Business Technology

5 Things That Keep Most Manufacturers Up at Night

Even in the modern digital age, in which virtually every product or service seems to exist in a virtual state, the backbone of society still rests on manufacturing. Without manufacturing, we have no cars, no computers, no washers or dryers, and no machinery to build the countless other machines we depend on for modern life. With so much dependent on manufacturing, you’d … [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...]

Law Firm Management 101: The Essentials

Managing a law firm, like managing any business, is no easy feat. Considering the competition in the marketplace for legal services, there are certain elements that should be prioritized. Embrace Technology For a law firm to be competitive and to deliver the highest level of satisfaction to its clients, one of the most important things to do is use technology. For instance, … [Read more...]

What Every Business Owner Should Know About Technology

If you want your business to be as successful as possible, you need to find ways to keep up with your competition and the constantly changing technology for your industry. If you don't, you could risk leaving opportunities on the table or putting your data at risk, among other concerns. Here is what you need to know so you can keep your company running smoothly with the … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Afford Technology Upgrades for Your Small Business

Knowing how important and convenient the latest technological advances are for your business, you likely want to keep up with the latest trends. However, new tech can be expensive, and it can also get expensive to maintain if you need a dedicated in-house IT employee to manage it all. This expense can be hard for small businesses to afford, but there are more affordable options … [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...]

Cloud 101: Removing the Barrier of Technology Investment

Imagine that you are a small business owner and you find that you are leaving money on the table because you don’t have a mobile application for customers to make appointments or check their orders, your manual business processes are too slow for a real-time oriented society, your employee turnover allows business knowledge out the door, or you can't do business with Walmart or … [Read more...]

One-time Office Essentials That Are (or Nearly Are) Obsolete

Recently, I was surprised to find a new phone book delivered to my home. “What’s that?” my son asked, intrigued at the idea of a book for looking up addresses and phone numbers. Indeed, a phone book has become a dinosaur. When was the last time you used a phone book? If you are having trouble remembering, you may be interested in other office essentials of the past that have … [Read more...]