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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.

4 Ways An Insurance Agent Can Make Farm Safety Less Painful

By | September 21st, 2016|Categories: Business, Farm, farm safety, Farmowners, Insurance|Tags: , , , |

You've probably heard the statistics that show agriculture is a dangerous business. Although I haven't seen the comparison yet, you might be more likely to survive incident- free as a NASCAR driver than get through your farm through #Harvest16 unscathed. In fact I even considered titling this blog article, "Do You Know Your Farm is a Disaster Waiting to Happen?" [...]

Could Going Without Work Comp Put Your Small Business in a World of Hurt?

By | July 20th, 2016|Categories: Business, Farm, Insurance, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

But I'm not required by law to have work comp unless I have "X" number of employees. How dangerous could it be to work in an office? If I get work comp then I'm afraid employees will want to use it. I could keep listing the excuses. But the general consensus amongst small business owners and [...]

How to Cover Your Tail: Tailgate Market Insurance is Important

By | June 10th, 2016|Categories: Business, Farm, Insurance, Small Business, Tailgate Market|Tags: , |

This week somewhere near you in North Carolina there will be a tailgate market. No matter where you live or where you go because they are everywhere, especially this time of year. VIDEO:  Cover Your Tail: Why Your Tailgate Market Needs Insurance The term farmer's market is sometimes used for tailgate markets. However tailgate markets are more [...]

Five Problems with NC Farmowners Insurance

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Business, Farm, Farmowners, Insurance, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

"Don't let your NC Farmowners Insurance put you SIDEWAYS at the time of a claim." - Tracy Cotton, Morrow Insurance Agency I'm not throwing eggs at any agents or carriers or even the industry here. It would be a terrible waste of perfectly good cage-free, antibiotic free, organic eggs. I'm also not going to point [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

The Most Important Thing I’ve Learned in My 20 Years in Insurance

By | January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business, Social Media, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Photo by Paul via www.freedigitalphotos.net Feel free to send confetti, party horns, and streamers. I'll happily accept your wine and roses. It is a milestone I need to celebrate. This month marks my 20th year in the insurance industry. I'd say that I started when I was 12 to make myself feel younger. But [...]

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 [...]

Why Do I Care About #ShopSmallSaturday ?

By | November 20th, 2014|Categories: Business, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

I'm an insurance agent, not a retailer. Our agency doesn't even handle credit cards much less American Express. So why is Morrow Insurance - McDowell a "Neighborhood Champion"? I've always held to the mantra, "If it is to be it is up to me." I personally love the #ShopSmall marketing campaign because it supports everything I [...]