Category: Charity


What is a virtual fleet manager, and why do you need one?
January 20, 2022

What is a virtual fleet manager, and why do you need one?

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What is a virtual fleet manager, and why do you need one? A virtual fleet manager is an invaluable tool for business owners who rely on a large number of vehicles to conduct their operations. By using a virtual fleet manager, business owners can improve their efficiency and optimize their resources. In this blog post,…

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Bad weather – the need for a sound fleet policy
December 30, 2021

Bad weather – the need for a sound fleet policy

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Bad weather reinforces the need for sound fleet policy   Winter weather fleet policy Significant storms, like many we have witnessed in recent years, and bad wintry weather prevent many workers from being able to report for work, creating significant declines in revenue for the duration of the bad weather, or even for a longer…

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How to safely walk on ice
December 28, 2021

How to safely walk on ice

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Winter is coming…! And with it, undoubtedly, will be periods of snow and ice, not only providing jeopardy on our roads, but posing an issue when it comes to walking anywhere.   All it takes is for you to step incorrectly onto an icy patch and you can fall over. While the odd stumble may…

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Multifactor Authentication (MFA)
December 16, 2021

Multifactor Authentication (MFA)

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What is a Multifactor Authentication (MFA)? What is MFA? Multifactor Authentication (MFA) is the use of two or more authentication factors. MFA is successfully enabled when at least two of these categories of identification are required in order to successfully verify a user’s identity prior to granting access.   1. Something you know: A password…

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Multi-Factor Authentication Special Edition 2021
December 16, 2021

Multi-Factor Authentication Special Edition 2021

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Multi-Factor Authentication Special Edition 2021 Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) requires the user to provide two or more methods to verify their identity in order to access a resource. Instead of just asking for a username and password, MFA requires one or more additional verification factors, which decreases the likelihood of a successful cyber-attack.   Solely having…

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Recognising and responding to abuse
October 26, 2021

Recognising and responding to abuse

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Recognising and responding to abuse It can be extremely difficult for children, young people and vulnerable adults to speak out about abuse. Often the fear of negative consequences from speaking to anyone outweighs the safety it could bring. Some may delay telling someone about abuse for a long time, while others never tell anyone, even…

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Are you covering your volunteers correctly?
October 6, 2021

Are you covering your volunteers correctly?

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Are you covering your volunteers correctly? Volunteers are the life and blood of many charitable organisations, but are you looking after them as you should be – and could you be leaving your charity exposed by not doing so? Under the Employer’s Liability (Compulsory Insurance) Act 1969, all employers are required by law to insure…

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Achieving profitable growth through long-term partnerships
September 16, 2021

Achieving profitable growth through long-term partnerships

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Achieving profitable growth through long-term partnerships Over the past three years, Regions MD, Lee Mooney and, Sales & Distribution Director, Alex Hardy, have overseen a relationship model which has provided a strong partnership for brokers and exceptional growth balanced on sustainable profit. This success has been based upon doing things differently, building long-term partnerships and…

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Ascend Executive Newsletter Summer 2021
September 1, 2021

Ascend Executive Newsletter Summer 2021

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Ascend Executive Newsletter Summer 2021   As we reach the end of another unusual summer in the UK, the things we hold dear to us are perhaps even more important and protecting wealth and assets remains a priority both for you and for us. We know that a life less ordinary demands insurance of an entirely different calibre and, when…

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What effect is Covid having on the hard market?
August 26, 2021

What effect is Covid having on the hard market?

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What effect is Covid having on the hard market? It is well established that the insurance market is in a period of hardening. Experts within the industry have been analysing the forces at play and the phrase ‘perfect storm’ has been used to signify what is a uniquely challenging set of pressures affecting the market.  …

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