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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.

Sustainability in the Workplace: The Next Big Thing for Entrepreneurs

What’s your first association to the word "sustainable"? If you answered "line of work", congratulations: you’re up-to-date with latest developments in the business arena. A trend that has taken the business world by a storm in the past couple of years, sustainability is changing the way brands around the world function on a daily basis, and it’s also one of the features that … [Read more...]

Protecting Your Business from Physical and Cyber Threats

The challenges faced by businesses are becoming more complex and varied by the day. Gone are the days where the only threats that business owners had to worry about were vandals and robbers, now all of the crimes that are most detrimental to your business can happen through the internet. Cyber threats are becoming increasingly more imminent and now more than ever it’s becoming … [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...]

4 Technologies that Will Change Business in the Near Future

As technology continues to evolve, businesses are forced to overhaul the way they conduct themselves. While many entrepreneurs have benefitted from using new technologies in new ways, the future promises even more. Cloud computing, for example has eased delivery of services, reduced the cost of doing business, and increased profitability. Here are four other technologies that … [Read more...]

Independent Auto Repair Shops in San Diego Band Together for the Benefit of All

Being a small business owner can sometimes be overwhelming. If you are the sole owner of a small business, with the success or failure of your small business depending primarily on you and the decisions you make, it can be helpful to have other small business owners you can bounce ideas off of, commiserate with, and maybe even network with. This camaraderie can happen in a … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Prepare Your Business for Winter

Winter is just around the corner. Not only does the winter bring cold weather, but there are holidays that are celebrated during this time of the year. This is a busy time for most people because there is a lot that needs to be done to prepare for winter. Below are a few things you can do to make sure your business is safe and festive for the winter season. Decorate Your … [Read more...]

Patent That. What Small Business Owners Need to Know About Patents

Thomas Edison once said, “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” Indeed Edison made 1,000 attempts at creating the light bulb before he achieved success. When asked how it felt to fail 1,000 times, Edison responded, "I didn't fail 1,000 times. The light bulb was an invention with 1,000 … [Read more...]