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Risk Manager vs sommelier

April 20, 2017

 

Intelligence operative. Sommelier. Paranormal investigator. Movie critic. Theme park designer. Treasure hunter. Risk management professional. 

Yes, that last thing IS like the others. You don’t have to take our word for it. This is from a recent University of Southern California news item:

So you want a job that’s fast-paced and interesting, with duties and challenges that change with the day. You want a job with great mentors and plenty of potential for career growth. Of course you want decent pay. Most of all, you want to feel like what you do is useful, maybe even world-changing.

You’re probably not thinking about insurance or risk management. But you should be.

NO ONE AUDITS US HARDER THAN US

April 18, 2017

Auditors. You know their reputation. By-the-book. Fastidious. Humorless. The kind of people who eat cottage cheese on their cheat day.

The Moonshot of Risk Management Specialties

March 30, 2017

Health care. It’s complicated. Béarnaise sauce complicated. London city grid complicated. Joey on “Dawson’s Creek” complicated.

Czech...and Czech mate

March 24, 2017

Do you ever find yourself staring down at a bowl of raw, fresh, expertly prepared spinach or kale and saying, “This ends today. Here. Now. I’m not a manatee.”

ONE MORE AND WE’D HAVE TOO MANY FOR A CURLING TEAM

March 14, 2017

Ashton Tiffany has been on a bit of a hiring jag lately: We’ve got four new hires to tell you about.

HE ALSO FINDS THE TEXTURE OF BAKED APPLES DISTURBING

January 11, 2017

Until recently, we never had occasion to consider whether there might be more than one Knoxville. There’s the one in Tennessee, of course...and really, do you need more than that? We wouldn’t have thought so.

EYE OF NEWT, WOOL OF BAT

January 06, 2017

Mike Tiffany and John Ashton launched this company as mere boys. In those early days, Ashton Tiffany was the risk management equivalent of a neighborhood lemonade stand. If you came to the AT offices—that is, if you approached John and Mike’s folding table at the end of the cul-de-sac—the risks they could help you with were simple, prosaic even: skinned knees, cooties, unequal Hot Wheels trades, etc.

BEST PLACES TO WORK (BPTW): THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE

December 22, 2016

If you enjoy this newsfeed, you may want to avert your eyes today. Why? Because if you read today’s entry, you’re going to see a side of us that you won’t like.

THE ENDURING BEAUTY OF FLIGHT

December 15, 2016

Homo erectus marveled at birds, but never really understood them.

A New Man for a New Age

December 09, 2016

If you’re old enough, you remember a time when there were no personal computers, no Internet, no smartphones.