How AI is Transforming Small Businesses and a Look at Zoho AI

  For businesses with limited budgets, resources, or employees, cloud-based software can often fill in the gaps and allow smaller operations to perform with enterprise efficiency. That’s why the majority of small businesses have transitioned from storing their customer data in Excel spreadsheets to managing their entire sales cycle with an online CRM system. Working […]

Zoho Enables Real Time Messaging with Cliq

Real-time communication and collaboration is essential for businesses who want and need to keep in touch with a fast-changing marketplace and customer demands. Zoho recently launched Cliq to provide a solution to its customers. Their press release reads, “Today Zoho unveiled Cliq, chat software that blends instant messaging with video, audio, and group conferencing to create a […]

8 Tools to Efficiently Manage Temp and Remote Team Workers

What is your favorite tool for managing temporary (contract or project-based) team workers, and why? The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Basecamp We have […]

8 Online Invoicing and Time Tracking Tools for Small Business

One of the biggest challenges for many small business owners is managing finances, especially time tracking and invoicing. While there are many online solutions to choose from, finding one that meets all your businesses specific needs can be difficult. So we went on a quest to find the best in online invoicing and time tracking solutions […]

Why Email Will Slow Your Business. Why Integrated Communication Tools Like Contatta Are A Must.

I just finished having a look at a new communication and collaboration suit – Contatta co-founded by the father of ACT! and his son. There’s several communication and collaboration tools in this space  – including Google Apps and Microsoft Office 365. These tools focus primarily on email and team collaboration. You them move to another set […]