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Here's where we lift the lid on insurance and explain it all simply.

There's essential help with how best to protect your business or not-for-profit. Plus, useful advice on running your organisation and life as a freelancer.

Who needs professional indemnity insurance?

Blame culture is everywhere. Claims can be made by people who aren't even your clients. Here's who needs professional indemnity insurance - and why.

How positive mental health pays dividends in the workplace

It's all very well showing concern for your staff's physical health. But positive mental health is just as important and boosts productvity. Here's how.

How to protect your staff from cyberchondria

What's cyberchondria? And how does it affect you? Here's everything you need to know about the latest and oddest-sounding problem for businesses to deal with

Do I need professional indemnity insurance?

Do you offer professional advice, consultancy or specialist services? Then the answer to 'do I need professional indemnity insurance?' is 'yes'. Here's why.

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Employee benefits: how can small businesses compete?

Employee benefits like wellbeing plans aren't just for big businesses. Flexible packages are ideal for smaller outfits and are a big hit with staff.

Take the stress out of employee wellbeing

Mental ill health costs businesses more than £1000 per employee per year. Workplace education, openness and stress support helps boost employee wellbeing.

Why insurance is a clever step for dance teachers

A compensation claim for injury, damage or alleged poor teaching can easily leave you dancing to someone else's tune. Dance teacher insurance can help.

Why music teachers’ insurance is a must

Here's some noteworthy reasons why music teachers need insurace and a look at what types of cover can help them stay protected.

What kinds of professional indemnity insurance claims are there?

Who needs PI insurance? Who doesn't, more like. These professional indemnity claims examples serve as a warning of what can go wrong, and how much it costs.

Do private tutors need public liability insurance?

Whether you tutor at home or elsewhere, public liability insurance protects you if there's a claim a student was hurt, or their property damaged.

Why fighting your fear of the dentist is worth it

There's evidence that untreated teeth and gum problems can lead to more serious health concerns - whiich is why conquering a fear of the dentist is crucial.

Why deep vein thrombosis can be a threat to your business

Sitting at a desk all day puts people at greater risk of deep vein thrombosis - a potentially fatal blood clot. Here's some ideas for minimising the danger.