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We're here for you. Being a small business owner or entrepreneur within an ever-changing landscape can feel intimidating without support. The UPS Store Small Business Blog is the resource you can rely on to help you grow, thrive, and reach your small business goals. Here you’ll find small business tips and advice you can start using immediately on hiring practices, safety, marketing insights, keys to success, and so much more. Choose from the topics to the left and discover the answers you’re looking for.

The Lasting Impact of Women in Business
  • 22 March 2021
  • Jelani Markus

The Lasting Impact of Women in Business

Celebrating this Women’s History Month from a business standpoint means taking a good look at some of the impact women have had in the business world. The contributions women have made throughout so many industries have been historic, impactful and worthy of praise. Here are just a few eyebrow-raising achievements we can attribute to female entrepreneurs, small business owners and employees.

Ensure Social-Distancing: Best Appointment-Scheduling Platforms for Your Small Business
  • 15 February 2021
  • Alex Penfield

Ensure Social-Distancing: Best Appointment-Scheduling Platforms for Your Small Business

Small businesses have always needed to be agile and adaptable, and these qualities have only become more important given the current situation facing our world. With the implementation of social distancing guidelines, businesses have had to quickly pivot many of their day-to-day operations in order to comply with guidelines and keep their employees and consumers as safe as possible.

  • 15 October 2015
  • Tracy Spahr

Meet SCORE Mentors who can help start and grow your business

Starting a business can lead to many questions and if you don’t know where to turn, there are over 11,000 individuals that can help. Who you may ask? SCORE volunteer mentors. SCORE is a nonprofit

  • 24 September 2015
  • Tracy Spahr

Small Business Owners and SCORE Mentors: The Perfect Fit

Every woman has that special pair of jeans. The perfect fit. The jeans that make her look and feel good. Ciara Stockeland knows how a good pair of jeans can make a woman a feel.