Nonprofit Resource: OSHA’s Guidelines for Preventing Violence for Healthcare and Social Workers

I highly recommend that you click on this link and read the Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social Service Workers by OSHA. I pray that OSHA is cool with quoting a large chunk of their report, but I wanted to list some of the bullet points they include regarding the special risk factors […]

A Radical Reset for You or Your Organization?

  A Radical Reset for You or Your Organization?  Have you ever stepped back from your work and decided to slay all sacred cows? If you were tasked to kill all programs and processes and start from scratch, which programs would you resurrect? Which activities truly serve your mission and vision? For that matter, which […]

A Single Tip on Overcoming Organizational Obstacles

Strangely, this topic is on my mind as a result of listening to a health, wellness, and fitness podcast on overcoming obstacles (The Model Health Show with Shawn Stevenson). Shawn offers up 5 tips to overcoming any obstacle, regardless of the area of life or business. When I’m struggling with focus or with obstacles, it is usually […]

Three Types of Insurance: The Shoulds, the Have-tos, and the Don’t-Want-tos

There are a lot of shoulds, have-tos, and don’t-want-tos in commercial insurance. There are the coverages that you should have because you have the exposure to potential loss – and you will admit it’s a good idea. There are the coverages that you have to have because you have a contract with someone who won’t pay you […]

Risk Management Resource: Nonprofit Risk Management Center

Risk management goes so much further than insurance coverages. Risk management isn’t only about managing exposures to potentially damaging risks. It’s also about managing the good risks that all organizations should be taking. Risk isn’t a bad thing all the time.  I would even say it’s mostly a good thing. As an insurance guy, I’d […]

Risk Management Resource: Pro Bono Legal Partnerships

Find a Pro Bono Legal Resource Near You Most of my work is done in Georgia (although my insurance agency is licensed in most states). One of the key elements to protecting your vision is making wise decisions and informed management choices. The Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta has a wonderful resource page to help […]