Whether you plan weddings, reunions, fundraising galas or corporate conventions, there’s probably one time of year that’s busiest for you. For wedding planners, it’s often summer going into early fall. For corporate event planners, it may be the first quarter, after the year-end results have been tallied. No matter when your busy season is, these tips will help you do more in less time.

Whether you do business in a storefront in the mall, a retail location downtown, an online merchant or an office, you can increase your year-end revenue with some (or all) of these ideas

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.

Supporting your community through volunteerism can help you build your brand and enhance employee morale. National Volunteer Week, is the perfect time to think about ways that your small businesses can give back to the communities where you have operations and your clients live.