There are many great communication tools on the market, helping small businesses collaborate and keep in touch and on schedule. Many of these services are online services (no software to install) and smallbiztechnology.com reviews a few in this article on OPEN Forum
With the ever growing popularity of cloud computing, virtual assistants and home offices, the need for quality collaboration tools and project management services is more vital than ever to the success of business teams. The people running these teams could be either a solo entrepreneur in a trailer park, a startup founder running his business out of his tiny city apartment or an established business owner operating an international company with campuses spread around the world.
Online collaboration tools, come with various features, which can include online document storage, online meeting services, document creation suites, product management and more.
I use many online services and find that although many offer similar services there are differences between them, and it is important to try a few out and see what service (or combination of services) is best for you.
Let’s take a look at a few of the more popular collaboration tools and weigh their individual pros and cons to help you decide which might be best for your online business.