To advance the growth of small businesses across the U.S., Allstate, through its subsidiaries Allstate Benefits and Allstate Business Insurance, LegalShield, Microsoft, Office Depot, OfficeMax, Web.com, 1-800Accountant, Business Talent Group and eHealth have joined forces to create Small Business Connection, an open access web portal that features valuable information and thought leadership to assist with many aspects of running a small business. This website will provide small business owners – from those just starting out to seasoned owners – with access to a broad base of knowledge and advice by providing specific insurance, legal, financial, technology, employee benefits, online marketing and office insights in one place.
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Allstate protects employees, too. Our voluntary benefit plans help provide financial protection and peace of mind due to unexpected illness, injury, disability or death. More than 20,000 small businesses across the U.S. choose to put our products to work for them. Are your employees in Good Hands? They can be with Allstate Benefits.
Your business is vastly different than the business located next to you. Why should your coverage be the same? Allstate recognizes a “one size fits all” approach is outdated and we’ve designed protection products that cover what matters most…the risks specific to your business.
LegalShield is one of the North America’s leading providers of legal safeguards for individuals, families and small businesses. The company also offers one of the industry’s most affordable and comprehensive identity theft plans, IDShield. LegalShield plans provide protection to more than 4.1 million individuals, and IDShield provides identity monitoring and restoration services to more than 1.64 million individuals across North America. More than 141,000 companies offer LegalShield and IDShield plans to their employees as a voluntary benefit.
Microsoft is committed to helping small businesses realize their full potential through use of innovative, and reliable technology regardless of their size of their business. Millions of small businesses across the U.S. and in the world use Microsoft technology to:
- Grow efficiently
- Conduct business anywhere
- Connect with customers
- Safeguard their business
Formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, Office Depot, Inc. is a leading global provider of products, services, and solutions for every work space whether your workplace is an office, home, school, or car. Office Depot, Inc. is a resource and a catalyst to help customers work better. We are a single source for everything customers need to be more productive, including the latest technology, core office supplies, facilities products, furniture, and school essentials. The company also provides a variety of services including copy and print, technical services, mailing and shipping.
Web.com exists for one primary reason: to help small businesses succeed online. With over 3 milion customers and 18 years of experience, we know what small businesses need to succeed on the web. We’re here to help with easy solutions that grow your business.
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1-800Accountant is a nationwide virtual accounting firm that combines the convenience of technology with proactive, year-round support from a team of experiences accounting professionals. Our service seamlessly combines the speed and convenience of mobile and desktop technology with the real-life support from a team of accountants, certified public accountants, enrolled agents, and bookkeepers. No matter your industry, you can rest easy knowing that we’ll provide industry-specific year-round assistance while handling all the heavy lifting – tax advisory and tax preparation, bookkeeping, payroll, audit support, and more!
Business Talent Group (BTG) is the leading provider of on-demand business talent, bringing together the world’s top companies and independent professionals to enhance business performance and improve people’s lives. BTG connects a curated network of thousands of top independent business professionals with interesting, impactful work at leading organizations – helping everyone embrace the future of work and supporting both sides for success.
eHealth operates eHealth.com, a leading private online health insurance marketplace where small businesses, individuals & families, and Medicare enrollees nationwide can shop for the best coverage for their personal needs and budget, with professional help and advice from licensed agents. For small business group health insurance visit; eHealth.com/ small-business-health-insurance.