Tag Archives: small business

A Note On Helping Clients Overcome Obstacles

At Hiscox, we take great pride in being true partners with our clients. Hiscox clients know that we’ll always be there to help them keep their business protected and lend a helping hand when they need it the most. It’s especially great when we can support a client who is dedicated to helping others in a new way.

3 Things Small Businesses Need to Know about Black Monday

Today, the financial world is reeling at the global market downturn that has come to be known as Black Monday. While it’s still unclear whether this is just a temporary stock slide or the beginning of something more portentous, it’s undeniable that many people are alarmed. #BlackMonday is a top trending topic on Twitter, and […]

Introducing the American Courage Index

Just how courageous are Americans feeling these days? To find out, we partnered with Forbes Insights and polled small business owners nationwide.

What Freelancers Need to Know About Liability Insurance

Freelancers know that working for yourself can be a double-edged sword. On the one hand, you have all the professional flexibility in the world. You don’t have to answer to anyone else, you can decide which projects to take, and you get paid well for the work that you do. On the other hand, when something goes wrong, it lands on you, whether you are at fault or not.

13 Steps to Create a Budget for Your Business

Are you preparing to launch a new business? Whether you’re just about to start an entirely new business or want to expand your existing company, budgeting is one of the most important steps for any entrepreneur.