Insureon Blog

Marketing as Risk Management: How to Avoid Losing 22% of Potential Customers

16. September 2015 07:45
If a negative online review appears on the first page of search engine results for your business, you stand to lose 22 percent of your potential customers. [More]

End of Summer Holiday Marketing Tips

3. September 2015 07:38
It's never too early to start planning for the holidays. These nine tips can give you a jump start on marketing for Black Friday, Small Biz Saturday, and Cyber Monday. [More]

10 - 20% of Businesses Make this Expensive Mistake. Do You?

18. August 2015 07:39
Up to one in five employers misclassify at least one worker as an independent contractor, a mistake that can lead to lawsuits and a heap of regulatory fines. [More]

Congress Raises Limit on SBA-Backed Loans

6. August 2015 07:38
On July 28, Congress passed legislation to renew the federal loan guarantee program for small businesses and raise the program's cap to $23.5 billion. [More]

For Small Businesses, Online Lenders May Be More Risk than Reward

5. August 2015 07:58
Online borrowing is risky because federal regulations may not apply and can't protect you from predatory practices. Alternative financing options may be safer. [More]

For Better Business Outcomes, Try Getting It Wrong

4. August 2015 07:57
Failure is often a prelude to success. If you're afraid to rock the boat or to make mistakes, you'll miss learning opportunities that could lead to breakthroughs. [More]

Best Way to Lose Small Business Revenue? Don't Go Mobile

24. July 2015 07:56
The Google algorithm that favors mobile-friendly websites continues to disrupt business as usual. Sites that weren't ready lost 10 percent of their mobile traffic. [More]

A New Way for Small Businesses to Cut the Risk of Nonpayment

22. July 2015 07:49
Tired of late or absent customer payments? Business credit reports can help you vet prospective clients so you don't have to chase after the money you're owed. [More]

Small Business Spotlight: Hiring Summer Help with The Voice of Your Customer

20. July 2015 07:49
Interns can boost your company's efficiency during summer months. The Voice of Your Customer shares tips for hiring summer interns while helping your community. [More]

Could Your Business Use a Boost? Try Looking at Puppies, Says Science

17. July 2015 04:32
Animal lovers, rejoice! Looking at images of puppies can boost productivity. Enjoy that Buzzfeed puppy roundup with abandon, and share it with your employees. [More]