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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Two Coverages All Small Businesses Should Consider Putting in the “Mix”

By | July 9th, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

Mr. Bob's Mixer You remember Mr. Bob from a prior blog where we talked about how he makes the most delicious donuts in Western North Carolina and also how he may or may not need to be on LinkedIn? Well, Mr. Bob has been really busy lately making the donuts - he's even been [...]

You Don’t But Someone Else Does: 5 Reasons Small Businesses Should Outsource Social Media

By | June 3rd, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business, Social Media, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

photo credit: Day Eighty Nine No Ideas via photopin (license)   Earlier this year I wrote a blog about why small businesses shouldn't start on social media. The real message was that they really should be on there, however there were things to consider first like their audience, etc. Since I work exclusively with [...]

Not Worth The Wait – 3 Ways Your Procastination to Buy Insurance is Bad for Business

By | April 28th, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business|Tags: , , , , , , |

I've put off writing this blog for a couple of weeks now. Procrastination is so easy to fall into: "I'll write the blog tomorrow when I have more time". Tomorrow comes but you never have more time. Have you been putting off buying the insurance you need for your business? Because you are too busy working [...]

Arm + Leg or Just Arm? Your Guide to Controlling Business Insurance Costs

By | February 23rd, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Image courtesy of Sujin Jetkasettakorn at FreeDigitalPhotos.net If you are brand new in business you may or may not have already experienced the sticker shock of purchasing liability, business property, worker's compensation or other business insurance. If you have been in business for a while you are aware that a significant part of your annual budget [...]

Your Insurance Agent is Not Speaking Swahili – A Small Business Owner’s Guide to InsuranceSpeak

By | February 6th, 2015|Categories: Business, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

I used to see it all the time when I was first selling business insurance. I'd be talking to a small business owner, just going on and on and see their eyes glaze over. They'd keep nodding their head as I spoke but the light of recognition had vanished. I might as well have been speaking Swahili.  [...]

Where Should Start-Ups Start With Insurance?

By | January 14th, 2015|Categories: Business, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

The best part of starting a business? The start. The wonderful blank page. Deciding on the name of the business and how much to charge, coming up with a logo and where to put your office. Picturing where the business will be in ten years and imagining your product flying off the shelf. Ahem. I hate [...]

5 Insurance Resolutions for Small Businesses in 2015

By | December 31st, 2014|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

For 2015 I'm going to be posting weekly blogs aimed at helping small business owners achieve success - whatever that might look like. Some weeks will focus on helping owners understand what insurance should do for their business through plain talk on coverages and asking the right questions. Other topics will include my experiences with social [...]