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38 Things Every Rideshare Driver Needs to Keep in the Car

Ridesharing apps like Uber and Lyft are a popular and convenient way to get around town. For drivers, they’re a good way to earn some extra cash, too. To be a great driver, you need more than just a car and a good driving record. So, these days… what separates the best from the rest? [...]

By |2018-12-13T05:00:00+00:00December 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 38 Things Every Rideshare Driver Needs to Keep in the Car

How Cold Weather Affects Tire Pressure

From corrosive road salt to slick roads, winter creates many challenges for drivers. Another one to add to the list: Tire pressure dips caused by lower temperatures. Making sure your tires are properly inflated is an important part of getting the best performance out of your vehicle – especially during the winter months. After all, [...]

By |2018-12-11T05:00:00+00:00December 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Cold Weather Affects Tire Pressure

Choosing, Transporting and Caring for a Live Christmas Tree

There’s something about the experience of cutting down your family’s own Christmas tree that starts the holiday season. But did you know there’s a lot to know about live trees? From choosing one, to transporting it home and keeping it fresh through the holiday season, there’s something we can all learn. That’s why we’ve called [...]

By |2018-12-07T05:00:00+00:00December 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Choosing, Transporting and Caring for a Live Christmas Tree

10 Tips to Host a Holiday Party (Without Stressing Out)

Whether you’re planning a fancy multi-course meal or just a small get-together with friends, it takes time and effort to throw a party. Take a deep breath: You’ve got this! No task is too small… and no guest list is too large. Whatever the size of your shindig, here are 10 tips to help with [...]

By |2018-12-03T05:00:00+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 10 Tips to Host a Holiday Party (Without Stressing Out)

What You Need to Know About Snow Tires

Before the first snow falls, you’ll want to freshen up your car emergency kit, check the antifreeze and throw in that bag of kitty litter in case you need a little extra traction. And speaking of traction: How are your tires? If you think your tires aren’t up to the job of winter driving, it’s [...]

By |2018-11-29T05:00:00+00:00November 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Snow Tires

The Do’s and Don’ts of Employee Performance Reviews (Webinar)

But I thought I was doing so well! I’ve been here for 30 years. You’re just telling me this now? Susan comes in late every day, and she’s never been written up. What gives? Let’s face it: If you’re business owner or a manager, employee performance appraisals can be uncomfortable. No one likes a “surprise” [...]

By |2018-11-28T03:04:15+00:00November 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Do’s and Don’ts of Employee Performance Reviews (Webinar)

11 Tips for Setting Up a Home-Based Business Office

Home-based businesses are on the rise. According to research done by IncFile, a small business start-up firm based out of Houston, Texas, it’s estimated that there are 38 million home-based businesses that generate $427 billion a year in the United States. Of those businesses, 20 percent of them bring in $100-500k per year. Big or [...]

By |2018-11-28T03:04:14+00:00November 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 11 Tips for Setting Up a Home-Based Business Office

Three Questions About Business Interruption Coverage

When you think about purchasing a business policy, you think about the protection it provides for a fire, windstorm or burglary. Insurance that covers the cost to repair a damaged storefront is one thing – but what about the other implications of closing your doors? Could your business financially weather the storm without that income [...]

By |2018-11-28T03:04:12+00:00November 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Three Questions About Business Interruption Coverage

What are Chatbots and How Can I Use Them in My Business?

Communicating with your customers is vital to running a successful business, and like much of the world, communication has gone digital. Emails, text messages and even Facebook messages are supplanting face-to-face communications, often because digital is simply more convenient for consumers. In fact, Gartner anticipates by 2020 customers will manage 85 percent of their relationships [...]

By |2018-11-28T03:04:11+00:00November 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What are Chatbots and How Can I Use Them in My Business?

Do I Need Flood Insurance?

You might think you don’t need flood insurance if you live in an area that is considered “high and dry.” Although some areas are more susceptible to flooding than others, flooding can occur anywhere. With heavy rains, spring thaws, or rapid accumulation of rain after a wildfire, flooding can occur in places that are not [...]

By |2018-11-19T15:19:00+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do I Need Flood Insurance?