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4 Ways VoIP Can Improve Your Business

Small businesses are rapidly switching from land-based telephone systems to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems because they offer an economical, robust, flexible way to meet myriad needs. If your company hasn’t made the change yet, here are four reasons why you should consider VoIP. 1. VoIP Is Affordable When your business has multiple landlines, […]

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Mobility Is Going Mainstream: Why Your Business Needs to Embrace It

Today’s businesses have the opportunity to work from anywhere in the world. But, does business mobility really matter? Research shows it can be a vital tool—giving companies a competitive edge over less mobile organizations. Mobility can increase productivity, improve customer service, and provide a better work environment for employees. Mobility Gives Employees Access to Work […]

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Outdated Tech at a Growing Company Is a Ticking Time Bomb. Learn How to Avoid It.

There are plenty of articles that have great advice, in great detail, about what to know if you want to scale your business, or how to know you’re ready. But let’s say you know you’re set to scale. How do you make sure you’ve got the right technology to do so? By investing pre-growth time […]

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How Much Bandwidth Does My Business Need?

Shopping for business internet isn’t just about finding the best service provider in your area. You also need to have a good idea of what speed of internet your business needs before you buy. To some IT people or business owners, this may seem like a simple thing. But it turns out that it’s not […]

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Moving from a Home Office to a Commercial Space

Many successful companies came from humble beginnings. Amazon, Google, and Mattel all started in less-than-glamorous surroundings: garages. According to the Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, home-based businesses account for 50% of all firms. Whether you started your business in your garage or your home office, the time may come when you’ll need to move […]

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10 Resolutions Every Small Business Should Make in 2018

It’s a new year, which means it’s time for new resolutions. If you’re a small-business owner, start the year off right by implementing the following ten resolutions. Set Goals As a small-business owner, you should never venture into uncharted territory without a plan. This year, make goals for yourself, your business, and your employees. By […]

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How to Work from Home Distraction-Free During the Holidays

When studies have shown that remote workers are less stressed, healthier, and more productive, working from home sounds particularly enticing during the holiday season. While this kind of work may seem like a dream, it’s not without its challenges.   The holidays are full of distractions, and it’s hard to escape them even from the […]

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Top Hacks to Help You Upgrade Office Equipment before EOY

Time to run the numbers, and take advantage of liberal tax laws written to encourage investments that keep your business running it’s best. A new laptop could be just the thing. Major brands like Lenovo, HP and Dell have 15-inch touchscreen models with fast processors that can help you be more productive, whether you’re in […]

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Taxes: What You Need to Know About Section 179

Guest post by our friends over at Tax Buzz Tips for Deducting Business Equipment with Section 179   The Section 179 deduction is one of the most powerful tax-slashing tools that business owners have at their disposal. Under most circumstances, you need to write off the cost of major tangible asset purchases like computers and machinery over a […]

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Celebrate to Motivate: 6 Inexpensive Ways to Appreciate Your Employees

As a business owner, you may have seen the symptoms of employee burnout around the office. These symptoms include a decrease in performance, a lack of innovation, or a negative attitude. Thankfully, there are several things you can do to avoid employee burnout, with one of the most effective being employee recognition and appreciation. Employee […]

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