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    March 8, 2019

    Why you need a healthy work-life balance

    As an employer or employee of a business, it is important to strive for a healthy work-life balance all year long. Because  values your wellness and overall health, here are five reasons you should avoid working too hard if your work-life balance involves more ‘work’ than ‘life’: Working long hours negatively impacts your health. People who work […]

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    December 18, 2018

    Staying safe whilst driving this winter

    As snow begins to fall and the seasons change, so do the driving conditions. Indeed, both you and your vehicle can suffer serious consequences without proper preparations for wintertime travels. Steer clear of slippery mishaps and stay warm on the road with this guidance: Pack the essentials—You face a greater risk of your car breaking […]

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    October 31, 2018

    Get to know our Operations Manager, Paul!

    Thompson Brothers, part of The County Group have over 300 members of staff who all participate towards our fantastic local broker ethos. What is your name, job title and location (branch)? Paul Barrington, Operations Manager, Thompson Brothers Insurance, Stockport. How long have you been working in insurance for? 28 Years. What does your job entail? […]

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    September 27, 2018

    Case Study: British Airways Data Breach

    380,000 TRANSACTIONS AFFECTED BY A SOPHISTICATED CYBER ATTACK British Airways reported that hackers carried out a “sophisticated, malicious criminal attack” on their website and mobile app. The airline said personal and financial details of their customers making or changing bookings had been compromised. The attackers gained access to the payment data of 380,000 customers between 21st […]

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