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The effort each of us puts into what we do today affects our future trajectory. When it comes to education, it’s important to invest in yourself and in your people, and USLI University was created to provide free and meaningful learning experiences for you, our valued customers. To ensure that these experiences continue to be valuable…

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Consider this: You meet with a prospect and know you can assist them with their insurance-buying needs. You go to rate the account online and then decide you’d rather speak to an underwriter. After several searches to find a number to speak to someone, you wind up on an automated phone loop that continuously prompts…

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There can be many reasons why a residential or commercial building is being insured as vacant. Often, a policyholder has made a new investment purchase for a future rental property or signed a lease with the intent of opening a new business, and renovations are needed prior to occupancy. Not only is USLI a competitive…

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When business owners consider their property insurance needs, the most obvious exposures are their buildings, business personal property and business income/loss of rent. These main assets should be protected by the proper insurance coverage so policyholders can be indemnified in the event of a loss. Property insurance prevents insureds from having to close their businesses…

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The past two years have motivated many employees to make a serious life change — they want to be their own boss, and they want to do it from home. Those who previously rented an office space are moving their operations home to save money, and those with a hobby or part-time side hustle see…

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Two words can summarize what the employment practices liability (EPL) market has been like since March 2020: continually evolving. Whether it’s coverage, premium, retentions or industry, everything that was once stable is now anything but. As the post-pandemic world starts to emerge, so does the importance of EPL coverage. The past two years have produced…

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Currently, the U.S. ranks first in the number of startup businesses worldwide at roughly 71,826. In comparison, the second largest country is India at around 13,454. According to Forbes, although these businesses are small, their importance to the U.S. economy is enormous. Before the pandemic, small businesses with less than 500 employees accounted for two-thirds…

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In the 1870s, the first mobile home park was built in North Carolina for vacationers traveling to and from the Outer Banks. Fast forward to 2022: The mobile and manufactured home industry is a top performer in the U.S. housing sector, with an estimated 22 million Americans living in these homes. According to Statista, as…

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Good mental health is fundamental to everyone’s overall well-being, even though it’s not something that most people have primarily focused on in the past. In a time when isolation and anxiety have impacted individuals in ways we never thought possible, the pandemic has highlighted the importance of bringing mental health education and resources to the…

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Regardless of your experience level, learning a new skill is critical for both personal and professional growth. According to Under 30 CEO, doing so aids in increasing your adaptability in ever-changing times, like the pandemic, and your resourcefulness to your department and company. So, how does one learn a new skill? Simple — USLI University….

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