Done properly, a SWOT analysis can be one of the most effective strategic planning tools you have. For small businesses, SWOT analyses can be completed in just a short amount of time without the need for outsourcing. Performing a SWOT analysis can help you make important business and marketing decision
Successful businesses all have one thing in common: defined marketing strategies. Growing your business without having a clear marketing strategy is almost impossible. It’s easy to get distracted by the day to day marketing tasks like building your website, writing a blog or creating the perfect magazine advertisement and forget
Our Employee Spotlight this month comes from our home office in Richmond, VA. Senior Producer, Emily Gault, has been an integral member of ASL’s commercial lines team for six years. Her knowledge of the insurance industry and commitment to customer service is the core of ASL’s culture. It makes her
ASL’s Midwest Office, located in Naperville, Illinois, is one of ASL’s smaller offices. Josh Velazquez is one of a few producers who work out of our Midwest office. Through eight years with ASL and working in two different offices, Josh has remained dedicated to the company. We asked Josh a
With ASL having offices in 6 different regions it takes strong leadership to help achieve and maintain our goals. While most companies make it hard to reach members of this leadership team, at ASL they are in each of our locations working alongside every other employee in the office. Today
We’re headed down south to Florida for this food spotlight! For most of us, Florida is just a vacation destination or a source of extreme envy during the winter months. But for some lucky folks, Florida is actually home — including ASL’s second largest office which is located in Clearwater.
Video by Emily Burke
This week’s food spotlight is a tale of two cities. ASL has offices in Illinois and New York, so it’s fitting that we talk about the ongoing battle between the two state’s largest cities. For some that might be the Cubs vs the Mets. (or White Sox vs Yankees.) However
This week, we continue with our theme of highlighting local restaurants near ASL offices. This edition of the restaurant spotlight focuses on Philadelphia. With an office just 40 minutes north of the city center in Plymouth Meeting, we have to highlight Philly’s notorious cheesesteak. The most famous food war in Philly is
It’s easy to forget all the behind-the-scenes work that goes into keeping a business up and running. Especially in insurance. Once a policy is quoted and bound, who makes sure those policies are issued? The processing department. It definitely isn’t magic and it is an integral function in ASL’s process.