Meet Core Value Winner: Markina Thompson - January 2020

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Thu, Jan 16, 2020 @ 11:01 AM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Markina Thompson has "lived" our core value of "Consider it Done."

Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner

Planning a Holiday Office Party? Here's How to Reduce Liability

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Thu, Dec 5, 2019 @ 11:12 AM

No one wants to be thought of as a “Scrooge,” so even if you, as an employer, have had a bad experience in the past, it is doubtful you would ever decide to ban the holiday office party. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared this time to deal with an out of control employee.

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Topics: Business Insurance, Employee Engagement

13 Home & Personal Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Nov 29, 2019 @ 11:11 AM

The holiday season has arrived! Here are thirteen home and personal safety tips to keep you, your family, and your property and workplace safe:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Personal Insurance

Meet Core Value Award Winner: Jesse Abbott - November 2019

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Nov 22, 2019 @ 11:11 AM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Jesse Abbott has "lived" our core value of "Get the Juices Flowing." 

Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner

Winter Weather Alert: Is Your Business Prepared?

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Wed, Nov 20, 2019 @ 10:11 AM

Many people have a plan in place for when they are snowed in at home, but what if your place of business is hit by a massive winter storm? Are you ready to do battle? Here are some suggestions to help prepare you for combating the elements before and after a snowstorm hits:

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Topics: Business Insurance

How to Keep Your Pipes From Freezing

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Nov 8, 2019 @ 11:11 AM

Why do frozen pipes often lead to major problems for home and business owners? Water has a unique property in that it expands as it freezes. This expansion puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including metal or plastic pipes. No matter the "strength" of a container, expanding water can cause pipes to break.

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Topics: Business Insurance, Personal Insurance

Parking Lot Safety Tips

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Tue, Oct 1, 2019 @ 11:10 AM

Everyone seems to be in a hurry these days, both on and off the roads. Add a normal dose of distractions to the mix and this can lead to problems on the highway as well as in parking lots.

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Topics: Business Insurance

Meet Core Value Winner: Paula Vasse - September 2019

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Sep 20, 2019 @ 11:09 AM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Paula Vasse has "lived" our core value of "Consider it Done."

Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner

Meet Core Value Award Winner: Michell Fust - August 2019

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Mon, Aug 19, 2019 @ 11:08 AM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Michell Fust has "lived" our core value of "Consider it Done."

Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner

Advice on Preventing and Dealing with Car Fires

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Mon, Aug 12, 2019 @ 09:08 AM

While it’s true that many car fires are caused by collisions, they are also often caused by problems with electrical wiring, the fuel system, or lit cigarettes that have been left in the vehicle.

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Topics: Business Insurance, Personal Insurance