Insureon Blog

What’s Your Sick Day Plan?

18. January 2016 07:50
If you run a business on your own, taking a sick day might seem impossible. But take Rieva Lesonsky's advice: you have to be healthy to do your best work. [More]

Organization 101: Why Organizing Your Business Matters

13. January 2016 08:13
Professional organizers Julie Bestry and Vicki Norris clarify why organization is such an important part of running a successful business.[More]

5 Marketing Basics for 2016

11. January 2016 08:23
Rieva Lesonsky offers small-business owners five email, content, and social media marketing tips to help them make the new year a profitable one. [More]

What Small Businesses Can Learn from Starbucks’ Seasonal Marketing

23. December 2015 07:49
Given how much controversy Starbucks stirred up over a cup, it must be doing something right. Rieva offers tips on creating traditions that boost your small business's brand. [More]

How Small Businesses Can Fight against Fraud this Festivus Season

10. December 2015 07:44
An interview with identity theft expert Eva Velasquez of the ITRC about what small-business owners can do to prevent fraud and protect their customers.[More]

November Small Business Wins

20. November 2015 07:44
A news roundup for small businesses: get the scoop on Small Business Saturday, what the TPP means for you, and how a Philly mechanic is changing the auto repair game. [More]

Hiring Tips to Help Boost the Small Business Optimism Rate

20. October 2015 07:46
Small business optimism has stagnated in part because it's difficult for small-business owners to find qualified workers. These 3 tips can help with your search. [More]

How to Design Your Office for Maximum Productivity

6. October 2015 07:37
How your office is organized and designed can impact your business's workflow. Use color, the office layout, and natural light to bolster productivity. [More]

What Small-Business Owners Should Know about the Contingent Workforce

28. September 2015 06:34
Dr. Deborah Osgood offers insight on America’s growing reliance on the contingent workforce and how it can benefit both freelancers and small businesses. [More]

3 Things that Can Make You Liable for a Data Breach

22. September 2015 07:46
In October, all businesses can be held liable for card-present fraud made possible by counterfeit credit cards. Switching to EMV card readers can reduce your exposure. [More]