Central Insurance Companies

It’s Not What You Do, But How You Do It!

“If we don’t take care of our customers, someone else will.”

It’s likely you’ve heard this quote before. While we aren’t sure who coined the phrase, we do know there’s a lot of truth in that statement!  It’s not only taking care of your customers that’s important, but how you do it.

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Put Out the Welcome Mat for New Employees

You only get one chance to make a great FIRST impression.   Many employers do a good job during the selection process but then they drop the ball.  Here are a few things you can do to welcome a new employee on board.

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Hybrid Tablets: The Best of Both Worlds?

Asus Taichi hybrid tablet (Credit: Asus)

A ‘hybrid’ by definition is the result of crossing two or more items, usually in an attempt to make a more superior item or one that fulfills a specific need. For example, hybrid seed was created in order to increase disease resistance and improve crop yield. Likewise, hybrid vehicles were created to address our alternative fuel dilemma. So what are hybrid tablets and what are they supposed to accomplish?
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Extinguish Your Risk of Home Fires

October 7-13 is Fire Prevention Week.  There’s no better time to turn our attention to home fire safety.  According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), one home structure fire was reported every 85 seconds in 2010.  In 2010, U.S. Fire Departments responded to 369,500 home structure fires.  These fires caused 13,350 civilian injuries and 2,640 civilian deaths.

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Is There An App For That?

So you just bought the iPhone 5 and are enjoying the endless conveniences and fun that come with a smartphone.

If you’re like most people, your mobile device goes where you go.  And a device that goes everywhere you go is sure to be dropped, spilled on, left behind, or maybe even stolen.  Is there an App to protect you and your phone?

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The Costly Consequences of Cybercrime

While sitting in my doctor’s office, I started thinking, “What if?” What if the doctor’s computer network were hacked tonight? Does he have knowledgeable I.T. staff protecting the sensitive personal information in all those patient files, including mine? I could end up having to chase my identity. I would have to monitor my credit report, get new credit cards, change my banking accounts. Wouldn’t that be a hassle? What my weird insurance mind thinks of occasionally!

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Winter Weather Brings Workplace Worries

Fall has arrived! The kids have returned to school. The days are getting shorter and football has returned (Go Bucks!). However, it won’t be long before the snow, ice, and cold temperatures return and bring with them an entire set of hazards often resulting in workplace accidents such as…

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