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5 Instagram Accounts Every Business Owner Should Follow
August 31, 2018

5 Instagram Accounts Every Business Owner Should Follow

From inspirational quotes to helpful tips, there are numerous Instagram accounts that focus on helping small business owners. Although you might utilize Instagram to promote your business, you can also benefit from following accounts that are meant to educate the small business community. We follow these accounts, and think that they’re contributing great content, which is why we’ve compiled this list of the top Instagram accounts for business owners. Learn more about these accounts, then head to Instagram and hit the follow button!

Are You Following These Business-Focused Instagram Accounts?

1. @smallbizbonfire

Need a daily dose of inspiration? The Small Business Bonfire Instagram account has you covered. They share quotes about everything from hard work ethic to the power of positive thinking, in addition to posts about the content that they publish on their website (we loved their recent post about team building events). Plus, you can follow along as they share fun pictures of everywhere their logo is spotted by checking out their hashtag #smallbizbonfire!

2. @bumblebizz

If you’re single and ready to mingle, you’ve probably heard of the dating app, Bumble. But did you know that they also have an app that focuses on helping women take control of their career narrative? This app allows women to make the first move when participating in business networking and is a great tool if you’re a woman in business looking to make connections with like-minded professionals.

Just like the app, the @bumblebizz Instagram account is dedicated to supporting women in business. They share motivational quotes, career advice from industry leaders, and insights from the Bumble team, just to name a few examples. If you’re a new business owner, or simply want to expand your existing network, we encourage you to check out this account!

3. @foundr

This Instagram account is managed by the Foundr Magazine team and focuses on delivering quick inspiration to the small business community. As a business owner, it can be easy to get discouraged by day-to-day setbacks, such as cash flow issues, losing motivation, and having difficulty attracting customers. Luckily, by following @foundr, you can receive quick tips and read short quotes about what it takes to be a successful business owner.

4. @sbagov

As you probably know, the Small Business Administration is a U.S. organization that focuses on nurturing small businesses. One of their many resources is their Instagram account, which features stories from business owners that come from all walks of life and experience levels. In addition to these inspiring stories, they also share quick tips from the SBA team and business owners. If you want to learn from small business owners like you, this is a great place to find them!

5. @scorementors

If you haven’t already, check out to get connected with business mentors – for free! Having a business mentor can give you a considerable advantage, as you’ll have access to expert advice about everything from starting a company, to hiring employees, to marketing your products or services. After you research Score’s mentor program, we suggest heading over to their Instagram account, @score_mentors. On their page, they share testimonials from both Score mentors, and individuals who have participated in the program. You’ll learn about the importance of mentorship, and you can also checkout the tips and quotes that they share for business owners of all experience-levels. This one is a must-follow!

Now that you’ve read about these five notable Instagram accounts for business owners, it’s time to head over and check out their profiles! If you follow other educational business accounts, be sure to share their handles with us in the comment section below.

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