Corporate Governance: Keeping Our Corporations on the Right Path

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In recent years, we have seen many scandals at a number of corporations involving issues such as bribery, personal misconduct, and several glaringly egregious business practices.[i] The result of these scandals has led to reduced corporate profits as w…

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What’s in a Name? The Importance of Named Insured Underwriting

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When underwriters think about risk, perils such as fire and theft come to mind. One risk that can be overlooked is improperly underwriting multiple named insureds. This article will discuss the importance of underwriting named insureds. A key element o…

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Enterprise Risk Management: An Alternative Approach to Managing Risk

By | Business, Business Insurance, Central, Commercial, commercial insurance, Education, Employees, enterprise risk management, Insurance, managing risks, Risk Management

One of the core concepts of insurance is risk management. The Institutes define risk management as “the process of making and implementing decisions that will minimize the adverse effects of accidental losses on an organization.”[i] Insurance professio…

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