Tag Archives: small business growth

Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs: Commitment

Part two of a ten-part series Check out our first entry in the series: Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs: A Step by Step Guide to Creating SMART Small Business Goals There’s an old joke about commitment that’s been paraphrased by many successful people, including tennis great Martina Navratalova. She said, “The difference between commitment and involvement […]

“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.”

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.

Hiscox Announces New Partnership with Tough Mudder

At Hiscox, we believe that life is not for the fainthearted –that’s why we are proud to be the insurer that always encourages courage on the part of entrepreneurs and small business owners. Today we are excited to announce a new partnership with another company that knows a thing or two about courage, Tough Mudder!

5 Super Simple Ways Small Businesses Can Shine at Festivals

During spring and summer festivals small businesses should take advantage of often-overlooked opportunities to promote your business. Here are five ways to get the most out of these events.