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In search of small business ideas and much more? 

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.

Proven Ways to Increase Small Business Sales in 2022, Sales Series Part 1
  • 18 January 2022
  • Liam Edwardson

Proven Ways to Increase Small Business Sales in 2022, Sales Series Part 1

Small businesses rely on growing their sales to drive revenue and support a healthy cash flow. Even through challenging times like these, your small business can still utilize proven ways to expand your marketing and promote your business.

7 Ways to Update Your Small Business Website in 2022
  • 10 January 2022
  • Alex Penfield

7 Ways to Update Your Small Business Website in 2022

New year. New online you. The small business landscape has shifted significantly over the past year, so it makes sense that your online presence should too. The following seven updates can help ensure your website looks and functions at its best for 2022.

4 Ways to Follow Through on New Year’s Resolutions and Small Business Goals in 2022
  • 04 January 2022
  • Taylor Miller

4 Ways to Follow Through on New Year’s Resolutions and Small Business Goals in 2022

The new year is a time for everyone to hit that reset button and start fresh. That is why so many people create New Year’s resolutions and goals — and the same should be done for small business owners looking for success.

Year-in-Review Checklist for Small Businesses
  • 27 December 2021
  • Liam Edwardson

Year-in-Review Checklist for Small Businesses

As we look forward to the new year, now is the perfect time to take stock of 2021. Here is a checklist of end-of-year steps you could take to review your current status and strategize how you might want 2022 and ensuing years to unfold.

Holiday Downtime: Ways to Nurture Your Creativity
  • 20 December 2021
  • Albert Rockwood

Holiday Downtime: Ways to Nurture Your Creativity

The holidays are fast approaching, and for small business owners, that means taking some much-needed holiday downtime. Downtime can be hard to come by, especially for a small business owner, but it's worth taking the time for yourself. This is a chance to really reconnect with yourself and feel more motivated than ever to get back to the small business you love.