5 Gadgets Your Employees Will Love

In the 21st century, a connected workforce is almost expected. Every industry seems to have found ways to incorporate some types of gadgets to make the job being done more efficient. From fast food workers to the mailman, employees are equipped with technology designed specifically with their jobs in mind. How is a small business to decide what gadgets your company should be equipped with? Check out these suggestions to see if one of these hot new tech tools would be a fit to your company.

Beam

Beam robot

Beam is one of the coolest gadgets to hit the market over the last few years, and will make your Skype meetings seem like a thing of the past.…

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How Conference Calling Aids Your Business’ Success

How Conference Calling Aids Your Business' SuccessBusiness conference calls simply put, is a phone call which involves three or more people. Regardless of the geographical locations of the participants, they are enabled to participate at an arranged time via the telephone whether it’s to resolve an urgent business issue or to brainstorm.

Conference calling is now a crucial factor in a business’ success as most businesses are always on the search for effective ways that will enable their employees to finish as much work as possible in the least amount of time and money.

One of the most important benefits of conference calling is that it allows businesses to save time and money.…

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5 Tools For Testing Your Website For Mobile Compatibility

mobile website testing toolsOn my previous post, I had discussed about some tips on building a mobile business website. Inspired by a comment from Martin Lindeskog, I have decided to share with you, my dear readers, some tips on how to test whether your mobile viewers are getting optimum viewing capacity on their mobile browsers.

That said, I have scoured the net for a cornucopia of sites which can be useful to test mobile compatibility of your site.

Here are some mobile browser compatibility-testing sites:

1.   mobiReady - This site is fairly easy to navigate and the best part is, it’s free.…

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The New and Improved SBA.gov

new and improved SBA website

If it’s been a while since you last visited the U.S. Small Business Administration website, you may want to take a fresh peek at it.   Recently the SBA, a United States government agency that provides support to small businesses, gave their website a complete re-haul.

Last week Joe Zepecki, the Deputy Assistant Administrator of the SBA, gave Anita Campbell the inside scoop on the new and improved website.   Along with a variety of new content, better navigation and enhancements; the SBA also unveiled a new tool called SBA Direct.

SBA Direct allows visitors to personalize their browsing experience according to their business type, geography and needs to access relevant and targeted information on all aspects of running a business such as the steps involved in getting started, business growth strategies, and how to stay compliant with current laws and regulations.

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2009 Reviewed: Our Top 25 Most Popular Articles

end of the year blog recapWe’re nearing the end of 2009 and in looking back, we’ve had a wonderful year.   We’ve met some really wonderful people and have had the pleasure of publishing guest articles from some really great authors.   Thank you to everyone who has contributed in making this blog great.   We’re looking forward to having another great year in 2010!

To close out the year, I’ve decided to highlight 25 of our most popular articles from 2009.   If you’ve missed any of these articles, now is your chance to catch up.   I’ve gathered the articles into separate categories so you can easily browse through and read your favorites.  …

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