How Managed IT Services Help Your Small Business and How to Find the Best One for You

The number of acronyms I’ve learned lately is mind-boggling. Here’s a new one, MSP. That’s a managed service provider, often referring to managed IT services. Your IT department spends its … Continue reading How Managed IT Services Help Your Small Business and How to Find the Best One for You

The World Embraces Cashless as Commerce Accommodates Mobile and Consumers Open their Digital Wallets

In some parts of the world, cash is no longer king. Eighty-seven percent of Swedes Swish, and three-fourths of Chinese WeChat Pay, meaning Sweden and China lead the world in … Continue reading The World Embraces Cashless as Commerce Accommodates Mobile and Consumers Open their Digital Wallets

The Pros and Cons of Progressive Web Apps or is a Hare or Turtle Better for Your Business

Is an app integral to your business? Are you still wrestling with the idea of a business app? You will want to take a look at the newest app variety picking up … Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Progressive Web Apps or is a Hare or Turtle Better for Your Business

Using Telecommuting as a Cost Savings and the Reasons to Embrace it Because Your Employees Will

Everyone in your company, including you, loves the location. Your lease is long term at a reasonable rate. Your business is thriving, and several blocks around you are booming with … Continue reading Using Telecommuting as a Cost Savings and the Reasons to Embrace it Because Your Employees Will

Coolly Process Your Gigantic Mountain of Data with Scalable Cloud Computing

Over 60 percent of a company’s IT budget required to keep things running. It’s a widely reported estimate. This budget leaves limited room for updating old technology or introducing innovative … Continue reading Coolly Process Your Gigantic Mountain of Data with Scalable Cloud Computing

Business Software Cooperates, Virtual Reality for business, not just Entertainment and other Intriguing Technology for Small Business

Business software cooperates. Your project management, sales management, and team management software will hold a conference and work together. Science fiction? No, it’s not. Platforms such as Zapier and Cyclr … Continue reading Business Software Cooperates, Virtual Reality for business, not just Entertainment and other Intriguing Technology for Small Business

Generate More Clicks and Maybe a Few Giggles by Perfecting Your CTA

I roll my eyes at this phrase when I’m on the web, “Click Here for your Free Sample!” because I’m often disappointed when I do. It’s an example of a … Continue reading Generate More Clicks and Maybe a Few Giggles by Perfecting Your CTA

What to do When Your Aging Network Needs a Cane

If your WAN (wide area network) experiences frequent downtime and congestion, there’s a new kid on the block. SD-WAN or software-defined networking in a WAN increases your business efficiency and … Continue reading What to do When Your Aging Network Needs a Cane

Will Your Business Benefit from Accepting Cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency sounds a little creepy and mysterious. Not something a small business wants to tackle. But as virtual currency matures, it offers small business’ opportunities especially those selling to consumers. … Continue reading Will Your Business Benefit from Accepting Cryptocurrency?

The Ways A Webinar Stimulates Your Business

Wishing for a sales tool which automates getting the word out about your new product? Need a way to collect good leads quickly? An old technology, the webinar, offers small … Continue reading The Ways A Webinar Stimulates Your Business

Taking the Chaos Out of Digital Disruption

Digital technologies continue to transform the way business gets done. Some companies struggle with this disturbance while others utilize it to improve or expand. Resisting this transformation may delay the … Continue reading Taking the Chaos Out of Digital Disruption

How to Keep a Jump Ahead of the Business Cycle

I used to work for a live entertainment agency owned by an energetic little old lady. I worked in sales/customer service and also performed comic roasting and celebrity impersonation. Business … Continue reading How to Keep a Jump Ahead of the Business Cycle