The Who, What, and Why of Directors and Officers Insurance

Author: Scott Ferguson Directors and officers (D&O) liability insurance protects the personal assets of corporate directors and officers, and their spouses, in the event they are personally sued by employees, vendors, competitors, investors, customers, or other parties, for actual or alleged wrongful acts in managing a company. The insurance, which usually protects the company as well, covers legal fees, settlements, and… Read More

Safeguarding Business Data – INFOGRAPHIC

As technology streamlines business efficiency and data storage moves online you need to safeguard against the many threats that come with it. This infographic shows 7 basic business practices you should incorporate to maximize safety and minimize data storage risks. Use by permission of SMALLBIZ AHEAD Powered by The Hartford

60 Business Buzzwords to Delete From Your Vocabulary

By Jack Fehr Clear communication is a hallmark of well-managed businesses, and jargon is the enemy of clarity. There are enough variations of head-scratching buzzwords to confuse even experienced business owners, so it shouldn’t be surprising that these words might baffle employees and customers. Most of us are guilty of using at least some of these buzzwords, but this comes at a cost…. Read More

7 Ways to Motivate Millennial Employees – INFOGRAPHIC

Millennials are tomorrows leaders. The technology Millennials grew up with has caused them to look at and approach the world differently. Therefore, your approach to training, motivating, and mentoring them must change as well. This infographic has some great tips millennials to motivate and maximize millennial potential for your business.   Use by permission of SMALLBIZ AHEAD Powered by The… Read More

5 People In Your Company Who Should Never Work From Home

Thinking of implementing a work-from-home policy?  Good for you.  It’s a popular choice in the corporate world today and a growing trend.  The trick is only allowing the right people to work out of the office.  And that’s important, because some jobs are not suited for working from home.  Which jobs should never work from home? 1. Managers.  Anyone supervising others shouldn’t really… Read More