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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.

The Importance of Managing IT in Your Business

In today’s economy, every successful business incorporates IT into their everyday business functions. So, as a small business owner, you should be aware of how important an efficient IT structure is. You IT structure is the network you will rely on to keep your business up to date with your customers, clients, partners, and other important entities, so here are a few more … [Read more...]

Eight Best APIs for Business Professionals

Successful business professionals use technology to drive their operations forward. In particular, more and more businesses are using Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for a variety of purposes. APIs can create, integrate, or enhance business applications like accounting, file management, email marketing, and digital signatures. Check out the following eight best APIs … [Read more...]

5 Benefits of HR Management Software

Any growing business will find itself supporting employee data and implementing processes that streamline onboarding sooner or later. That being said, a company’s size has a major impact on what management processes are utilized. When it comes to HR, for instance, what works for a local small business may not work for a large multinational corporation, or vice versa. HR … [Read more...]

Guide on How to Transact with a Conveyancer during COVID-19 Pandemic

Time seems to have stopped since the restrictions imposed by the government to control the spread of COVID-19. Restrictions on movement and the closure of certain businesses has placed everyone’s life on hold. Despite the Coronavirus, though, real estate business still continues because it is a crucial business, especially when people need to change homes or transfer to a home … [Read more...]

7 Reasons You Need a Business Attorney on Retainer

As a business owner, you are legally responsible for the proceedings of your company, including all legal aspects. And while many business owners may have a general understanding of business law, there are many unexpected legal aspects to running a business. While it’s easy to think that a business attorney’s expenses are a bit extreme, this type of service is essential to … [Read more...]

Everything You Need to Know About GDPR

In 2018, the total cost of cybercrime defense was over $1 trillion dollars, so it’s easy to see why some people lobbied for a law to help reduce cybercrime. On May 25th, 2018, an EU data privacy law was enforced. This law is known as “General Data Protection Regulation” or GDPR for short. GDPR applies to all organizations operating within the EU, but those organizations … [Read more...]

The Importance of Building a Strong Company Culture

Companies and company leaders often take a passive approach to company culture. In many cases, they figure it's not something they can control or that they need to control. This is why, when it comes to company culture, most companies have a can't-do attitude about it. Organizational culture has always been influential, but today, it's becoming more than just another … [Read more...]

Tips to Help You to Plan Your First Corporate Event

Corporate events have many benefits including their ability to promote networking, bring together like-minded people, enable people to share their ideas and solve problems, and promote brand growth. When you attend a corporate event, you get the chance to interact with customers as well as your peers. Organizing an event can be a daunting prospect, but with the right … [Read more...]

How Easy Is it to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests?

As the old saying goes, nothing great comes easy, and that couldn’t be truer of the verbal reasoning test! Passing the verbal reasoning test and being offered the job of your dreams because of it will feel great, so it’s worth putting the hard work in to ensure that happens. What Is a Verbal Reasoning Test? You may or may not have taken a verbal reasoning test during your … [Read more...]

A 5 Step Roadmap for Product Usability Testing

Usability testing puts your product in front of real users and tracks their experience while they try to understand how it works. This type of testing is usually performed in a lab environment, with researchers observing the process. As you have probably already figured out, the main purpose of usability testing is to see if real users understand and can use your product as … [Read more...]