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By Ashley Thomas | Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Mosquito and Tick Management Tips for Landscapers
Nurseries and Landscaping
As a landscaper, it’s your job to help clients enjoy their yards and outdoor spaces. When warm weather sweeps across Michigan, common pests, such as mosquitos and ticks, start to make their presence known.
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By Ashley Thomas | Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Protecting Your Landscaping Business: Important Insurance Coverages You Need
Nurseries and Landscaping
The summer months are the busiest time of year for landscaping professionals. One important task you should never overlook: Ensuring you have the proper insurance coverages to keep your business, clients and employees safe.
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By Ashley Thomas | Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Earth Day Appreciation: Sustainability Tips for Landscaping Professionals
Nurseries and Landscaping
More than fifty years after the very first Earth Day pushed the modern environmental movement onto the national agenda, environmental sustainability remains a major issue.
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By Ashley Thomas | Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Six Landscaping Trends to Know for 2023
Nurseries and Landscaping
Home gardens flourished during the pandemic, drawing many comparisons to the “Victory Gardens” of World War I and II. This trend is poised to continue in 2023.
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By Ashley Thomas | Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Learn From These Common Landscaping Business Blunders
Nurseries and Landscaping
What do poor project management and bad business decisions have in common? These mistakes often lead to less-than-ideal outcomes for new and veteran landscaping businesses.
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By Lacey Blank | Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Why Bookkeepers Need Professional Liability Insurance
Professional Services--Accounting
Keeping client books is stressful enough without having to worry about getting sued if you make a mistake. That’s why having professional liability insurance is an essential coverage for today’s bookkeepers.
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By Lacey Blank | Thursday, December 1, 2022
Why Veterinarians Need Professional Liability Insurance
Veterinarians
With large judgments possible, pet parents are seeking legal remedies more frequently. In response, veterinarians are buying professional liability insurance to shield their assets against angry patients.
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By Lacey Blank | Thursday, December 1, 2022
Four Ways to Protect Your Dental Practice Against Patient Lawsuits
Dentistry
Most dentists view patient lawsuits as something that will never happen to them. But we have news for you: It can happen to you. And if you lose your case, you may be looking at a punishing financial settlement. How can you avoid patient litigation?
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By Lacey Blank | Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Dental Practice Trends after COVID-19
Dentistry
When a 100-year pandemic emerged in March 2020, most healthcare professionals knew it would be severe. Now, several years later, its long-term effects are becoming more evident.
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By Lacey Blank | Monday, November 21, 2022
What Real Estate Professionals Should Know about RESPA
Real Estate
RESPA— the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act— assures transparency during real estate settlements. As a federal law, it prevents predatory settlements, mandating that mortgage lenders, brokers and other loan servicers offer full transparency to borrowers, avoid kickbacks and excessive referral fees and set escrow account guidelines.
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By Ben Lemann | Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Eight Guideposts for Navigating the New Normal in Accounting
Professional Services--Accounting
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how accounting firms deliver their services, changes that may become permanent in 2021. Are you ready to navigate the “new normal” in accounting? If not, check out our helpful guideposts.
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