Risky Business Podcast

Prepare Yourself As A Business To Buy Insurance

Get yourself organized. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke talks about the information your team needs to put together prior to purchasing insurance.

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Risks Every Business Should Review

Take a holistic approach to the risks that are unique to your business. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke discusses creating a risk assessment plan and reviewing areas of your business for possible dangers.

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Data Breach Procedure

Data breaches can have far reaching effects. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke discusses what to do in the event of a data breach within your company.

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Cyber Crime, Are You Prepared?

Another year, another data breach. Are you prepared in the event of your data being compromised? In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke talks about the implications of such an event.

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Risk Assessment Factors

Creating an insurance program that suits your company’s needs. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke and Paul Martin go step-by-step through a risk assessment plan.

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Distracted Driving

Distracted driving encompasses more than just using your cellphone or shaving while driving. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke talks about possible scenarios for commercial drivers if there is a claim submitted for distracted driving.

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Legalization of Marijuana

Change is on the horizon for Canadians, does your business have policies and procedures in place? In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke talk about navigating the legalization of marijuana

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Rising Premiums

Tsunamis, hurricanes, tornadoes, oh my! In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke and Paul Martin discuss how global claims are having an impact on local markets.

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Health Spending Accounts

Each family and individual has different needs when it comes to health. Incorporating a HSA into your company benefits is a great way to add flexibility and value. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke and Paul Martin are joined by Ryan Werner from Custom Care.

 

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Leveraging the Experts

You have insurance in place in the event of physical loss, but is your business prepared for a security breach or damage to your reputation? In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke emphasizes the importance of working with a team that reviews all facets of risk in your business and will help you build a strong plan.

 

 

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Teamwork Makes The WHY Work

Understanding your “WHY” can shape the course of your business. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke dives into the benefits of working internally with your team and collectively identifying your WHY; focusing on personal development, reflecting on the past, and reinforcing what you have done well.

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Beyond the Pain: Prioritizing Risk Management

Identifying weaknesses and shortcomings is the first step in moving toward a protective business solution, but risk management is the important next step all businesses need to take. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke explains risk identification, what to look for, the usual causes, the cost, what to do in the event of a breach and putting policies and procedures in place.

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Wawanesa Joins Risky Business

A leader in the insurance and risk management space, Wawanesa joins the podcast as a sponsor. Along with Butler Byers, Wawanesa leads the industry with unique, step-by-step risk assessment program.

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New Privacy Legislation, Cyber Vulnerabilities and Preparation

Every company is at risk for a privacy breach, every company needs to worry about cyber vulnerabilities. In this episode, we delve into cyber vulnerabilities and security, which is privacy for companies of all sizes.

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Cyber Security: Top Legal Risk for Businesses in 2018

Cyber security and cyber compliance now leads the list for top legal risks for business in 2018. Though a data breach sounds like something only large companies need to worry about, it’s far more common and occurs frequently. With fines starting at $10,000 for even small infractions, bolstering your business’s cyber security and protecting against risk is an essential piece of any good business plan. 

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The Correlation Between Employee Engagement and Profitability

Happy, engaged employees who are more fulfilled with their roles, will in turn increase your company profits. In this episode of Risky Business, Paul Martin and Colin Rooke discuss why creating a positive work environment and engaging with your employees, is good for everyone in the long run.  

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Challenges and Perils of Commercial Insurance

Creating a strong and thriving corporate culture within your company can make a big impact, in more ways than you might think. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke and Paul Martin talk about some important points you should consider when planning for the future of your business.  

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The Costliest Year on Record Worldwide

Taking a look at the highs and lows of 2017 and how it impacted personal and business claims alike. In this episode of Risky Business, Colin Rooke and Paul Martin reflect on the past year and discuss how we can plan accordingly for the year ahead.

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How Business Owners Can Save Money on Commercial Insurance and Reduce Risk

What bothers business owners are things that fall to the side of their commercial insurance policy, but are all related to risk. Reputation risk, cyber crime, turnover, cash flow issues are some that come to mind. In this episode, Colin and Paul talk about how to lower the total cost of risk to a customer, and secondly, to make sure that the company you’re insuring is more attractive to the insurance market.

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Employment Practices Liability and Your Risk Profile

In the midst of the #metoo movement, it’s essential for companies to consider Employment Practices Liability. Ensure your policies and procedures are in place so you know how to respond if one of your employees is accused of misconduct, sexual or otherwise.  

Employment Practices Liability

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