Until you run your own business, you might not realize it. But once you do, it's on your mind constantly. Nothing costs more for a business than employees. It's not just salary, either. All down the line, employees incur cost after cost. Business owners can drive themselves mad trying to keep those costs in line.
The most efficient way to cut employee costs is to cut employees, and that's not feasible for most businesses. It's the people who make the company work. Without them,…Continue
It might be that you, the business owner, possess many technical skills, Perhaps you pride yourself on your ability to fix any machine, whether it's Mac, Windows, or Linux. Maybe you have the latest gadgets, including the most up-to-date Android smartphone and iPad tablet. Understand, though, that your employees might not be so technically inclined.
For all the benefits it can provide, technology in the workspace can be a divisive force. Those who are more adept will think themselves…Continue
For the past few years BlackBerry has become a punchline in the wireless world. As new and advanced smartphones started to hit the market, BlackBerry continued with business as usual, creating more phones with the same old system. Two years ago, about two years too late, it finally committed to updating its operating system. It wasn't until January of this year that we…Continue
Starting a small business is hard, but growing a small business is even harder. One challenge all fledgling companies face is staying organized. Fall into disorder early, and it can undermine your best efforts for growth. Stay organized, though, and you'll see many paths open up for you and your business.
The web has given us many tools that can help us stay organized in any environment. Here are five that can help your business grow without the entanglements of disorder along the…Continue