How AI/Machine Learning Can Help a Small Business Keep up with the Half-Life of Skills

Here’s something scary I read recently, “The half-life of skills is now five years. Half of what you learn is either forgotten or obsolete in five years.” The pace of … Continue reading How AI/Machine Learning Can Help a Small Business Keep up with the Half-Life of Skills

How a Professional Employer’s Association Helps a Small Business And a Quick Review of a Few

Are you struggling with HR issues complicated by the pandemic? There’s help available sized right for a small to medium business. It’s a Professional Employer’s Organization. Have you ever heard … Continue reading How a Professional Employer’s Association Helps a Small Business And a Quick Review of a Few

Four Payroll Processing Services that Reduce the Pain of Payroll Processing and Keep You and Your Employees Happy

For a small business, one of the biggest processes where mistakes can cause misery is payroll. Employees like to get paid the correct amount on time, or they’re unhappy. The … Continue reading Four Payroll Processing Services that Reduce the Pain of Payroll Processing and Keep You and Your Employees Happy

How HR Can Embrace Technology and Leave the Paperwork Shuffle in the Dust

How does a manager keep track of all their employees now working from home? How do you successfully onboard new employees remotely? Because of the pandemic, remote working and hiring … Continue reading How HR Can Embrace Technology and Leave the Paperwork Shuffle in the Dust

The Secret Ingredient in the Best Technology for Small Business

I once spent hours pulling together three reports to generate one critical supply chain report for management. Why? A consultant convinced the business an ERP system they tweaked could handle … Continue reading The Secret Ingredient in the Best Technology for Small Business

How to Find the Right Payment Processing Company for Businesses and People Who Hate Cash

Cash makes me frown. I haven’t carried it in years as there’s no room in my wallet. Not only that, I don’t know where it’s been before I touched it. … Continue reading How to Find the Right Payment Processing Company for Businesses and People Who Hate Cash

During Pandemic Times, A Few Ways a VoIP Network Can Help Your Business

VoIP, or Voice over Internet Protocol. With mobile phones and Wi-Fi, I thought VoIP was old news. Not so, and it’s especially relevant in these pandemic times. VoIP networks transmit … Continue reading During Pandemic Times, A Few Ways a VoIP Network Can Help Your Business

Quick Review of Four CRM’s for Small Business More Tempting than a Cinnabon

Let’s be honest. Cinnamon rolls are delicious. More revenue edges out big cinnamon rolls as a top of mind goal for a small business, though. Keeping revenue rolling in is … Continue reading Quick Review of Four CRM’s for Small Business More Tempting than a Cinnabon

Eleven Things To Know About Malware to Bolster Your Business Security and Drive Away Cyber Predators

Malware, the short name for malicious software, lies in wait to take advantage of any security loopholes. Malware is code or a program designed by high-tech criminals to infiltrate your … Continue reading Eleven Things To Know About Malware to Bolster Your Business Security and Drive Away Cyber Predators

How Quickbooks Hosting Can Help You Win at the Cybersecurity Game

Keeping your business secure gets more difficult each year. The pandemic shifted some cybercriminals away from small to larger enterprises. Phishing remains an issue for over 30% of small businesses, … Continue reading How Quickbooks Hosting Can Help You Win at the Cybersecurity Game

Three Facts About 2021 Small Business Trends That Will Make Your Hair Stand on End and Help your Business

Most small businesses look forward to 2021 with hope. Hope to leave the mess of 2020 behind and forge a better future for their business. Ready for some tech trends … Continue reading Three Facts About 2021 Small Business Trends That Will Make Your Hair Stand on End and Help your Business

How Mobile Moves to the Business Front Lines so Service Happens in the Blink of an Eye

There’s nothing like a need to cut costs and increase efficiency to move business technology to a new level. Front line employees have long used mobile but clunky devices for … Continue reading How Mobile Moves to the Business Front Lines so Service Happens in the Blink of an Eye