07 Apr

Self-care 101: The What, Why & How

 

We live in a time where it’s not uncommon to feel like you’re being pulled in a million different directions. Whether it’s keeping up with work, investing in your relationship and friendships, or your list of errands and chores that is seemingly never ending, we often forget about the importance of carving out time for ourselves. Throw the stress of a global pandemic into the mix and the need for self-care increases tenfold. 

31 Mar

6 Free At-home Health & Fitness Resources

 

In order to promote social distancing and help “flatten the curve,” local governments from coast-to-coast have asked fitness studios to shutter their doors. Couple this with the fact that the non-essential workforce has had to abruptly adapt to remote work life, now more than ever it’s important that individuals incorporate exercise into their daily routines. While this may seem contradictory to the general request for self-isolation, many gyms and fitness pros have made the pivot to provide a bevvy of at-home resources that support your overall well-being.

26 Mar

How to Support Your Remote Work Team & Maintain Morale

 

While more than one third of Canada’s working population already participates in remote work, many employees and their managers are working outside of the office for the first time. Despite the flexibility and freedom that remote work is favoured for, this kind of separation can be a challenge for some. Fortunately, with some basic awareness, you can overcome these unique obstacles to help your work from home team survive and thrive.

20 Mar

COVID-19 & Business Interruption Insurance: A Brief Q&A

 

Got questions about how the current COVID-19 pandemic relates to your commercial insurance? Thanks to the Insurance Bureau of Canada, we’ve got some of the answers to the most pressing questions Canadian business owners are facing.

19 Mar

5 Free Programs to Keep Your Work From Home Team Functional

 

As our global society adjusts to a new normal in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), businesses are scrambling to adapt in order to keep their operations afloat. With local and national government strongly encouraging individuals to work from home if possible, many business owners are wondering how they can seamlessly do it all without having to take on exorbitant costs in light of dwindling profits. Although pay-for-use programs are a dime a dozen, fortunately there are quite a few free options to help put some worries at ease while keeping your team fully functional.

09 Mar

Top 6 E&O Risks for Insurance Brokers

 

As an insurance broker, most of your duties are centered around developing risk management strategies and solutions for the individual needs of your clients. Given that you’re also responsible for monitoring insurance coverage while providing guidance to protect their financial health, this puts you in a precarious position of risk.

27 Feb

8 Common Risks for Mortgage Companies

 

Mortgage companies are financial institutions that lend funds for purchases of residential and business real estate. The mortgage is paid back over time with interest until the loan is paid off and the purchaser owns the property. It the money is not paid back, the mortgage company can foreclose on the loan and sell the property to recoup their investment.

26 Feb

Cyber Liability for Law Firms

 

Insurance agents and brokers sell insurance products to a variety of consumers, both personal and commercial. Four major categories of insurance exist: property, casualty, health and life. Agents can be captive and represent one company only, or be independent and represent a number of companies. Agents must be licensed in the provinces they represent for the products they sell.

25 Feb

7 Common Risks for Insurance Agents & Brokers

 

Insurance agents and brokers sell insurance products to a variety of consumers, both personal and commercial. Four major categories of insurance exist: property, casualty, health and life. Agents can be captive and represent one company only, or be independent and represent a number of companies. Agents must be licensed in the provinces they represent for the products they sell.

23 Oct

Protecting Financial Institutions Against Security Breaches

 

Financial institutions are top targets for security breaches. Though the media often reminds us of high-profile network leaks, financial institutions of all sizes are at risk. Because the unintentional release of sensitive customer information may not be a matter of if, but when, it is essential that you are prepared to react efficiently and effectively in the event of a breach.

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