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Silicon Slopes Tech Summit 2018

By: Kevin Jessop Date: January 26, 2018

The Silicon Slopes Tech Summit 2018 was a standout event full of 14,000 entrepreneurs, business owners, techies, and even millennials. Morning of the first day was full of incredible speakers. Afternoon was tough deciding which breakout session to attend with so many interesting topics and excellent presenters. Clint Betts started everything off by conducting short […]

Weekly Brief – National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017 + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: October 05, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017 – Federal Bureau of Investigation (blog) fbi | October 05, 2017   Federal Bureau of Investigation – National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017. “Cyber risks can seem overwhelming in today’s hyper-connected world, but there are steps you can take to protect yourself […]

Weekly Brief – Time is Running Out on Program that Insures 9 million kids + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: September 28, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Time Is Running Out to Fund a Program That Insures 9 Million Kids fortune | September 28, 2017   This article originally appeared on The Conversation. Since the inauguration of President Trump, health care has been front and center in American politics. Yet, attention has almost exclusively been […]

Weekly Brief – SEC Breach Enables Insider Trading + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: September 21, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world SEC Discloses Breach That May Have Enabled Insider Trading fortune | September 21, 2017   The Securities and Exchange Commission, the top U.S. markets regulator, disclosed on Wednesday evening that hackers had infiltrated its database that stores public company financial filings, potentially allowing intruders to trade on inside […]

Weekly Brief – Security Freeze vs Fraud Alert – + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: September 14, 2017

| Latest news in the Risk Management world Security Freeze vs. Fraud Alert: Deciding the Best Option consumerreports | September 14, 2017 Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site. The recent security breach at Equifax has left some 143 million consumers scrambling to understand the difference between fraud alerts and security […]

Weekly Brief – US Virgin Islands’ Money Not Spent on Hurricane Preparation + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: September 07, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world U.S. Virgin Islands spent money intended to help after hurricanes | Reuters reuters | September 07, 2017 The U.S. Virgin Islands for years redirected money intended to help pay insurance claims after large disasters for other needs, raising the vulnerability of residents as Hurricane Irma ravishes the territory. […]

Weekly Brief – Insurance Drones Help After Hurricane Harvey in Aftermath + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: August 31, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Insurance drones expected to play a major role in Hurricane Harvey’s aftermath businessinsider | August 31, 2017   This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Property insurance firms like State Farm and Allstate are preparing to use […]

Weekly Brief – Health system in Utah wants to slash the number of opioid pills + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: August 24, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world A health system in Utah wants to slash the number of opioid pills it prescribes by 5 million businessinsider | August 24, 2017 A health system in Utah wants to reduce the number of opioid pills it prescribes per year by 5 million. Intermountain Healthcare, which is both […]

Weekly Brief – Solar eclipse creates employee safety risks + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: August 17, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Solar eclipse creates employee safety risks – Business Insurance businessinsurance | August 17, 2017 Business InsuranceSolar eclipse creates employee safety risksBusiness Insurance“An employer should provide ISO 12312-2 compliant viewing glasses if they are encouraging or hosting a viewing party,” Amy K. Harper, Journey to Safety Excellence 9 solar […]

Weekly Brief – Technology may destroy jobs, but it also creates them + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: August 11, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world HENRY BLODGET: Technology may destroy jobs, but it also creates them businessinsider | August 11, 2017 Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget breaks down the debate over artificial intelligence (AI), and whether machines will take over everyone’s jobs. He discusses how history has proven the economy to be highly […]