Author Archives: Hiscox Blog

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.

What’s Your Small Business GPS?

Today, business plans are more like “GPS” plans. Written correctly, a business plan should act as a living, breathing document that helps the business owner and his/her team navigate uncharted waters.

12 Insurance Terms All Small Business Owners Should Know

Buying business insurance can be complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. Knowing these business insurance terms can help you get the insurance coverage you need to protect your business.

5 Easy Tips for Expanding Your Small Business’ Clientele

Nearly a quarter of small businesses say attracting new clients is one of their biggest fears, but it doesn’t have to be! Follow these easy tips to become a business development expert.

5 Ways Small Business Can Avoid Data Breaches

No business, regardless of its size, is immune from a data breach. Hackers, phishers and scammers will attack randomly, and sometimes target small businesses because they think they may have less security than large companies. Here are some steps you can take to avoid becoming a victim.

4 Consulting Businesses You Can Start From Your Dorm Room

Consulting can help college students generate income to cover tuition, meals, and very expensive textbooks. Here are 4 small business consulting ideas for college students.