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Hiscox provides small business owners and entrepreneurs customized liability insurance, general liability insurance, and professional liability insurance. The Hiscox small business blog provides support and resources on all aspects of small businesses because we understand the courage it takes to start and run a small business.

4 Last Minute Small Business Saturday Marketing Ideas

Nothing celebrates the kick-off of the holiday season quite like Small Business Saturday! Enter our smallbiz selfie social media contest for a chance to win an Apple Watch!

4 Tips from #PattiPie to drive your Business Social Media

In the (admittedly rare) event that your small business, product, or video ends up going viral, you can’t afford to sit around. There’s money to be made, reputations to be burnished, and a social media audience to engage.

Top 4 Resources for Veterans Starting a Small Business

For many veterans, life after active duty is an opportunity to apply their training to a role in the private sector. But getting back into the private sector is not always easy. Luckily, there are some resources our there to help our veterans start their own businesses.

“My biggest risk was leaving a comfortable job to do something that hadn’t been done before.” / Tamiko Kelly, Sleep Well. Wake Happy.

“I think entrepreneurs are born with a special spark that enables them to see things that other people cannot see.”

9 Ways Small Business Owners are Essentially James Bond

While small business owners may not have a license to kill, they do share many similarities with the world’s most famous spy, James Bond. As the newest Bond film, Spectre premiers in theatres, it begs the question – what makes this character so timeless and appealing? It’s because he shares many of the same