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Samsara Fleet Management Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 01, 2024

Samsara's GPS fleet management platform is intuitive, fully featured and ideal for companies wanting to start their transition to electric vehicles.

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GPS Trackit Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 01, 2024

GPS Trackit is a cost-effective fleet tracking platform with leading video telematics capabilities. See pricing and more key details.

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Force by Mojio Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 01, 2024

Force is a great GPS fleet tracking system for growing businesses making local service calls or deliveries. See the affordable pricing.

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ClearPathGPS Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 01, 2024

ClearPathGPS is a great fleet tracking system for budget-conscious businesses. See its features, plans and prices.

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Azuga Fleet Management Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 01, 2024

Azuga stands out in the fleet tracking space for its high usability. Learn about features, pricing and more.

Article
What Is a Virtual Phone Number?
By Mark Fairlie | February 29, 2024

Learn everything you need to know about virtual phone lines and how you can use one to optimize your business in a matter of moments.

Article
Choosing a GPS Fleet Management System
By Mark Fairlie | February 29, 2024

GPS fleet tracking software lets you track vehicles and monitor driving behaviors. Here's what to look for in a GPS fleet tracking system.

Article
Why Business Security Is Important for Growth
By Mark Fairlie | February 28, 2024

Entrepreneurs often underestimate security's role in creating a growth environment. Learn how to secure and protect your business physically and digitally.

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RingCentral vs. Dialpad Comparison
By Nicole Fallon | February 21, 2024

RingCentral and Dialpad are robust, scalable business phone systems. Compare their features and pricing to determine the best one for your small business.

Article
What Type of Employee Monitoring System Do You Need?
By Skye Schooley | February 14, 2024

Keeping track of your employees is easy with the right tools. Check out these employee monitoring software and solutions to find what's best for you.

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Motive GPS Fleet Management Review
By Mark Fairlie | February 14, 2024

Motive sets itself apart in the GPS fleet tracking space by promoting and enhancing driver accountability. Learn about the AI-powered features.

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Verizon Connect Fleet Management Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | February 14, 2024

Verizon Connect provides a wide selection of GPS fleet tracking services that are scalable to meet the needs of any fleet size.

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TimeClock Plus Review and Pricing
By Skye Schooley | February 14, 2024

TimeClock Plus is a browser-based time and attendance software application for businesses of all sizes across multiple industries. This easy-to-use system allows you to automate many time-tracking...

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QuickBooks Time Review and Pricing
By Skye Schooley | February 14, 2024

QuickBooks Time is our choice as the best time and attendance system for a mobile workforce because of the numerous ways employees can clock in and out. In addition, it has several geotracking tools...

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When I Work Review and Pricing
By Skye Schooley | February 14, 2024

When I Work Time Clock & Attendance is a simple and effective time and attendance system that supports complex scheduling for shift workers in the restaurant, retail and hospitality industries and...

Article
How Dual Monitors Can Save You Time and Money
By Jennifer Post | February 12, 2024

With a dual-monitor workspace, you can boost your productivity and accomplish tasks in less time. Learn how to add a second monitor.

Article
Types of Cyber Risks Businesses Should Be Aware Of
By Mark Fairlie | February 09, 2024

Cyberattacks could lead to big financial losses and even civil or criminal penalties. Learn how your business can reduce the risks.

Article
Don’t Wait! Speed Up Your Checkout Lines With These 4 Tips
By Jennifer Dublino | February 07, 2024

POS systems can reduce checkout lines while helping you gather and maintain customer data. Learn how to speed up your checkout lines.

Article
What Is Workflow Automation?
By Julie Thompson | February 02, 2024

Automating manual processes improves efficiency and eliminates human error. Learn about workflow automation and how to create an automated workflow.

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Biometrics and the Future: What It Means for Small Businesses
By Sean Peek | February 02, 2024

The biometric market keeps growing and is replacing traditional authentication methods. Find out why this technology is good for business.

Article
QuickBooks Desktop vs. Online: Which Should You Use?
By Mark Fairlie | February 02, 2024

Should you use the desktop application or web browser version of QuickBooks? Here are some important updates about this software program.

Article
How Much Does a POS System Cost?
By Jamie Johnson | February 01, 2024

Price is a key factor for many businesses when evaluating POS systems. Here’s what you might pay for a POS system and some good options to consider.

Article
How to Optimize Your Network for VoIP
By Mark Fairlie | February 01, 2024

When Voice over Internet Protocol works well, it transforms businesses. Find out how to optimize your VoIP network for the best performance.

Article
What Is SIP Trunking?
By Shannon Flynn | February 01, 2024

A SIP trunk is the digital version of an analog phone line. Learn how you can upgrade to a unified digital phone system for your business.

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Mobile Wallet Guide: Google Pay vs. Apple Pay vs. Samsung Pay
By Adam Uzialko | January 31, 2024

Accepting digital wallet options like Google Pay, Apple Pay and Samsung Pay boosts customer convenience. Learn about the pros and cons of mobile wallets.

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Everything You Need to Know About NFC Mobile Payments
By Jennifer Dublino | January 30, 2024

Learn how to accept NFC payments for your business in this guide. Otherwise, you might lose sales if your customers use smartphones to pay for purchases.

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Article
How to Block Websites From Employee Use
By Stella Morrison | January 30, 2024

This guide explains how to block and filter websites to restrict employee access to certain content on the company network.

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Dr. Randal Pinkett Talks Data-Driven DEI (Full Q&A)
By Skye Schooley | January 30, 2024

CEO and DEI expert also addresses culture-war backlash.

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How to Choose the Best Retail POS System for Your Business
By Skye Schooley | January 30, 2024

Not all retail POS systems are created equal – at least, not when it comes to your store. Learn how to choose the best retail POS system.

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What Is a Cloud-Based Phone System?
By Mark Fairlie | January 29, 2024

Businesses are replacing their old telephone systems with more modern digital networks. Learn the pros and cons of using cloud phone systems.