Small Business Cyber Security Preparedness 101

How ready is your business when it comes to cyber security threats? Hiscox’s 2017 Cyber Readiness Report reveals that small businesses face unique threats when it comes to cyber security. Watch this online webinar replay as Hiscox’s Dan Burke provides an overview of the report’s findings and offers practical recommendations for those businesses that still…

Is There Life in That Old Technology?

Information technology changes and evolves so quickly today, even the most carefully planned investment in PCs and equipment can be lagging behind the times in a matter of years. That often leaves small business owners facing a big question—what to do with all this old gear? The resource website SmallBusinessComputing.com offers these suggestions: Sell it.…

Lifelong Learning Leads to Small Business Success

President Harry Truman once said, “The only things worth learning are the things you learn after you know it all.” In other words, we should never stop trying to discover something new, whether it’s information to make a decision or an improvement in the way we do things. The same principle holds true for entrepreneurs.…

Hug Your Haters: How To Retain Customers By Embracing Complaints

With smartphones providing the means – and social media providing the outlet – critics (“haters”) can now express their displeasure faster and more publicly than ever before. However, haters aren’t your problem, ignoring them is! In this eye-opening workshop replay, Jay Baer, founder of the leading strategy consulting firm Convince & Convert, reveals brand-new, proprietary…

Insurance is Essential for Home-Based Businesses

More than 43 million Americans operate full- or part-time businesses from their homes, and more are on the way as technology gradually reduces the need for and/or size of separate facilities for many types of enterprises. Along with shedding leases, commuting, and other costs of “conventional” business operations, many home-based entrepreneurs also assume their homeowner’s…