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Workplace Safety

How to be a Good Leader in the Workplace

Written by on 9/18/2018 6:05 AM in , , , , , . It has 0 Comments.

Imagine going to work and truly feeling motivated every day. Imagine your co-workers all working together to achieve a common goal. Work productivity all depends on the work environment. If your co-workers are a constant drag, there will be little to no progress during a day and you won’t feel very proud of your accomplishments. Being a good leader influences an entire office. To be an efficient leader you don’t need to be crazy special or unique, you just need to know how to use your skills in a way that benefits everyone around you. Learn how to communicate effectively. Communication is almost always the key to being a successful leader. Think about the "who," "what" and "how" of the situation, and always consider all angles of a situation before diving in. For example, What is the issue at hand? How can it be solved? Understanding the answers to those questions will make communicating your thoughts and ideas to other much clearer.  Have a positive attitude at work ...


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WHY DO I NEED DIRECTOR’S AND OFFICER’S INSURANCE (D&O)?

Written by on 9/5/2018 7:15 AM in , , , , . It has 0 Comments.

Directors and Officers insurance protects the personal assets of directors and officers, and their spouses, in the event they are personally sued by other parties for (alleged) mis-management of their company or organization. What is the difference between Commercial General Liability (CGL) insurance and Director’s and Officer’s (D&O) Insurance: o   CGL provides coverage for claims arising from third party property damage and/or bodily injury. o   D&O provides coverage for wrongful acts such as neglect or breach of duty. People who give advice and/or make educated recommendations also benefit from Errors and Omissions (E&O) coverage, as they are at risk of being sued for giving improper or misleading advice. Examples  of types of potential losses may include: o Wrongful dismissal o Slander o Fraud ...


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What's the Most Important Insurance for Businesses?

Written by on 1/11/2018 7:36 AM in , , , , , . It has 0 Comments.

Commercial General Liability insurance, commonly referred to as a CGL policy,  is the most important insurance coverage a business owner can have.  This insurance coverage ensures that the business, and business owner, is protected in the event of injury to a person, or property damage caused by the insured, in an area associated with the business. The commercial general liability policy includes various different coverages as follows: Bodily Injury and Property Damage Liability – For example, if a client slips and falls on your property because you did not salt or sand properly, or you are plowing a client’s property and cause damage to part of the property, these things would be covered under this policy coverage. Personal Injury Liability – This coverage includes coverage for false arrest, wrongful eviction of a person from your property, or oral slander or libel.  For example, if you wrongfully detained someone on your premises because you believe they were stealing on ...


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Managing Stress At Work

Written by on 8/25/2017 5:26 AM in , , , . It has 0 Comments.

Stress is a part of every day life, and it’s not always a bad thing to feel stress. However, too much stress can cause major issues both at home and in the workplace. Stress at work does exist and it’s important to know how to deal with it — whether it’s in the form of a demanding client, conflict between coworkers or deadline pressure; finding effective ways to cope with stress at work might be one of the most important skills you can cultivate to boost your career. So how can I manage my stress?  Here are some tips that are important to keep in mind in order to avoid feeling burnt out or anxious at work. 1.      Give yourself more time to get ready in the morning  Wake up a little earlier and allow yourself time to have a good breakfast and leave the house a bit earlier for  your commute to work. This allows you to have a stress free morning without worrying about the clock. 2.      Never let a conflict fester  ...


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