Charities and social enterprises
Working with the community can be extremely rewarding but there might be situations where you need extra information or a helping hand.
IT and technology
If you’re a web developer, network engineer or systems analyst, the industry you operate within is always moving forwards. Stay on the pulse with Hiscox.
When you run a consultancy, you’re always on the lookout for ways to solve problems. Learn more from industry experts and discover tips and tricks too.
Hair and beauty
Looking for ways to promote your salon, or even research how to become a therapist? We have information for both experienced stylists and those just starting out.
Retail and shops
Stay on the pulse of the high street with all the latest retail industry insights. Learn everything from building a business to developing fresh products.
Marketing, media and design
This industry operates at pace, and our articles have you covered, whether you’re looking for creative inspiration or want to learn about managing risk for your start-up agency.
Coaching, training and education
Being a coach, tutor or teacher means sharing knowledge and helping others to develop. Learn more about starting up or read inspirational stories from others in your field.
As a tradesman, you juggle a variety of responsibilities on top of trying to grow your business. Stay ahead of the curve with information and insights.
The 10 biggest challenges businesses face today and need consultants for
No matter what industry a business is in, there are issues to tackle every single day.
In this article, discover the 10 biggest challenges companies might need consultants for.
The difference between a charity and a non-profit
Setting up a venture to do good and unsure whether you need to be a charity or non-profit?
We can help you understand the difference between a non-profit organisation and charity here.
How to become a handyman: A step-by-step guide
If you’ve decided to switch career to a new trade, you might not know where to start.
Follow this step-by-step guide from Hiscox and learn how to become a handyman.
How to Open a Hair Salon: A step-by-step guide
Making the switch from mobile hairdresser to salon owner is rewarding yet challenging.
Welcome your clients in no time with the help of our complete guide to opening a salon.
Managing risk in marketing, advertising and communications
Operating in creative industries largely involves being inventive and offering something unique.
This approach comes with risk – learn how to manage that within the fields of marketing, advertising and communications.
Linkee – the successful business that rejected a Dragons’ Den offer
Discover the story of the business partners that turned down an offer on Dragons’ Den.
These entrepreneurs saw a bigger future for their family quiz – learn more about Linkee in this article.
Starting a tutoring business
Knowing how to set up on your own can be daunting, no matter your industry or expertise.
Here we offer a helping hand for those looking to start a tutoring business.
5 steps to setting up as a management consultant
Taking the leap to be your own boss? Becoming a management consultant is a big, yet exciting move.
This article will help you with tips for how to start a consultancy business.
Tech Track 100 – top tech, media and telecom businesses in the UK
Stay firmly on the pulse of the IT and technology industry with the help of Hiscox.
Discover the most exciting tech, media and telecom businesses in the UK in this article.
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