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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.

Top Tips for Women Entrepreneurs Looking for a Business Mentor

How Women Entrepreneurs Can Find Women Mentors To run a successful small business, along with properly protecting your business with small business insurance, it helps to learn from another successful business owner. For female entrepreneurs, it can be challenging to find a mentor who understands the unique challenges faced by women in the business world. […]

15 Small Business Grants all Women Entrepreneurs Should Apply For

In the rapidly changing modern economy, entrepreneurs need access to fresh capital for new products, research goals and fluctuating inventories. While large companies that have fared well on the open market for several years can rely solely on profits to reinvest, every new firm needs to set up the basics like a tax id, business insurance, etc. But to grow, they need loans to survive rough business quarters. This is especially true for small businesses.

Top Small Business Tax Tips for 2017

For small businesses, tax season isn’t confined to April. Without the right preparation, you risk higher costs and greater stress when it comes time to write that check to the IRS. Don’t let tax season sneak up on you this year; follow these tips to stay prepared and free of stress throughout 2017.

Hiscox Launches Small Business Workers Compensation Policy

Hiscox, the leading small business insurer, announced the launch of workers compensation insurance for small businesses in California. If you’re an employer and your business has employees, you are required by law to have Workers Compensation Insurance. The new policy is offered along with Hiscox’s professional liability insurance, general liability insurance, and business owners policies.

New Hiscox Ad Campaign Showcases the I’mpossible

Hiscox is once again challenging convention with a new ad campaign. Created by gyro: New York, the campaign features real-life Hiscox customers who have embraced the risks of starting a business, overcome the obstacles they have faced, and turned the impossible into I’mpossible to become successful despite their challenges