Tag: Entrepreneurs

Your Reputation Is Vital

Your Reputation Is Vital!  How can business owners best protect their companies? You may have heard the most common small business claim is theft. This is true, but it's not the most costly one. Reputational harm claims top this list. These claims include libel, slander, and violation of privacy. The average cost for these claims is $50,000. If the claim involves a lawsuit, the price...

Perseverance the Key to Success?

Communication Styles Can Hamper Business Success While a difference in communication styles can lead to simple misunderstandings, it can also threaten your relationship with customers and ultimately endanger your business success. Notes Sherrie Bourg Carter in an article for Psychology Today: "...'communication stress' can be one of the biggest sources of stress in relationships. After all, we're all talking the same language, aren't we?" Not...

Business Insurance News You Can Use: Companies Still Need Brick and Mortar 'Motherships'

'Green' Upgrades May Mean Checking Your Coverage As Kermit the Frog once said, "It's not easy being green." Despite many obvious advantages to the greening of your commercial space, green upgrades may mean your current insurance coverage could be insufficient in the event of a loss. Over the last few years, green building improvements have continued to help building owners cut costs. A number of...