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January 23, 2017
Florida Luxury Home Insurance

Why Are Florida Homeowners Purchasing Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

Many homeowners may not realize the importance of workers’ compensation for domestic workers like groundskeepers, housekeepers or a live-in nanny that work in and around their […]
January 16, 2017
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Florida’s Minimum Wage Increased with the New Year

For more than 100 years Americans have grappled with how to fairly compensate our nation’s lowest paid workers. Discussions about minimum wage policies continue in states […]
January 9, 2017
Florida cyber liability insurance

Cyber Risk Coverage Fastest Growing Type of Insurance in America

Cyber insurance is the fastest growing type of insurance in America. Also called cyber liability insurance, this type of insurance is not new – it’s been […]
January 2, 2017
Intrapreneurship a Win-Win for Corporate Innovation and Collaboration - Florida Business Insurance

“Intrapreneurship” and Corporate Innovation

At first glance, it would seem that the cultural chasm between corporate leaders and entrepreneurs is nearly impossible to bridge. Entrepreneurs tend to prioritize the development […]
December 23, 2016
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Have a Happy, Stress-free Holiday

The winter holiday season is the most wonderful, magical time of the year – and often the most stressful! There are decorations to put up, gifts […]
December 19, 2016
Florida Business Innovation - Florida Business Insurance

7 Ways to Foster a Culture of Business Innovation

A hallmark trait of successful companies is their ability to nurture innovation and motivate creativity. Creating a culture that not only welcomes but recognizes true innovation […]
December 12, 2016
Florida Business Insurance

How A Truck Driver Changed the Shipping Industry & The World – Business Innovation

In the 1930’s a young trucker named Malcolm McLean had to wait hours for his truck to be unloaded, then reloaded by hand to a cargo […]
December 5, 2016
Florida Social Security

Higher Incomes Hit Hardest in 2017 Social Security Payroll Tax Increase

The Social Security Administration has announced that the maximum amount of earnings that will be subject to the Social Security payroll tax will increase in 2017. […]
November 28, 2016
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12 Great Gift Ideas for Florida Business Owners

It’s that time of year again when we wrack our brains to try to come up with the perfect gift for a loved one, friends or […]
November 22, 2016
Happy Thanksgiving From Lanier Upshaw

Happy Thanksgiving From Lanier Upshaw

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Lanier Upshaw. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we’d like to remind you of the benefits of gratitude in our […]
January 9, 2017
Florida cyber liability insurance

Cyber Risk Coverage Fastest Growing Type of Insurance in America

Cyber insurance is the fastest growing type of insurance in America. Also called cyber liability insurance, this type of insurance is not new – it’s been […]
January 2, 2017
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Bill Cammann Recognized for Service on Suncoast Utility Contractors Association Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Lakeland, FL December 30 12, 2016 Bill Cammann, Lanier Upshaw Principal and Risk Consultant, was recognized for his service on the Board of […]
January 2, 2017
Intrapreneurship a Win-Win for Corporate Innovation and Collaboration - Florida Business Insurance

“Intrapreneurship” and Corporate Innovation

At first glance, it would seem that the cultural chasm between corporate leaders and entrepreneurs is nearly impossible to bridge. Entrepreneurs tend to prioritize the development […]
December 23, 2016
Lanier Upshaw Christmas Graphic

Have a Happy, Stress-free Holiday

The winter holiday season is the most wonderful, magical time of the year – and often the most stressful! There are decorations to put up, gifts […]
December 19, 2016
Florida Business Innovation - Florida Business Insurance

7 Ways to Foster a Culture of Business Innovation

A hallmark trait of successful companies is their ability to nurture innovation and motivate creativity. Creating a culture that not only welcomes but recognizes true innovation […]
December 12, 2016
Westfield Insurance Announces Lanier Upshaw in List of Top Performing Independent Agencies

Westfield Insurance Announces Lanier Upshaw In Top Performing Independent Agencies List

Trilogy Program Represents Westfield’s Top Performing Agents
December 12, 2016
Florida Business Insurance

How A Truck Driver Changed the Shipping Industry & The World – Business Innovation

In the 1930’s a young trucker named Malcolm McLean had to wait hours for his truck to be unloaded, then reloaded by hand to a cargo […]
December 5, 2016
Florida Social Security

Higher Incomes Hit Hardest in 2017 Social Security Payroll Tax Increase

The Social Security Administration has announced that the maximum amount of earnings that will be subject to the Social Security payroll tax will increase in 2017. […]
November 28, 2016
Lanier Upshaw Florida Business Insurance Image

12 Great Gift Ideas for Florida Business Owners

It’s that time of year again when we wrack our brains to try to come up with the perfect gift for a loved one, friends or […]
November 22, 2016
Happy Thanksgiving From Lanier Upshaw

Happy Thanksgiving From Lanier Upshaw

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Lanier Upshaw. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we’d like to remind you of the benefits of gratitude in our […]