certificate of Insurance (COI) is a document issued by an insurance company, agent, or broker that verifies the existence of an insurance policy. It summarizes certain types of...
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How to Choose the Best Workers’ Compensation Carrier: A Checklist for Success

Accidents are bound to happen no matter how well you implement and maintain safety practices. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are 2.6 million nonfatal workplace...
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What Type of Insurance Do I Need for My Business?

As a business owner, you're constantly evaluating risks and opportunities. One crucial aspect of risk management is having the right insurance coverage in place. With so many types of...
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General Liability Insurance Protects Your Business from Third-Party Claims

From costly medical bills to exorbitant legal fees, general liability insurance helps protect against multiple incidents that could jeopardize your business. General liability insurance, sometimes referred to as business liability...

Work Comp Fraud Prevention Starts During the Hiring Process

Knowing who you hire is an excellent start to preventing fraudulent worker's compensation claims in your workplace. A strained labor market has made good hires even harder to come...

Four Things Employers Should Know About Pay Transparency

Have you heard about pay transparency? It’s the idea that companies should be open with employees and applicants about pay and, more broadly, what factors they include when making...

What Employers Should Know About Trauma in the Workplace

When a distressing event occurs in or affects the workplace, leaders need to be ready and able to support their employees before, during, and after the event. 2008 was a difficult...

Making the Most of Job Interviews

When interviewing job candidates, time is critical. Let’s look at some basic practices that will enable you and your job candidates to make the best use of this time. The...