Business Tips

Are you starting a new small business, or just looking for some advice and inspiration? Here, you’ll find business tips for every stage of your small business journey, from business card etiquette to packaging design. Plus, get inspired by interviews with real business owners all over the world.

Print or digital signage for small businesses — why not both?

Your signage lets the world know that you’re in business — and with custom branded signs, you can show off […]

Stand out from the crowd with these creative business sign ideas

As an entrepreneur with an exceptional offering, it’s no wonder you want your business signage to go stand out from […]

The significant benefits of effective small business signage

Until you start a business, it’s easy to take signage for granted. After all, every time we venture outdoors, we’re […]

Why you still need business cards in a digital world

In today’s tech-charged world, where people carry so much information in their pockets, it’s reasonable to question the value of […]

Business cards promoting Florist, health & wellbeing and crafts businesses featuring different card paper stocks.

Business Card Paper

Business cards come in countless shapes, sizes, textures, and weights. Once you’re ready to order your cards, there are several […]

5 steps to starting a business with confidence

Getting the ball rolling on your new small business idea is an exciting time. Ideas are flowing, tasks are lining […]

How to launch & market your summer side hustles

Whether you’re a small business owner looking to branch out or just want to earn a bit of extra cash […]

How to come up with a business name

Passion. Energy. Courage. That’s what it takes to start a new business. You have a great idea for a business, […]

How to have the best small business summer ever

There’s no denying that the COVID-19 pandemic proved to be a challenging experience for many small business owners. But as […]

Ready, set, glow: How this woman-owned business continues to grow

To be successful, small businesses have to grow – whether it’s evolving their offerings or ensuring their customer bases continue […]

7 ways to increase small business customer engagement

You’ve probably heard the term ‘customer engagement’ while marketing your small business. Customer engagement encompasses all of the ways you […]

Adding social media icons on business cards – and why social media is important

These days, it can feel like just about everyone is on social media – from casual gaming grandmas to foodies […]

7 ways eateries can use QR codes

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes QR codes have made a comeback in the last few years -they’ve proven to be […]

Appointment cards: An easy way to make your business card work harder.

Small business owners spend a lot of time thinking about the front of our business cards. And they should, no […]

How to get online reviews for your business

When it comes to your business, don’t underestimate the power of online reviews. Picture this scenario: You’re craving a burger, […]

What Squid Game says about business cards & what it means for your business

*Disclaimer: If you haven’t had a chance to binge-watch South Korean Netflix series Squid Game, beware: Spoilers ahead!* Squid Game […]

How to choose & design a label

Personalized labels are an affordable way to add professionalism and personality to your products, packaging and more. But with so […]

Rooted in community: How Kelly Polanco stands out at local events

One of the best places to showcase your small business is at a local craft fair or event.

The three you need: Shape up your outdoor classes

Shape up your outdoor classes Estimated reading time: 3 minutes Warmer weather is here…and with it is the perfect opportunity […]

4 key considerations before you attend a farmers’ market or craft fair

Attending a farmers’ market or craft fair is a great way for a growing business to drive sales and create […]

The unboxing experience: How to own your packaging

You already know that first impressions count…and you only get one chance to make a good one. Your packaging is […]

How to Impress First-Time Customers

Approach There’s a reason why people say first impressions are important; it’s the first time you interact with someone, and […]

How (and Why) to Exhibit Your Business at Outdoor Events

As winter fades, spring ushers in an explosion of outdoor events like farmer’s markets, food festivals, craft fairs and fundraisers […]

The Three you need: Create a restaurant patio with curb appeal

Create a restaurant patio with curb appeal Estimated reading time: 3 minutes It’s time to take your dining room outside…or, […]