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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.

Making and Maintaining Customer Connections
  • 15 December 2019
  • Maya Harper

Making and Maintaining Customer Connections

The nature of customer relations is changing. As products and services become increasingly tailored to consumer needs, the era of large remote call centers and seemingly endless answering services can no longer keep up with consumer demands.

Showing Thanks To Customers
  • 24 November 2019
  • Leo Covey

Showing Thanks To Customers

Thanksgiving is here, and before you pass the turkey and stuffing, take time to appreciate those who matter most to your small business. Hint: Your loyal customers should be right at the top of that list.

The Importance of Childhood Literacy
  • 01 December 2017
  • Tracy Spahr

The Importance of Childhood Literacy

Developing literacy skills early makes it easier for children to learn to read in school. Reading is proven to be an essential skill to success in school and

How to Value and Price Your Product or Service
  • 23 October 2017
  • Eric Michaels

How to Value and Price Your Product or Service

There are a number of factors to consider when deciding how best to price your product/service. Learn more.

United Problem Solvers™: Reuniting a Veteran’s Son with His Father’s Priceless Mementos
  • 27 February 2017
  • Nicole Cox

United Problem Solvers™: Reuniting a Veteran’s Son with His Father’s Priceless Mementos

At The UPS Store, United Problem Solvers isn’t just a slogan – it’s the way we work. Every day, we encounter new business challenges posed by our customers and we work tirelessly to