Do You Really Want Me As Your Insurance Agent?

By |2017-08-11T19:59:38+00:00August 11th, 2017|Categories: Business, Farm, Insurance|Tags: , , , , , , |

  When it comes to insuring your North Carolina farm or business you have to make several choices: your coverage, your service requirements and perhaps most importantly, your agent. I love my clients and work hard to take care of them. But I am not the right insurance agent for every farm or business out there. [...]

Could Going Without Work Comp Put Your Small Business in a World of Hurt?

By |2017-03-07T23:55:27+00:00July 20th, 2016|Categories: Business, Farm, Insurance, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

But I'm not required by law to have work comp unless I have "X" number of employees. How dangerous could it be to work in an office? If I get work comp then I'm afraid employees will want to use it. I could keep listing the excuses. But the general consensus amongst small business owners and [...]

Small Businesses: Make Marketing Magic in 2016

By |2017-03-07T23:55:28+00:00December 9th, 2015|Categories: Business, networking, Small Business, Social Media|Tags: , , |

Marketing a business isn't magic but it certainly has its similarities. Growing up I always loved watching magic shows. I grew up with David Copperfield then graduated to watching Penn & Teller, David Blaine and Criss Angel. Their styles were all very different but the appeal of their magic was pretty simple. Magic makes the impossible [...]

What in the World is a Virtual Assistant?

By |2017-03-07T23:55:28+00:00August 11th, 2015|Categories: Business, Small Business|Tags: , , |

Kim K. Brown, owner of KB Konnections, Virtual Business Solutions     As part of the InsuranceWiseTracy blog I want to make sure small business owners understand what resources are available to them. Today's blog is written by a local friend of mine who explains what a virtual assistant is and what they can [...]

Two Coverages All Small Businesses Should Consider Putting in the “Mix”

By |2017-03-07T23:55:28+00:00July 9th, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

Mr. Bob's Mixer You remember Mr. Bob from a prior blog where we talked about how he makes the most delicious donuts in Western North Carolina and also how he may or may not need to be on LinkedIn? Well, Mr. Bob has been really busy lately making the donuts - he's even been [...]

You Don’t But Someone Else Does: 5 Reasons Small Businesses Should Outsource Social Media

By |2017-03-07T23:55:28+00:00June 3rd, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business, Social Media, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

photo credit: Day Eighty Nine No Ideas via photopin (license)   Earlier this year I wrote a blog about why small businesses shouldn't start on social media. The real message was that they really should be on there, however there were things to consider first like their audience, etc. Since I work exclusively with [...]

The Most Important Thing I’ve Learned in My 20 Years in Insurance

By |2017-03-07T23:55:28+00:00January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Business, Insurance, Small Business, Social Media, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Photo by Paul via www.freedigitalphotos.net Feel free to send confetti, party horns, and streamers. I'll happily accept your wine and roses. It is a milestone I need to celebrate. This month marks my 20th year in the insurance industry. I'd say that I started when I was 12 to make myself feel younger. But [...]

Where Should Start-Ups Start With Insurance?

By |2017-03-07T23:55:28+00:00January 14th, 2015|Categories: Business, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

The best part of starting a business? The start. The wonderful blank page. Deciding on the name of the business and how much to charge, coming up with a logo and where to put your office. Picturing where the business will be in ten years and imagining your product flying off the shelf. Ahem. I hate [...]

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