3 Big Trends Businesses Need To Adopt Now

3 Big Trends Businesses Need To Adopt Now

When the online publication Small Business Trends surveyed nearly 500 small and midsize-business owners across the country last February, they found that technology has become more important than ever in companies of all sizes.

Though CRM is often an expensive and lofty goal for time-strapped businesses, it drastically increases growth once it’s implemented and understood.

Change Or Die

Change Or Die

If you were given the choice to change or die – to make meaningful and enduring shifts in the way you think, feel and act, or pass away much sooner than you were meant to – would you be able to survive? According to Fast Company senior writer Alan Deutschman, the answer is probably no.

Why Inclusion Matters In The Workplace

Why Inclusion Matters In The Workplace

For companies that want to survive in the modern marketplace, diversity is more than a buzzword – it’s a fundamental ethos that is key to real success. In order for innovation to happen, dozens of perspectives and worldviews need to be represented in your workplace.

Don’t Ever Let Your IT Company Do This To Your Computer Network

Don’t Ever Let Your IT Company Do This To Your Computer Network

Today, when companies need to be lean, nimble and brutally efficient to survive in a competitive marketplace, cutting unnecessary costs is paramount. Unfortunately, it can be easy when you’re on a tight budget to accidentally strip away components of your business that may seem gratuitous but are actually essential to your success.

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: 4K HDR Projector Can Beam A 150-Inch Picture Onto Your Wall

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: 4K HDR Projector Can Beam A 150-Inch Picture Onto Your Wall

A 65-inch OLED TV is a beautiful thing. But can it compare to a crisp, bright 150-inch display in the comfort of your home?

That’s what LG is offering this year with its new 4K HDR projector, the HU80KA. Clocking in with a 3840 x 2160 resolution, 2,500 lumens and a stunning picture, the portable device is an attractive offer indeed.

Here’s The One Reason Why You Need So Many Different Passwords…

Here’s The One Reason Why You Need So Many Different Passwords…

Thinking up passwords and managing them is a big pain, no two ways around it. One website requires a symbol, and another requires 14 characters. Meanwhile, your bank requires 10 characters, four PIN numbers and the answer to a secret question. In the midst of all this, it’s easy to just use the same three or four passwords.

19 Ways To Live Well And Sanely In Crazy Times

19 Ways To Live Well And Sanely In Crazy Times

There’s no discounting the fact that we’re living through some crazy times. With political upheavals, game-changing social media movements and chaotic world events, there’s a lot going on.

I’m not about to overlook the tremendous opportunities that exist these days, but with spring cleaning right around the corner, I’ve been focusing on this question: how can we live well in these crazy times?

Don’t add to the craziness.

4 Ways To Improve Customer Satisfaction And Increase Your Profitability At The Same Time

4 Ways To Improve Customer Satisfaction And Increase Your Profitability At The Same Time

Host an event. In B2B companies and small businesses that have a highly specific and local customer base, a big appreciation event can go a long way. Just make sure to view attendees as friends rather than customers you’re trying to close on.
Personalize your services.

How The Internet Of Things Is Changing Business

Since topping the list of Gartner’s Hype Cycle back in 2014, the Internet of Things (IoT) has risen to the top of business leaders’ attention across the country. In fact, according to a report by Forbes, IoT outranks artificial intelligence, robotics and numerous other technological concerns as “the most important technology initiative by senior executives.

SHINY NEW GADGET THE MONTH: FIXD

When was the last time you turned on your car, pulled out of the driveway and suddenly noticed the engine light pop up on your dashboard? You probably just ignored it and drove to your destination. Maybe the next day you spent some time trying to get to the bottom of the issue, only to come up short.