Last week the Supreme Court handed down several major decisions that will affect the lives of countless Americans. It is supremely important that all small business owners understand how these rulings could affect their businesses.
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We asked business owners, the general US population and our Hiscox small business customers how they were feeling about the economy and the future, as well as how courageous they are in their personal and professional life to create the first American Courage Index.
It’s easy to look at successful entrepreneurs and think they just magically landed at the top. But, if you talk to them, you’ll find most experienced failures and serious moments of doubt along the way. What sets successful entrepreneurs apart? How do they find the courage to remain persistent and focused? These are the questions small business insurance provider Hiscox asks in Courageous Leaders, which features top entrepreneurs including Foursquare founder Dennis Crowley, Bethany Lyons, founder of Lyons Den Power Yoga and others.
Earth Day and is an opportunity for every business, no matter how big or small, to make some changes that will help reduce energy consumption and keep our world clean.
You started your small business because you have a passion for your product or service, not so you could spend hours poring over accounting records to do your taxes. Many business owners say the best advice they’ve ever received was to hire an accountant to take care of the financial forecasting, recordkeeping and taxes. As part of our on-going series on financial literacy, here are some things you should look for in a small business accountant.