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Top Reasons to Ditch Your Spreadsheets

Spreadsheets are always a great place to start. Whether you are tracking costs, maintaining orders, or organizing leads. Spreadsheets are comfortable. They are easy to use. And, practically free. 

When it comes to tracking IT assets in your organization, there comes a time when the spreadsheets just can't cut it anymore. There are elements of risk and added costs when you are manually managing assets in a spreadsheet. Your IT assets are valuable, they cost you money, and some contain…

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Added by Jennifer Noce on February 3, 2016 at 11:21am — No Comments

Why should your company be using Instagram?

Nowadays, companies live or die based upon their online visibility. Success has a lot less to do with the city you're in, and a lot more to do with the websites you're on.…

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Added by Rachel Craig on February 1, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

Four Big Headaches Facing Small Businesses in 2016

Get your Tylenol ready because small business owners are going to have a few big headaches this year.

According to the 2016 State of Small Business Report, a national survey of 1,100 small business owners and executives, these big headaches are tied to a few big challenges – hiring new employees, increasing profit, employee healthcare and growing revenue.

Yes, these challenges can be a huge pain (in…

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Added by Brian Sutter on January 29, 2016 at 12:47pm — No Comments

The Benefits of Part-Time Online Learning

There are many people who wish to study but are not able to do so. This is either because they are unable to finance their degree expense or have professional commitments. This is how many people fail to gain any sort of formal qualifications. A great way to counter this is to study part-time. The…

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Added by Kamy Anderson on January 27, 2016 at 6:51am — No Comments

Establishing a Brand in the Cyberspace

Digital age completely changed marketing. It enabled entrepreneurs to target and reach their audience much easier, which led to increased conversion rates and higher sales. Yet, building a brand name still requires a lot of work and dedication. In this article we describe some of the essential practices for building a powerful online brand.…

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Added by Marcus Jensen on January 22, 2016 at 6:25am — No Comments

Do You Have A New Business Product Idea?

It seems like there is a new Invention or innovative way of improving productivity on the market every day.  The advent of the internet, social media and cheap labor has made it possible for anyone to start producing a product and making t available to the masses.  If you have a great idea are you ready to take the next step and turn your product into a business opportunity?

The following steps should help you create your dream:

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Before you get too stuck…

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Added by Robin Kan on January 21, 2016 at 5:50am — No Comments

How to find the best way to manage multiple offices

Nowadays the global economy shifts and everything is moving so fast. And so your business need to do. To adapt fast, to work on real time, to make quick delivers, quick response. And for that you need to see the big picture, to have all the date, easy to access from every single point on Earth.

Many companies are downsizing, rightsizing, capsizing, merging and acquiring. What results is the creation of multiple work places for the business.

This is Qubicor. With Qubicor you can…

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Added by Qubicor on January 12, 2016 at 6:40pm — No Comments

Are Business Strategy Simulations Effective Training Tools For Managers?

Business simulations are designed to train and educate business managers to better run their companies. They are also used to analyze markets, businesses, products, and marketing strategies.

The objectives of strategy simulations vary widely depending on the business and the purpose of the training. They can include exercises and methods aimed at training and improving decision making and strategic thinking of managers. These simulations aim…

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Added by Robin Kan on January 12, 2016 at 7:54am — No Comments

Jamie Playford Outlines the "Do’s and Don’ts of Succession Planning"

Throughout my time as a business advisor, I have noticed the value of recognising trends among the businesses we form partnerships with. Establishing these trends can help in all areas of our business, and among other benefits, we can use this experience to support companies who may be having issues of a similar kind.…

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Added by Jamie Playford on January 5, 2016 at 4:38am — No Comments

Writing your Request for Proposals

The majority of your colleagues are likely cognizant of the phrase RFP and what it represents. They may not recognize how it is employed by purchasing individuals, nonetheless they should understand it is a standard procurement document transmitted to solicit responses from different businesses or providers.



The RFP document is a Request for Proposal form and a business would…
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Added by Mark Bell on January 4, 2016 at 3:33pm — No Comments

Best website hosting option for small businesses and entrepreneurs

Small businesses and entrepreneurs are always seeking ways to increase profits, grow their businesses and reduce costs. This has seen small businesses and entrepreneurs increasingly leverage technology to achieve these goals and many more. To increase profits and growth, technology is applied in areas like online marketing, ecommerce, websites and many other.

In an effort to reduce costs, entrepreneurs, business owners and managers are leveraging IT solutions such as enterprise…

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Added by Goky Brkic on January 4, 2016 at 3:40am — No Comments

How to Maximize Your Dollars – Invest in 401k or IRA

Saving for retirement is of the utmost importance, but that doesn’t mean that is has to be dreadfully difficult, especially if you educate yourself about the various options available to you early on. The sooner you start to save, the more time you have to accumulate a nice little nest egg for later on in life.…

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Added by Rick Pendykoski on January 4, 2016 at 1:40am — No Comments

The Benefits of Custom Adhesives Over Mechanical Fixings

Mechanical fixings have been used for so long that the vast majority of people use them somewhat instinctively. This is exactly the same in commercial and industrial settings as well, where the need to fix anything to anything else often involves the use of physical or mechanical accessories. From bolts to brackets to screws and everything else along the same lines, it’s a cheap, reliable and generally effective way of getting the job done.

But what if there was a better way? What if,…

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Added by Shiraz Kahn on December 26, 2015 at 8:27am — No Comments

Converting A PDF File To An Excel File

Here is a task that may seem impossible. Has your boss asked you to convert a PDF file to an Excel file? You may be wondering how on earth you can accomplish this! After all, they are two entirely different types of files! Your PDF file is text-based, while Excel is a spreadsheet program. How are you ever going to do this? Take a deep breath and calm down; the answer is much easier than you think. With the FoxyUtils app, you…

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Added by Robin Kan on December 21, 2015 at 7:29am — No Comments

Using WordPress Beyond Blogging

Regardless of what you do for a living, building strong online presence is a definite must. Even though this will make you known to a lot of people, their impression of you can go both ways. Your website, will be the face of your business and for this reason, it needs to be presentable. There are various systems that can be used to utilize these effects but none of them is so efficient and user friendly as WordPress is. Here are some of the greatest advantages of using…

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Added by Marcus Jensen on December 20, 2015 at 5:02pm — No Comments

Managed Hosting at its Best

Look no further than online hosting and support companies that have a huge range of products and services. Experienced specialists are highly trained and deliver a fantastic customer experience. There’s a great selection of services that offer dedicated servers, cloud and colocation hosting. These services are quite straightforward and very cost-effective which in turn will save your own company cash. Contact can be made with helpful hosting consultants…

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Added by Shiraz Kahn on December 20, 2015 at 3:42pm — No Comments

Benefits of Automated College ERP System Over Manual System

The future calls for computerization and utilization of innovation to streamline general procedures. Be that as it may, there is still colossal equivocalness of the idea of college ERP framework and how it can offer schools some assistance with attaining proficiency. With a specific end goal to eliminate any confusion air around computerization and college ERP framework, let us take a gander at its favorable circumstances over manual process as of now set up.

  • Get all the…
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Added by Campus - ERP Software on December 19, 2015 at 2:05am — No Comments

The State of Unified Communications in the Enterprise

Time, talent, and customers are three essentials that relate to every business. They also represent three challenges that many organizations can address successfully with unified communications.

XO Communications has created an infographic that describes the state of unified communications in the enterprise. (See below)…

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Added by Sheldon Smith on December 17, 2015 at 12:46pm — 1 Comment

Easy Way to Build or Rebuild Your Credit

I deal with many customers that have experienced setbacks with their credit rating. The reasons are many, from employee theft to drastic market changes to divorce. I get a lot of referrals from credit repair professionals that have small business owner clients. Because of that I've become aware of a program many smaller banks offer that can help people looking to rebuild, or if they're younger just build, their credit.

As far as I know larger banks do not have this product, although…

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Added by Brian Dineen on December 15, 2015 at 11:24am — No Comments

5 Keys To Achieve Internet Marketing Success

Internet Marketing, which is also referred to as online marketing, internet advertising, or online advertising, is a type of marketing that uses the internet to promote messages on businesses and services to consumers. Most of us are familiar with internet marketing even if we don’t know it: mobile advertising, web banner advertising, and the pop up ads we see on the internet everyday are all examples of internet marketing.



If you have a product or service that you would like to…

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Added by Robin Kan on December 13, 2015 at 9:37am — No Comments

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