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Friday, December 22, 2017 In 2018, employers will find a mix of changes and challenges affecting their worker’s compensation (WC) insurance. Not only will these changes affect premiums, but how they do business and remain in compliance. While not an all-inclusive list, the following are key WC trends that employers should be aware of in the coming New Year: READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 22, 2017DO I NEED WORKERS COMPENSATION INSURANCE ? MAY BE I read a fascinating article written by Patrick Wraight for the Insurance Journal called "4 Reasons that Maybe is My Favorite Insurance Word". After working at an agency for the last year, I've learned firsthand how often "maybe" gets thrown around. READ MORE >>
Friday, March 10, 2017 The Golden Benchmark Team recently attended a talk hosted by StartUp Grind Fremont titled “Learn How to Build Your Startup Story” given by Ritika Puri. I hobbled in front of the EFI building at 7:45 after circling a dark parking lot for about half an hour. READ MORE >>
Thursday, January 26, 2017 If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, you may have noticed the sudden flux of wind and rain in the last couple weeks. If you live north of San Francisco, near Napa or Sonoma, there may have been flood warnings around your neighborhood! While the rain may be good for your lawn, your next car ride may be a little more perilous than usual. READ MORE >>
Monday, January 16, 2017 President Elect of the United States Donald Trump made waves this weekend when he announced that “we’re going to have insurance for everybody.” After analyzing the spin from Trump’s surrogates, the talking point from the transition team seems to be “insurance for everybody”. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Happy Holidays from us at Golden Benchmark Insurance Services! From our family to yours, we wish you the brightest of days and the warmest of nights.
The holidays are all about gathering with the people you love, but holiday cheer can go too far if left unchecked—yes,... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, November 8, 2016Attention: Legislation Regarding Your Worker’s Compensation Policy Golden Benchmark Insurance Services received communication recently regarding AB 2883 which affects officers, directors, and working partners. There has been a significant change in California worker’s compensation law that will take effect January 1, 2017. READ MORE >>
Thursday, July 14, 2016VROOM: Small Business Growth and Employee Retention Vroom. It’s the sound your car makes when it goes places—when you make it move. Victor Vroom. He is a business school professor at the Yale School of Management that developed the expectancy theory of motivation. READ MORE >>
Monday, June 13, 2016A start up guide to review average cost of workers compensation insurance We live in an era of innovation. We also live in an era of stability. Big ideas need plans, permits, and people to transform into sell-able solutions. On the underbelly of innovation is a little thing called insurance. READ MORE >>
Friday, May 13, 2016 Data breaches threaten to expose sensitive information about clients, partners, and employees. In a data-driven world, information represents both an asset and a liability. When a company’s data becomes compromised due to a hack or leak, blame is assigned after the fact rather than before. READ MORE >>