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NEWS – Resiliency and Persistence Prevails: The UPS Store Results from 2021 Inside Small Business Survey

While 2020 was challenging for most of the general population, it was a particularly turbulent year for small business owners who learned to quickly adapt to a struggling economic landscape. The UPS Store, Inc. recently released findings from their 2021 Inside Small Business Survey which revealed the strength of small business owners who demonstrated...

You are not alone

You Are Not Alone.

  If you're up right now you're not alone. If you just put the kids to bed and now you're working the second shift you're not alone. If your husband wishes you'd get a real job you're not alone. If your wife wonders why you're on the phone calling one more "lead", you're not...

Arlene Dickinson

Arlene Dickinson on Capitalism, Women and Family.

Arlene Dickinson is an investor, entrepreneur, and dragon on Candian's TV's "Dragons' Den". She joined Dave Kerpen, fellow entrepreneur, best-selling author and co-founder of Listening and Beyond with Randi Zuckerberg. Listening and Beyond is a brand new company focused on 24/7 programming on Clubhouse, in-person events and more. Dave hosts a weekly ask me anything...

Cyber Attacks

NEWS – Annual Cyber Attack Costs $25k for US Small Business Says Hiscox Survey

Hiscox, the international specialist insurer, reveals that in the past 12 months 23% of small businesses suffered at least one cyber attack, with an average annual financial cost of $25k. Although small businesses quickly adapted to remote working, it has left many feeling more vulnerable to cyber attacks. The Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report 2021™ gauges businesses’...

Magic Johnson

How Magic Johnson’s Keys to Success Can be Applied to Your Business

When Earvin “Magic” Johnson retired after a Hall of Fame career in basketball, he did not in any way actually retire. He grew his company, Magic Johnson Enterprises, into a billion dollar  investment company that provides high-quality products and services that focus primarily on ethnically diverse and underserved urban communities. QuickBooks EVP & GM Alex...

business insights for growth

5 Future Trends that Impact Businesses Growth

New Year brings new hopes, new inspiration, and new goals. Despite slumped sales, stalled supply chains, and looming uncertainty last year, small business owners are positive about 2021.  According to Oracle NetSuite Brainyard’s 2021 Business Leader Survey, around 73% of respondents are positive about this year. Being a small business owner yourself, you must plan...