5 Steps to Starting Your Own Business

You’ve decided to start your own business. Congratulations! When you work for yourself, you have the opportunity to do what you most enjoy and are more likely to have a high level of job satisfaction. Make sure that when you set your business up, you are doing so properly so that you are not surprised…

Cyber Risk & Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management involves the coordination of the flow of goods, from the transaction and storage of raw materials, to checking inventory and shipping finished products. Supply chain weaknesses are one of the biggest threats facing businesses – particularly those involved in manufacturing or retail. Cyber risks can undermine effective supply chain management, with research…

Reducing the Costs of Your Workers Comp

For employers, workers compensation insurance coverage is all about controlling costs and effectively managing risks.  No secret there. As critical as reducing the cost of workers compensation coverage is, however, many employers don’t participate as actively in making that happen as they could.  In fact, many companies and organizations are either unaware of the many tools available to manage workers…

Why Car Insurance is More Expensive for Teen Drivers

Did you know that approximately 20% of teen drivers involved in fatal car accidents reported having high levels of alcohol in their systems? Motor vehicle fatalities are still the leading cause of death in teenage populations, accounting for about one-third of overall fatalities – as well as other risky driving behaviors. Recently, talking or texting…