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2024 Small Business Trends

Your guide to navigating the biggest trends for small businesses in 2024.

Set Your Small Business Up for Success in 2024

As the new year approaches, many small businesses are preparing to revamp their strategies and jump on new trends to boost their growth. Here are some expert insights on improving your business and making 2024 your strongest year ever.

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How to Hire Teen Workers For Your Small Business

Hiring teen workers is mutually beneficial for your business and to the teens you hire for many reasons.

PuffCuff Founder on Winning Over Big Retailers With Hair-Raising Innovation That Fills an Unmet Need

Ceata E. Lash’s transition from relaxed to natural hair sparked the creation of a hair clamp for textured locks. She’s sold more than 760,000 since 2013, cracking Sally Beauty to Walmart.com.

How to Integrate Your VoIP Phone System With Business Tools

Explore ways to get more value from cloud-based software by syncing these programs with your communications platform

Smart Strategies for Learning From Mistakes

Approach defeat with a fresh mindset and overcome preconceptions holding you back. Here’s how to use mistakes as a learning experience.

Text Message Marketing Tools for Small Business

These nine text message marketing tools will help you create personalized messages for your customers and audience.

AI Tools Your Small Business Needs for Competitive Analysis

Discover how your small business can leverage artificial intelligence tools to simplify data collection, improve your search engine optimization strategy, gain a competitive edge, and more.

5 Ways to Build Community Around Your Local Retail Business

A new report from wholesale marketplace Faire says Americans will spend more to support local retailers. Here’s how to lean into this trend and boost business.

How ‘Retail Concierges’ (Both Digital and Human) Are Poised to Disrupt the Shopping Experience

AI-powered virtual sales assistants and improved tools for store employees will anticipate shoppers’ needs and provide VIP-level service at scale.

What Are APIs and How Do They Work?

Every business can benefit from understanding APIs and how they work. Here’s what you need to know.

Background Music Services for Small Businesses

Set the right tone with licensed music from these background music services.