Cloud Services

4 Ways to Afford Technology Upgrades for Your Small Business

Knowing how important and convenient the latest technological advances are for your business, you likely want to keep up with the latest trends. However, new tech can be expensive, and it can also get expensive to maintain if you need a dedicated in-house IT employee to manage it all. This expense can be hard for small businesses to afford, but there are more affordable options … [Read more...]

Top 5 Free Tools for Small Business

Starting and running a business can be costly. If we are not careful, spiralling costs can get on top of us and make our cash flow very unhealthy. So let’s look at some ways of saving on costs. This list of 5 free tools for small business is a great starting place. These tools represent not only a great cost saving opportunity, but also a chance to improve productivity within … [Read more...]

Cloud 101: Removing the Barrier of Technology Investment

Imagine that you are a small business owner and you find that you are leaving money on the table because you don’t have a mobile application for customers to make appointments or check their orders, your manual business processes are too slow for a real-time oriented society, your employee turnover allows business knowledge out the door, or you can't do business with Walmart or … [Read more...]

What is the Cloud?

Basically, the cloud is the internet. More specifically, the cloud is a vast network of servers that allows people to access information from an internet-connected device like a smartphone, tablet, or PC. Some examples of cloud-based services and applications: Google Drive, Apple’s iCloud, Netflix, Dropbox and Office 365. These services and applications are in the cloud, and … [Read more...]

Why You Should Upgrade Your Software Tools With Adobe’s Creative Cloud

In June of 2013, iOS 7 was announced to the masses of iPhone fan-boys at the annual Apple World Wide Developers Conference. Software geeks worldwide were enamored with what Apple would bill as the “biggest change to iOS since the introduction of the iPhone”.  By September of the same year, iOS 7 had been installed on over 200 million iPhones. Why the hype? Well, smart phones … [Read more...]