The Advantage Blog


Get the Most Out of Your Next Vacation

How often do we hear from someone who has just returned from a vacation the lament that “they need a vacation from their vacation.”  This typically implies that the stress-free, carefree vacation they were hoping for did not happen. Why Vacations are Important Enjoying your time away from work and your normal routine is important […]

The Mitchell Agency Knows Trucking

We Have the Coverages a Trucker Needs We’ve got the experience and insurance products that cover your trucking business whether you are an owner-operator or have a large fleet.   We’ll provide peace-of-mind and allow you to focus on running and growing your business. Commercial Auto Liability Commercial Auto Physical Damage including: Loss of fuel Loss […]

The Mitchell Agency … A Cut Above the Rest

Experienced landscapers and lawn care professionals know that at this time of year when everyone is so busy, accidents happen and unforeseen losses occur. Having the right insurance that protects your business from potential claims and losses is a must. Protecting Your Business The right lawn care or landscaping insurance program will help protect you […]

The Importance of Having Outside Interests

Your life is made up of many vital areas including your health, family, financial, intellectual, social, work, spiritual, recreation, personal growth, romance and more. But where do we tend to spend the most time?  For most of us it is at our jobs.  Jobs that, again for many of us, tend to define who we […]

Just Do It !!!! Stop Procrastinating

It’s a common slogan, “Just Do It”.  Nike has made a lot of money promoting this mantra.  So why is it that we so often delay, avoid and procrastinate on tasks that can impact our success, our happiness, and how other’s think of us? Here are the Top Ten Things People Procrastinate Over as compiled […]

Achieving Happiness in Life

We all realize that being happy 100% of the time is not realistic. Life has its moments that bring sadness and sorrow into our lives.   But being happy most of the time is something we all strive to achieve. And while not being able to control every circumstance we encounter can lead to some not […]

Our New Year’s Resolution for 2017

Each New Year has many of us setting goals that will improve our lives, our personal relationships, and perhaps even impact the world we live in. In our line of work we are exposed to some of the highest highs and lowest lows in an individual’s life.  From these experiences we recognize how important it […]

Computer Security is Not Just for the Big Boys Anymore

Computer hacking.  We hear about it every day.  Whether it’s the Russians or the cyber thief down the street, security breaches of important and sensitive data are occurring more and more frequently. Large corporations like Target, Bank of America and other billion dollar firms spend millions to prevent computer system hacking and still it happens […]

Mitchell Agency Hosting Flu Shot Clinic

Custom Plus Pharmacy will be administering flu shots on Thursday, October 13 from 9 am to 11 am at the Mitchell Agency offices located at 2800 Ferry Street. We will be offering the Quadviralent* flu shot that covers four flu strains compared to some flu shots that just cover three. Cost of the flu shot […]