Archive of April 2018

Microsoft 365 Adds Enhanced Security in a New Update

Many business owners are pretty familiar with Microsoft Office 365, which launched several years ago. It was a corner stone of Microsoft Office shifting from “CD” based software installed on a computer to a cloud computing environment where Microsoft Office tools such as Word and Excel were accessed via a web browser. Launched more recently […]

Wrapping up SuiteWorld 2018: NetSuite Announces Hint Water Growth and AI Technology Advances

At the most recent SuiteWorld held in Las Vegas, Nevada, Oracle NetSuite made two major announcements that demonstrate the company’s commitment to helping small business achieve rapid growth and performing extensive research into implementing cutting edge AI technologies. With the introduction of new AI technology, NetSuite ensures customers can leverage a unified business platform to […]

Digital Checks Speed Payments and Boost Efficiency

Writing checks has been an integral part of running a small business for well over a century – as essential to an entrepreneur’s operations as turning on the lights or balancing the cash drawer. And for most of that history, hearing “the check is in the mail” was like a vote of confidence. Small business […]

13 UX Elements Your Website Needs to Engage Visitors

In today’s digitally driven world, where everyone is looking for instantaneity, what’s the most important user experience/user interface (UX/UI) aspect a company’s website should succeed at in order to engage visitors? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC has also launched BusinessCollective, a […]

How Big Data and Automation are Giving Marketers Real-Time Solutions

Anticipating customer needs is a necessity of today’s marketing plans. It’s not enough to wait for a customer to come to you; the best marketing strategies involve intuitive thinking so that consumers have what they need without having to look for it. Advancements in Big Data – or the analysis of customer behaviors online and […]

Want to Reach New Customers? Try These Inexpensive Tech Hacks

A business’s marketing efforts do not need to cost a fortune in tech to create value. What’s one inexpensive (or free) tech hack that can help you reach new customers? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC has also launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and […]

14 Entrepreneurs Share Their Favorite Time-Saving Tech Tools

What time-saving technology would you recommend to any entrepreneur? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC has also launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Zapier + IFTTT With Zapier, I have moved […]

How the Recent Facebook Algorithm Change May Affect Your Business

In January of this year, Zuckerberg announced that Facebook would be making significant changes to its News Feed algorithm over the next few months. The new algorithm will prioritise content from friends, family, and groups, at the expense of public content from businesses, brands, and media organisations. Why? Zuckerberg explains that “recently we’ve gotten feedback […]