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Swimply Uninsured!

Did you know that some of your customers may be using a new phone app to rent their swimming pool to neighbors or others? Are they aware that they likely have no homeowners or umbrella coverage for damage to the pool or their now greatly increased liability exposure?

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The Big Mistake

Business owners and officers rejecting, not electing, or not purchasing a workers’ compensation policy is a decision made to save money that could lead to financial ruin if they are relying on coverage under many health insurance policies that exclude workplace related injuries that are covered OR COULD HAVE BEEN COVERED by workers compensation insurance.

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While I’m on my temporary blogging hiatus, here is a link to a podcast I did with Michael Jans of Agency Revolution. Anyone interested in the rise of insurtech might be interested in our conversation.

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Taking a little unplanned vacation from blogging or at least a series of mini vacations for the next couple of months.

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Torture Numbers and They’ll Confess to Anything

I just read an article that referenced a ‘study’ that said that only 11% of ‘people’ find insurance agents and brokers to be trustworthy. I’m reminded of a couple of quotations: “Torture numbers and they’ll confess to anything” and “The Devil can quote scripture to suit his purpose.” That’s why I don’t put a lot of stock into articles and ‘studies’ that appear to be solutions (or conclusions) in search of problems.

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My New Ebook

My ebook 52 of the Greatest Things Anyone Ever Said… and Why has gone live on Amazon and in 24 hours has become Amazon’s #1 New Release in the Quotational Reference book category. This ebook includes 52 of my favorite quotations, each with a brief essay about what the quotation means. While the ebook can be read in its entirety and in any order, it is designed so that each quotation and essay is read weekly over the course of the coming year and it can be accessed right from your phone or tablet.

BONUS! Purchasers of this book get a free PDF download of my book “QuoteNotes: The Ultimate Quotational Reference System and Authoring Tool for Professional Speakers and Writers” endorsed by Zig Ziglar and Brian Tracy. This is an indexed and cross-referenced compilation of my 1,500 favorite quotes and includes a section on how to use quotations in your speaking and writing.

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