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How to stay productive when it’s sunny

Submitted by Dean on 12 August, 2022 - 14:53 with 0 comment

As well as pre-booked summer holidays, unplanned absences tend to spike during warm weather. These days off, which are most likely to be on Mondays, Fridays and the day before holidays, are noted to reduce productivity by a whopping 36.6%.

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Office health check

Submitted by Dean on 11 August, 2022 - 05:11 with 0 comment

What do we need to be productive in our work lives? We need the right tools which in a typical office setting would inevitable include a computer and phone, and the right personal qualities – skills, knowledge, motivation.

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Top things you need to know when buying a used motorcycle

Submitted by Dean on 10 August, 2022 - 10:54 with 0 comment

Whether you’ve just passed your CBT and are looking to get out on the road, you’re a seasoned rider with bags of riding experience under your belt, or somewhere in between, buying a second-hand motorbike can feel like a bit of a gamble.

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Has your business made enough disabled access adjustments?

Submitted by Dean on 9 August, 2022 - 15:10 with 0 comment

Employers and businesses including shops, local authorities and schools must take steps to remove barriers faced by people with disabilities, ensuring everyone can receive the same services and work without disadvantages.

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Cancelling an event without damaging your reputation

Submitted by Dean on 8 August, 2022 - 13:49 with 0 comment

Whether it’s due to a natural disaster, delayed travel, venue cancellation or your entertainment pulling out at the last minute, you’ll likely face backlash if your event cannot go ahead. 

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Got yourself a new mortgage? What protection do you need?

Submitted by Dean on 8 August, 2022 - 12:46 with 0 comment

There are many products that you can consider when taking a new mortgage, and not all will be appropriate or necessary, so it is important to tailor the best cover to your personal circumstances. Here is a summary of what options you should consider and why some are not relevant:

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Tradesmen – Defend yourselves against scammers

Submitted by Dean on 5 August, 2022 - 11:37 with 0 comment

Cyber-crime is one of the biggest problems facing businesses in the present day, with hackers attempting both rudimentary and more sophisticated methods to infiltrate your systems and data.

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Two new starters join to bolster the SME Division in Watkin Davies

Submitted by Dean on 4 August, 2022 - 10:10 with 0 comment

Watkin Davies are delighted to introduce Natasha Jones and Sian Padfield who join our growing SME Division. 

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The boycott sugar movement: Is your workplace ready?

Submitted by Dean on 2 August, 2022 - 14:36 with 0 comment

Doctors have called for a workplace ban on the sales of sugary drinks after a study at the University of California found that the halt of sales of ‘fizzy pop’ at the canteen reduced staff’s sugar intake by nearly half.

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A brief history of insurance

Submitted by Dean on 1 August, 2022 - 13:37 with 0 comment

For most of us, insurance is a necessary facet of everyday life – as well as forming a large portion of the economic world we live in.

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants Ltd are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

Head Office

15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
029 2062 6226
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Mon-Fri: 9am to 5.00pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

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