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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.

Valuable Resources for Growing Companies

You want your business to function at its maximum every day so it's consistently moving forward, right? Your business is on the line when things are dysfunctional, but there are many resources available to help your business succeed. You can tailor your services to meet the demands of your business. For example, you can use bookkeeping services to keep your business finances on … [Read more...]

Why Your Business Needs Workflow Management Software

Running a successful business, of any size, means managing your workflow properly. This, more often than not, is easier said than done. Workflow, when it is truly effective, is like a well-oiled machine that keeps everything functioning smoothly and without hiccups. If workflow is not properly monitored or divided in such a way that everyone knows their responsibilities, parts … [Read more...]

There are Some Things New Technology Can’t Replace

In today’s new digital world, new technology being introduced is replacing our existing tools and changing the way we conduct business. In many ways, this is a good thing, since we no longer have to use as much paper as we previously did, keeping many trees from being cut down. However, all the technical stuff does bring an increase in our power usage. In addition, we no … [Read more...]

5 Things You Should Know If You Use Your Car for Business

There are many types of work out there that require people to use their vehicles for part or all of the time. A couple of examples include those who travel regularly to meet with clients, vendors, or other business associates, and people who work for ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft. If you’re someone who uses your car on a regular basis for work, here are 5 … [Read more...]

Reasons Why a Robust Database Is a Must for the Success of Your Small Business

Small businesses are used to handling sales, marketing, filing, and even back office on their own. More often than not, small businesses are one-man shows and they rely on a file cabinet and Excel spreadsheets to keep track of their clients. But many small business owners are realizing the importance of powerful database software for their growth and success. Small business … [Read more...]

Equipment Modernization: When and Why You Should Modernize

Equipment, like everything else begins to deteriorate over a period. As it nears its expiration date, its systems change, and it can no longer be reliable and safe for the workers using it. You can either choose to sell used machinery, buy new equipment, or consider modernization of your equipment by replacing the outdated/damaged parts with  current modern technology-driven … [Read more...]

Workplace Safety Tips for Employees

It’s an employer’s job to make sure that they are complying with all rules and regulations to provide a safe and healthy environment for their staff. Through policies and procedures, employers can establish and educate their employees on how to remain safe in the workplace. Yet, to truly be safe at work, employees too have a level of responsibility. Not only must they make … [Read more...]

Benefits of Training Your Employees to Operate Large Manufacturing Equipment

Working in a manufacturing company is a dream for many people out there who are seeking for job opportunities so that they can earn income to pay their bills and meet other life goals. However, working in these types of organizations is not an easy task, as there is a possibility of one being injured by the large and heavy machinery used in the manufacturing process. Some of … [Read more...]

Using Data to Enhance Business Strategy and Success

The rapid development of local, regional, and global markets means that businesses must evolve agile strategies that can keep up. An essential part of choosing strategies revolves around collecting, analyzing, and understanding data. The following tools can help companies improve their interpretation and presentation of data—which will allow them to make informed choices and … [Read more...]