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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.

Basic Cleanliness Rules Inside Food Manufacturing Plants

The current crisis caused by the coronavirus has highlighted the importance of cleanliness and has placed a stress on the food supply as some people have decided to stockpile food products. Hygiene is crucial in a food manufacturing plant to keep it healthy and running, so here are a few things to know if you work in this industry. Use the Right Materials within the … [Read more...]

5 Customer Turnoffs in the Digital Age

In the age of the internet and smartphones, people are used to having access to all the information they need immediately. If small businesses can't keep up with customer expectations, then potential customers will go to a business that can. Keep reading for five tips on how to increase your business's online appeal in this digital age and engage more customers. Poorly … [Read more...]

A Guide to Automated Systems for Small Business Owners

Now is the best time to automate your business. Why stick to traditional practices when using technology is cheaper and yields better results? You could save time and effort by using automated programs to manage your daily operations. Automation does not mean you have to eliminate human talent in your office and substitute them with machines and software. It just means that … [Read more...]

The History of Gamstop Since Its Inauguration

Since its beginning, Gamstop has had to go through several changes and adapt as flaws in the systems were discovered. Originally scheduled to be released in 2017 for the UK, it had already fallen behind the initial release schedule. As online gambling in the UK has become more popular and captured a huge market, there are growing fears that the gambling epidemic in the UK could … [Read more...]

Are Sporting Goods Stores Profitable?

Part of the profitability of certain industries is dictated by the state of the economy most of the time, which means that economic recession and crisis can impact all industries. Aside from that, the profit produced from a retail store or chain is dependent on its competitors and business plan. The sportswear industry alone is currently worth around $62 billion, and it has … [Read more...]

How Tech is Updating the Medical Industry

The medical industry is not what it was a decade ago as technology has been transforming healthcare to meet twenty-first century challenges. Breakthroughs in machine learning and data collection have made a huge impact on the medial world, so here are twelve technology trends that are changing healthcare in 2020. Artificial Intelligence As the population grows - and ages - … [Read more...]

7 Ways HR Management Software Can Benefit Small Business Owners

With more and more business administration tasks transitioning to online functionality, it’s no surprise that HR management has made the leap, too. Just hearing the words “online functionality,” however, makes many small business owners cringe. Common concerns are it’s too complicated, their business is too small or, simply, there are more important things to do. These are … [Read more...]

6 Ways Virtual Offices Reduce the Coronavirus’s Impact on Businesses

During these difficult times, business owners often find themselves wondering how long this period of uncertainty is going to last, and how this will be affecting their business operations. The government is suggesting that individuals work remotely from home in order to reduce social contact and limit exposure to the virus. However, working from home can limit one's … [Read more...]

A Wellness Program Can Work For Your Work

Apps and devices intended to help us live a better and healthier life are all over the market these days, and every tech store has a new gadget that promises to change our lives. While the fitness devices that we wear on our wrists might not be so great, the wellness programs available for them actually are. A lot, if not most of us struggle to maintain the balance of modern … [Read more...]

Uses of Hot and Cold Accumulators for Businesses

An accumulator is a type of energy storage device that enables the user to keep up with high demands for hot water, to smooth out pulsations in water flow, and to respond quickly to a temporary demand for high water pressure. In a lot of businesses like healthcare, these are extremely useful and handy. Below, we will discuss the benefits of using hot and cold … [Read more...]