The Independent Consultant’s Guide to Business Insurance

  Business insurance is often one of the least exciting things to talk about. The problem for some independent consultants who are just about to start business is that when a potential consulting client demands that they carry $10 million … Read More

Insurance Mythbusters: Public and Products Liability (It’s not what’s written on the can!)

    You’re probably well aware that Public Liability protects you from physical and property damage.   So doesn’t Product Liability protect you from implementing a defective product into your customer?  Not exactly, and I have many customers who get … Read More

The Engagement Breakdown Prevention Kit

  When client and consultant are in perfect harmony, the result is almost always an overwhelming success. Engagement profitability is usually higher, and costs are generally lower. Work is delivered quickly, with little to no trouble at all.  Another reference … Read More

Picture This…. A Management Consultant Advises Star Wars’ Galactic Empire

  Management consultants are used to being driven to the edge of their seats by an extremely difficult client. “Can you just extend scope…although we don’t want to change commercials.” And, yes, not to forget that your attachment to them … Read More

Start of Year Opportunity to Risk Health Check Your Business

So you’ve drawn up a list of New Year’s resolution and this includes a new weight loss regimen and a new work routine. “Out with the old, in with the new” – we keep to this age-old mantra year after … Read More

Top 3 Innovation Articles for 2015

  Innovation and digital disruption are not just another big-bang theory. It is, in fact, already happening now. And for many growing companies, innovation and digital disruption are both a customer challenge and an opportunity to set your organisation up … Read More

Insurance for IT Contractors: What You Need To Know

  Working in an IT consulting business involves a lot of experience and skill. Your clients rely heavily on your expertise and ability to “get stuff done”. Whether you are in software development or network admin, you are at the … Read More

4 Moments Game of Thrones Characters Wished They Had Insurance

(WARNING – THIS POST MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS!) Every one who had stuck to the end of every Game of Thrones episode is no stranger to the sight of court trials, kings debating on who gets what, servants failing to carry … Read More

Top 5 Professional Indemnity Claims to Watch Out For

For many businesses, professional indemnity insurance claims has always been a complex area. While most people seem to agree that having professional indemnity (PI) insurance is a requirement in doing business, many are still in the dark when it comes … Read More

Are Australian Insurers lagging behind the Innovation Race?

  As we know, the future looks bright for businesses that constantly innovate.  But for the insurance sector, innovation is becoming an imperative. Customers, employees and investors are demanding something new, something revolutionary.  Sadly though, Australian insurance companies are often … Read More