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November 21, 2016
Florida Business Insurance

10 Time-Saving Online Tools for Florida Businesses

Business owners are notorious for working long hours. Time is often the most valuable commodity for an entrepreneur. Most would do almost anything to have more […]
November 11, 2016
Veterans Day Thank You from Lanier Upshaw

Happy Veterans Day!

Happy Veterans Day from all of us at Lanier Upshaw. And a special thanks to the veterans on our team: Army – Bill Dorman Air Force – Jim Franklin […]
November 7, 2016
Florida business risk image

Understanding Different Types Of Florida Business Risk

Every business inherently contains unique risk factors. Manufacturers can face risks relating to production, irregular supply of raw materials, machinery breakdowns, labor issues, etc. Their operations […]
November 2, 2016
Lanier Upshaw - Yes And - Florida Insurance

The UPside of “Yes, and…”

  Irrespective of political persuasion, Ronald Reagan is widely regarded as one of the most positive, optimistic and magnetic men to ever hold the office of […]
October 31, 2016
Florida Business Insurance - OSHA

OSHA Imposes Steep Penalty Increases for the First Time in 25 Years

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced an increase in penalties for violations of their standards. OSHA’s maximum penalties have not been raised since […]
October 24, 2016
Florida Employee Benefits

Lanier Upshaw Named Employer of Distinction 2015-17 by CareerSource Polk

CareerSource Polk has named Lanier Upshaw, Inc. an Employer of Distinction for 2015-17. The organization honors employers who exemplify best practice workplaces and are committed to […]
October 11, 2016

Dealing With Your Property Insurance Claim After a Hurricane

Storms can bring more than bad weather. Once the storm is over it’s time to assess the damage, if any, to your property. Not sure if […]
October 4, 2016
Lanier Cyber Blog

Cyber Security for Mobile Devices – Businesses Beware

Mobile devices have become an essential tool in today’s modern world. The number of employees who use their smartphone for work is rapidly increasing. One recently […]
February 29, 2016

Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands

Recently, I was speaking with a prospective client about some advice his current agent gave him. His agent told him if he had adequate health insurance […]
February 4, 2016

5 Reasons to Reconsider Your 401(k) Plan Provider

Rhiannon’s original info on 5 Reasons to Reconsider Your 401(k) Plan Provider can be found online here. Like what you read? Be sure to subscribe to her newsletter distribution. […]
November 21, 2016
Florida Business Insurance

10 Time-Saving Online Tools for Florida Businesses

Business owners are notorious for working long hours. Time is often the most valuable commodity for an entrepreneur. Most would do almost anything to have more […]
November 11, 2016
Veterans Day Thank You from Lanier Upshaw

Happy Veterans Day!

Happy Veterans Day from all of us at Lanier Upshaw. And a special thanks to the veterans on our team: Army – Bill Dorman Air Force – Jim Franklin […]
November 7, 2016
Florida business risk image

Understanding Different Types Of Florida Business Risk

Every business inherently contains unique risk factors. Manufacturers can face risks relating to production, irregular supply of raw materials, machinery breakdowns, labor issues, etc. Their operations […]
November 2, 2016
Lanier Upshaw - Yes And - Florida Insurance

The UPside of “Yes, and…”

  Irrespective of political persuasion, Ronald Reagan is widely regarded as one of the most positive, optimistic and magnetic men to ever hold the office of […]
October 31, 2016
Florida Business Insurance - OSHA

OSHA Imposes Steep Penalty Increases for the First Time in 25 Years

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced an increase in penalties for violations of their standards. OSHA’s maximum penalties have not been raised since […]
October 24, 2016
Florida Employee Benefits

Lanier Upshaw Named Employer of Distinction 2015-17 by CareerSource Polk

CareerSource Polk has named Lanier Upshaw, Inc. an Employer of Distinction for 2015-17. The organization honors employers who exemplify best practice workplaces and are committed to […]
October 20, 2016
Florida Business Insurance

Lanier Upshaw Selected To Elite Group Of Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Lakeland, FL October 20, 2016 Lanier Upshaw has been selected to an elite group of independent insurance agencies around the United States participating […]
October 17, 2016
Florida EPLI

Employment Practices Liability And Florida Businesses – Understanding EPLI Risk

What is EPLI, and what types of Florida businesses need to obtain this form of liability insurance? Many business owners may have heard of EPLI, but […]
October 11, 2016

Dealing With Your Property Insurance Claim After a Hurricane

Storms can bring more than bad weather. Once the storm is over it’s time to assess the damage, if any, to your property. Not sure if […]
October 4, 2016
Lanier Cyber Blog

Cyber Security for Mobile Devices – Businesses Beware

Mobile devices have become an essential tool in today’s modern world. The number of employees who use their smartphone for work is rapidly increasing. One recently […]