Taking Construction Safety to New Heights

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NJ Crane Expert’s Mobile Crane Simulators Ready Construction Crews for Work Flemington, NJ——In response to worsening labor shortages,  NJ Crane Expert announced today simulation training for mobile crane operators—and those who aspire to have a career as a certified crane operator.  NJ Crane Expert, a leader in mobile crane training and certification, now adds two […]

Haws’ Touchless Water Cooler and Bottle Filler Awarded 2021 Environmental Product of the Year

2021 Environmental Protection Product of the Year

Haws’ Touchless Water Cooler and Bottle Filler Awarded 2021 Environmental Protection New Product of the Year Haws Corporation is pleased to announce the 1211 Wall Mount ADA Filtered Touchless Water Cooler and Bottle Filler (Cooler) was named 2021 Environmental Protection New Product of the Year by Environmental Protection, in the competitive water category. “The innovation and […]

Insurtech Cover Whale Announces Record $15.5M Seed Funding

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Largest North American Insurtech seed round to-date New York, NY—October 5, 2021—Cover Whale Insurance Solutions, Inc. (“Cover Whale”), an Insurtech MGA focused on disrupting the commercial auto space, announced the completion of a $15.5 million fundraising led by investors Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:AMBC) (“Ambac”) and TigerRisk Partners’ Applied Financial Technologies subsidiary. “This funding round […]

Cover Whale Partners with Everspan on Commercial Trucking Program

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September 20, 2021—Cover Whale Insurance Solutions, Inc., an Insurtech focused on the commercial auto space, announces its partnership with Everspan Indemnity Insurance Company (“Everspan”), an excess and surplus lines insurer which is part of Everspan Group, a participatory fronting insurance group Rated A- (Excellent) by AM Best, to offer a Commercial Trucking Program. Cover Whale offers […]

Haws ePOD Emergency Shower Wins Twice

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Congratulations to Haws Co., for their well-deserved awards for the new 8710 ePOD Indoor/Outdoor Tempered Shower and Eye/Face Wash System. While it’s a mouthful, the ePOD is vital emergency equipment recognized by both the Occupational Health & Safety Magazine New Product of the Year Award, and the ISHN Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards! The  Haws 8710 ePOD™ Indoor/Outdoor Tempered Shower And […]

How to Improve Customer Service Ratings and Increase Sales

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Running a successful retail business in 2021 is understandably hard, when just getting people to cross your threshold can be challenging. In addition to competition from other brick and mortar stores, online companies, and convenience delivery services, now employers are struggling with finding enough staff to adequately fill their schedules. On top of these challenges, […]

Build Consumer Engagement with Relationships, Not Pitches

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Consumer Engagement Starts with the Customer Marketers see missed opportunities everywhere. Today’s example is from the California Academy of Sciences, a wondrous destination for families and science-lovers alike. It’s an institution with a long history of creating fantastic exhibits. What is not fantastic is how short-sighted the Academy is in building relationships with its visitors (aka […]

Small & Medium Businesses: Have an Impact via Microsoft User Research

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Microsoft User Research Why are so many of the software applications small businesses use created by and for BIG businesses? Are you tired of the “small office workaround” that you and your IT team have to create to get your software to work for you? And…what if you don’t even have an IT team? Why […]

Cover Whale Appoints Kevin Abramson as President

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Cover Whale Insurance Solutions, Inc., an InsurTech focused on disrupting the commercial auto space, today announced the appointment of Kevin Abramson as President. Abramson brings two decades of insurance industry experience, having led the casualty segment at TigerRisk Partners and leadership positions at Willis Re North America. “Kevin Abramson’s appointment further solidifies Cover Whale’s position as a new […]

What Have You Learned in a Year?

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Self-improvement equals business improvement By April 2020, many Americans were facing radical changes in their way of life. Whether working from home, on furlough, or providing services in extremely modified capacities–we changed how we do business and how we spend our free time. We baked bread, started novels, dusted off the mechanic’s tools. Some learned […]