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Small Business Tools and Technology

Equipping articles offer you all the information you need to outfit your small business for success by helping you navigate through all of the “stuff” it takes to run a business. The articles here will help you to keep abreast of current technology and guide you in ways to make your place of work more functional and efficient.

Slow Tech Could Waste 24 Days of Worktime a Year

In this digital age, businesses are incredibly reliant on technology to get work done. This is especially the case for one-man-bands and small home-based businesses who may count on a single computer to keep things running smoothly from their home office space. This said, if the technology at hand is slow or outdated, it could become more of a hindrance than a help. … [Read more...]

How To Make A Good First Impression In A Business Setting

Working in an office can be stressful, but by intentionally focusing on a few things, you can make a great first impression with customers and clients and increase your own productivity. To help you make a great first impression every time, we have compiled a list of some of the ways you can put your best foot forward. Dress To Impress One of the easiest ways to make a great … [Read more...]

Tips on How to Use a Lift Table Safely

Electric lift tables are important pieces of equipment in modern day production lines, plants and stockrooms. Utilizing scissor-lift worktables is a great way for a business to increase efficiency and utilizing a lift table securely is the best way to use a lift table to its full potential. Lift table security is a major issue as they are the most widely recognized danger to … [Read more...]

The Pros and Cons of Shared Office Space

Although work is increasingly becoming an activity rather than a place, many companies do still need some kind of centralized working location, even if it is only a safe and convenient place to meet with clients and/or colleagues. On the other hand, there may be several reasons why smaller companies might be reluctant to lease permanent office space; many of these reservations … [Read more...]

2020s Most Secure Online Payment Methods – 3 Things You Should Know

During the last decade, buying online has become a preferred method of purchasing goods throughout the developed world. The reasons for opting for online purchases instead of going to a “brick-and-mortar” store are many, one of the most quoted being that payment is easier and more secure. This is why we’ll discuss the most secure and user-friendly online payment methods in the … [Read more...]

The Best Techniques of Inventory Management

If you are an e-commerce business and are looking to give your business a boost, then you must be mindful of a few essential parameters. While most companies spend a lot on marketing and promotions, they fail to look at the finer aspects of the business; inventory management is one such important aspect of any e-commerce business. The role of inventory management is to … [Read more...]

Conference Room Design: 5 Tips for Impressing Your Clients

Handshakes might be the main way of making first impressions, but certainly aren’t the only proof of the fact that first impressions matter. For the very same reason, people advise new business owners that they need to dress the part if they want to instill trust into their investors, customers, as well as employees. To put it simply, aesthetics matter, but form and function … [Read more...]

Top EdTech Companies That Enhance Learning

EdTech is a portmanteau of the words “education” and “technology.” It refers to the utility of technology in enhancing both teaching and learning processes. It also aims at simplifying these processes to make them student friendly. In the modern era, digital content is quickly becoming the primary mode of learning, especially in emerging economies. Know-hows like VR, AI, and … [Read more...]

What Are the Five Types of Garage Doors?

While the front door of a home seems to attract everyone's attention, it is really the upper garage door that can increase or decrease the curb appeal of that home. If the house has a garage attached to the front, the large dimension of the garage door is going to grab people’s attention and be the first thing they notice when they pass by. Because of this, choosing the right … [Read more...]

Workplace Safety – Six Ways to Keep Your Employees Safe

When it comes to safety in the workplace, most employers think they’ve got in all under control. A few fire safety posters, a first aid station, a couple of safety procedures, and the right equipment is all it takes, right? Wrong! While all these things are crucial elements of employee safety and ensuring a safe working environment, there’s a lot more to employee safety then … [Read more...]