Category: Business 101

Thoughts On Using a Public Adjuster for Your Next Commercial Claim

Thoughts On Using a Public Adjuster for Your Next Commercial Claim

February 22, 2016 |

Insurance companies use representatives who are trained to minimize the company’s exposure. Frequently, the insurance company will make offers that are less than what they are obligated to pay you for your loss. We ensure that the insurance company is aware that we are in your corner and will not allow them to settle the […]

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The crisis in nonprofit leadership

The crisis in nonprofit leadership

November 24, 2015 |

Alliance leader and Board member Alan D. Solomont, Dean of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Civil service at Tufts, co-wrote the below article in the Boston Globe on November 20, 2015. Check out the original story here. Nonprofits are the underappreciated engines of social modification in our neighborhoods, making essential contributions to […]

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Alliance Leader affirms in assistance of Paid Household & & Medical Leave Act

Alliance Leader affirms in assistance of Paid Household & & Medical Leave Act

November 19, 2015 |

Alliance Board Member Beth Monaghan, Co-Founder & & Principal of InkHouse, testified this afternoon in assistance of the Paid Family and Medical Leave Act (expense S. 1008) sponsored by State Senator Karen Spilka. Ms. Monaghan spoke from the viewpoint of a company owner (along with a mom) stating, “Paid household leave is the ideal thing […]

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Alliance Leaders Support Carbon Pricing Expense

Alliance Leaders Support Carbon Pricing Expense

November 18, 2015 |

Alliance Leaders J.J. Bartlett, President of Fishing Partnership Support Services; Roger Freeman, Founder and President of Solventerra; and Tedd Saunders, CEO of EcoLogical Solutions Inc. and CSO of The Saunders Hotel Group affirmed this afternoon at the State Home hearing of S. 1747, “An Act Fighting Environment Change,” sponsored by Senator Mike Barrett. Their complete […]

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Who decides what is Excellent?

Who decides what is Excellent?

November 17, 2015 |

Alliance Leader Nathan Rothstein, Founder & & CEO of Job Repat, offered the following statements at the Roosevelt Institute Boston occasion “Re-writing the Rules” occasion on November 10, 2015: A few days ago, I was explaining to a group of individuals what is special about our business. I told them- “At Project Repat- consumers send […]

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Who chooses what is Good?

Who chooses what is Good?

November 13, 2015 |

Alliance Leader Nathan Rothstein, Founder & & CEO of Project Repat, supplied the following remarks at the Roosevelt Institute Boston occasion “Re-writing the Rules” occasion on November 10, 2015: A couple of days earlier, I was explaining to a group of people exactly what is unique about our business. I told them- “At Job Repat- […]

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Making a case for carbon pricing bills

Making a case for carbon pricing bills

October 31, 2015 |

An op-ed written by Alliance Chairman Phil Edmundson, Location Chairman for Arthur J. Gallagher & & Co. and Managing Partner for Edmus Ventures LLC, was published today in the Boston Company Journal. See the full text listed below. My profession has actually remained in the insurance business, so it will not shock you that I […]

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Alliance Leaders Assistance Carbon Prices Expense

Alliance Leaders Assistance Carbon Prices Expense

October 28, 2015 |

Alliance Leaders J.J. Bartlett, President of Fishing Partnership Support Solutions; Roger Freeman, Creator and President of Solventerra; and Tedd Saunders, CEO of EcoLogical Solutions Inc. and CSO of The Saunders Hotel Group testified this afternoon at the State Home hearing of S. 1747, “An Act Fighting Climate Modification,” sponsored by Senator Mike Barrett. Their complete […]

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Alliance Leader testifies in support of Paid Household & & Medical Leave Act

Alliance Leader testifies in support of Paid Household & & Medical Leave Act

October 27, 2015 |

Alliance Board Member Beth Monaghan, Co-Founder & & Principal of InkHouse, testified this afternoon in assistance of the Paid Household and Medical Leave Act (bill S. 1008) sponsored by State Senator Karen Spilka. Ms. Monaghan spoke from the point of view of an entrepreneur (as well as a mother) stating, “Paid household leave is the […]

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Resolution Pushes for More Females on Boards: S1007 Vote Passes Aiming to Change How We Do Business in Massachusetts

Resolution Pushes for More Females on Boards: S1007 Vote Passes Aiming to Change How We Do Business in Massachusetts

October 23, 2015 |

Members of your house unanimously voted the other day to pass Massachusetts State Resolution S1007, prompting companies to put a minimum of three females on their boards of 9 or greater by the year 2018. For smaller companies, the resolution suggests that boards consist of a minimum of 2 females. The passing of the non-binding […]

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More talk than action on giving ladies a say on business boards

More talk than action on giving ladies a say on business boards

August 29, 2015 |

Alliance leader and board member Trish Karter, Creator of LightEffect Farms, was featured in the Boston Globe July 20th, 2015 for her deal with gender parity for business boards in Massachusetts. Read more below, or see the original short article by Jon Chesto here. July is not the very best of time of the year […]

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Top Massachusetts authorities back gender pay equity bill

Top Massachusetts authorities back gender pay equity bill

August 29, 2015 |

Kip Hollister, CEO, Hollister Staffing Alliance leader and board member Kip Hollister, Creator & & CEO of Hollister Staffing, was showcased in a post on MassLive.com July 21st for her support of the pay equity costs S. 983 and H. 1733. Learn more below, or see the initial post by Shira Schoenberg right here. Numerous […]

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Alliance Leaders Support Pay Equity Costs

Alliance Leaders Support Pay Equity Costs

August 28, 2015 |

Alliance board members Kip Hollister, Creator & & CEO of Hollister Staffing and Trish Karter, Founder of LightEffect Farms, represented The Alliance at the July 21st State House hearing about 2 bills we’ve been active on: Equal Pay and Ladies on Boards. Kip and Trish, together with Alliance Executive Director Jesse Mermell, testified their support […]

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Starting Up an Urgent Care Center

Starting Up an Urgent Care Center

May 21, 2015 |

It is a well-known fact that health is a booming business. What many people don’t know yet is that these days the most promising of medical business formats comes in the form of immediate care centers. These health facilities first appeared back in the 90s and were meant to cater for the specific needs of […]

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Government Small Business Loans

Government Small Business Loans

January 15, 2015 |

SBA Loan Programs | The U.S. Small Business … – Loan Programs. From starting up or expanding your business to recovering from disasters, SBA loan programs are available to help your business succeed…. VetBiz.gov Home – Federal government web portal for veteran owned businesses. Supports the implementation of the Veterans Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development […]

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How To Run A Business

How To Run A Business

January 14, 2015 |

Franchises – Entrepreneur – Start, run and grow your business. – These 10 stars of Entrepreneur’s 2015 Franchise 500 list are leading the pack when it comes to growth and success…. The Once and Future Way to Run – NYTimes.com – 2/11/2011 · The Lost Secret of Running: Christopher McDougall demonstrates a lost running technique from […]

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