Alan Rasof is an experienced insurance professional and the President of Amigo Managing General Agency, LLC, based in Hallandale, Florida.
Beyond Holiday Giving
Countless people are looking for ideas on how to give back this holiday season. We want to help those in need and make sure that they have the same opportunities that we do. Thankfully, there are many different ways to get involved with your community this holiday season. Here are four strategies for giving back this holiday.
Donate to your Local Food Bank
Hunger can affect anyone at any time. In the United States, one in eight people struggles with hunger, about as many as those in Californi...
Knowing When to Delegate
When entrepreneurs set up a business, they usually start small but eventually expand. The expansion calls for additional personnel who can carry out various responsibilities. Besides, entrepreneurs or investors are not experts; they’re only vision bearers of their organization. Critical personnel that entrepreneurs must hire is a leader who chooses to delegate or not specific responsibilities.
However, this decision depends on multiple factors, such as the critical nature of tasks and the rep...
Ways to Fundraise for your Charitable Organization
A charity needs money in order to run, and not all charities can rely on organic donations to keep going. There are times when those working at a charitable organization must figure out fundraising ideas to bring in money for that organization.
Yard Sales Help Organizations Raise Money
When a charitable organization is looking to raise a bit of money quickly, they can ask for donations and then put on a yard sale. Those setting up the sale might put prices on each item or they might ask custo...
Why Your Business Needs a Company Website
A company website is an essential part of any business. It is a way to reach out to potential customers, educate them on the company’s products and services, and keep in contact with current clients. It can be hard to find the time for all of these things when running a business. A company website will help one manage the workload more efficiently by providing one central location to post updates or blog posts about new offerings or services offered by their business.
Revolutionary Tech Changing Customer Service | Alan Rasof
Customer service is arguably one of the most critical attributes regarding a company’s success. Whether it’s for goods or services, happy customers are likely to return, spread the word to others, and make larger purchases with each visit. Surprisingly , there are still to this day multi-billion dollar companies that haven’t placed a strong enough priority on their customers’ experiences either before, during, or after services are rendered. Technology trends that affect customer service are ...
Leading Nonprofits for Cerebral Palsy | Alan Rasof
Cerebral palsy is an inherent movement disorder formed in utero by abnormal brain development, affecting muscle tone and posture throughout life. The condition can in several variations known as spastic, mixed, ataxic, and athetoid. Symptoms may include one or all of the following: involuntary motion, floppy limbs, or exaggerated reflexes. Although there is no cure, treatments include physical therapy, medication, and surgery.
There are hundreds of nonprofit organizations that support raising...
How AI is Improving Life in the Workplace
Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer the stuff of science fiction. It is so commonplace at this point that we are getting used to it being part of our daily lives. This applies to our jobs as well.
Before we even set foot in a new workplace, artificial intelligence is part of the whole employment-searching process. In the past, employers and candidates were limited to what was on a resume, providing a one-dimensional picture. Interviews and questionnaires have always been biased due to h...
Alan Rasof on Tips for Transitioning to a Hybrid Workforce | Hallandale, FL
Many businesses are still facing the changes brought about by COVID-19. One of these changes is the rise of the hybrid workforce. That is to say; companies now have employees both at home at heading to the office.
Certain complications come with this new change, yet there are undeniably many benefits as well. Therefore, it’s crucial for business owners and managers to prepare for this change and adapt accordingly.
Understanding the Pros and Cons
As mentioned earlier, some different pros and c...
How Businesses Can Incorporate Philanthropy on a Budget
Philanthropy is something that can be difficult for relatively new businesses to incorporate into their models. Often, business owners wait until they’ve reached a certain financial threshold before even thinking about donating or raising money for charitable causes. However, there are plenty of simple ways in which all businesses can incorporate philanthropic practices into their day-to-day processes.
One of the most effective ways businesses can incorporate philanthropy into the...
Common Myths About Business Technology
Society is saturated with technology. Everywhere people go, the latest and greatest gadget bombards them. Advertisers tell potential customers that this new product will solve their problems and is truly needed. There is no shortage of vendors and businesses seeking to solve industry problems and help the organization run better, faster, or more efficiently via technology when it comes to companies. It is easy to see the pervasiveness of technology in the world. However, there are many miscon...
Benefits of Service Dogs
Service dogs play a critical – yet oft-overlooked – role in the daily lives of many people. Service dogs can change the quality of life for many of those with disabilities and those with chronic conditions.
It’s essential to know how service dogs can help improve life, if for no other reason than to appreciate and respect these animals and their important work truly. Listed below are some of the benefits of service dogs – though it is by no means a complete list.
Service dogs ...
The Best Tech Tools for Remote Businesses
The face of business is changing. These days, a company can succeed even without the use of centralized office spaces. Through the use of technology, employees can stay up to date with their work while maintaining constant communication.
The ease of transitioning to a remote work environment has been made infinitely more accessible thanks to the tools available to businesses. Here are some of the best tech tools available for remote companies.
Evernote is a management tool that allow...
The Most Common Types of Business Technology
Business Technology is a modern-day catchall term that refers to the many ways companies run their operations and organizational processes using technology. Business transactions were still done by hand in the not too distant past, making work laborious and subject to human error. The concept of instantaneous business transactions was foreign. However, advancements in technology have been a game-changer for businesses of every size. Whether the solutions are customer-centric or back-end, not ...
Tips for Leading a Virtual Office
It would be an understatement to say that 2020 presented more than a few challenges. One of the hardest adjustments for many was the concept of working from home. It has become likely that working remotely will last longer than expected, and people have had to make adjustments to the new normal. In addition to existing businesses, there are thousands of startups founded by eager and enterprising entrepreneurs operating under the reality of an increasingly popular flexible workspace industry.
Easy Ways to Step Up Your Business’s Technology
For most businesses, consumer trends are the catalyst for innovation. For others, it spawns from the need to compete with new entrants into a market space. In today’s rapidly changing tech-based world, businesses are in a perpetual cycle of adaptation in order to stay competitive. Companies risk losing customers, but they also risk losing talented workers to competitors who provide opportunity and salary because they embrace tech. Keeping an open kind is crucial, as is staying up to date on t...