0532-001 GVL Initializing Insurance: Ideas on How to Best Insure your Business

Initializing Insurance: Ideas on How to Best Insure your Business

Friday, June 14th
$ 39.00
Legal & Compliance


Under-insuring assets is a common pitfall for small businesses, leaving them vulnerable to unexpected incidents.

Our course, designed for current and prospective small business owners, simplifies the complex world of insurance policies, including Errors and Omissions, General Liability, Commercial Property, Business Income Replacement, and Umbrella policies. We aim to equip you with the knowledge to choose the right coverage for your business needs and budget, mitigating risks and ensuring sustainable success.

Starts in 3 weeks!


  • evaluate what insurance is required, what is needed, and what is unique in the way of different policies.
  • better comprehend insurance contracts and policies after learning core terminology and types of insurance.
  • design plans that best fit the insurance policies that are required and needed then build them into their budgets.
  • analyze the financial risks that can be avoided by reviewing common scenarios and case studies, and understand the value of insurance to control financial risk to the business.
  • judge potential risks that can be controlled by insurance, and conduct an annual cost-benefit audit to make sure their businesses are well protected as they grow and develop.


Friday, June 14, 2024
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cost: $39.00

This is a Zoom webinar. Upon registration, you will receive your Zoom link via email. 


Margaret Ryder

Margaret Ryder is a Business Consultant at the UGA SBDC in Gainesville. Earning her JD in 1994, she ran her own law practice for 20 years working with small business owners in business creation, real estate, and contracts. She retired from practicing law in 2018 and dedicated herself to teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in business law, managerial ethics, and human resource management at private universities. She has published various business articles. The completion of her Doctor of Business Administration in 2020 and General Civil Mediation Training 2021 allows her to bring a comprehensive approach to clients.

Hosting Center: UGA Small Business Development Center in Gainesville
A Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, funded through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the Gainesville office at [email protected] or call (770) 531-5681