What Employers Need To Know About The Child Dental Crisis
Lunching with an acquaintance at a local Vietnamese favorite, the conversation narrowed into the work we do to "give back". I shared my experience in working with Eastern European orphanages, and more specifically, with the dental decay epidemic that has ravaged the children there.
Commissioner Orders Moratorium on CA Wildfire Non-renewals
Excerpt from AM Best’s Insurance News & Analysis – December 5, 2019
OAKLAND, CA – Deluged with complaints that residents are losing their insurance coverage despite having paid their homeowners’ premiums, and without having filed claims for decades, California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara has ordered a moratorium on non-renewals in wildfire disaster areas.
“I am hearing the story again and again,” Lara said at a press conference. “This needs to stop.”
The Gift of Calendar, Questions & Courage
Top VANTREO "Shareables" for 2020
Welcome December! The month most of us spend focused on a powerful year-end finish and, hopefully, scripting our amazing new year launch!
At VANTREO, December reminds us that we learn, grow, and succeed together. There’s wisdom in the counsel of many.
To that end, here are our top three “shareables” for 2020 … proven “achievement” concepts that we’re excited to share with you…
Insight Into 2020 Insurance Rate Increases
At what point during the year would you like to be advised that the price of your insurance may be going up?...when it's a possibility (6-10 months before renewal), a likelihood (1-6 months prior), or a sure thing (3 to 30 days prior)?
Most of us would like to be advised with enough time throughout the year so we can plan accordingly.
The Essential Safety Meeting Topic!
Addressing "It will never happen to me"
So, I pull into the parking lot of a popular local coffee shop to catch up with a friend over a cup of hot green tea. As I'm closing the car door, I notice a yellow No. 2 pencil on the asphalt. Don't want to slip on that, I'm thinking, so I step over it and onto the curb.
At just about that moment, my brain sends a paralyzing thought throughout my body and I can't move forward.
10 Key Insights into Conversations that Get Business Referrals
People get excited about making a referral when they know the person they are referring has the ability to “connect”. But what does “connect” really mean?
Connection refers to the ability to “relate” to another person. It requires being “human first”.