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Stay up to speed with the latest technology for business. Learn about the software and security tools that can streamline and secure your business functions.

Latest Small Business Technology Tips, Trends and Advice

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What is Interactive Voice Response?
By Mark Fairlie | April 09, 2024

Your company may benefit from an interactive voice response system, which routes callers to the right contacts. Here is what you need to know.

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What Is PBX?
By Mark Fairlie | April 09, 2024

Learn whether a PBX phone system is right for your business.

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What Is a VoIP Number?
By Mark Fairlie | April 09, 2024

A VoIP number is a dedicated phone number assigned to a user and not tied to a physical line. Learn how VoIP numbers work and how to get one.

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10 Useful Technologies for Hosting Online Meetings
By Sean Peek | April 08, 2024

Test out one of these video conferencing platforms the next time you need to host a meeting.

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What Type of Employee Monitoring System Do You Need?
By Skye Schooley | April 05, 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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The Best Business Uses of Microsoft Word
By Jennifer Post | April 04, 2024

Microsoft Word lets you share documents, create templates, and collaborate with your team. Learn about the other business uses for Microsoft Word.

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Everything You Need to Know About NFC Mobile Payments
By Jennifer Dublino | April 04, 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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Digital Receipts: Why Retailers Are Embracing Them
By Sean Peek | April 04, 2024

The latest digital receipt technology enables retailers to include marketing messaging. Learn the benefits and get software recommendations.

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9 Most Effective Apps for Internal Communication
By Sean Peek | April 02, 2024

The best internal communication tools help remote and in-office teams improve their relationships and workflows. See our top picks.

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Tethering vs. Hotspots: What’s Better for Your Business?
By Mark Fairlie | April 02, 2024

This guide explains the differences between tethering and mobile hotspots, as well as which one might be better for your business.

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What is a Receipt Printer? Thermal vs Impact Printers
By Sean Peek | April 01, 2024

Thermal and impact receipt printers do the same job but are suited to different locations.

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What Is VoIP?
By Mark Fairlie | April 01, 2024

VoIP technology uses a broadband internet connection to transmit phone calls. Learn VoIP's features and everything you need to know to implement VoIP.

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What Are Multiline Phone Systems?
By Mark Fairlie | March 28, 2024

Learn how to improve communications and optimize your entire business with a phone system capable of handling multiple calls simultaneously.

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How Telematics Can Improve Worksite Productivity
By Mark Fairlie | March 25, 2024

See how telematic systems help you keep track of your fleet and machinery, allowing you to plan a safer, more efficient worksite.

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What SMBs Need to Know About Electronic Logging Devices
By Sean Peek | March 21, 2024

If you operate a small fleet for your business, you may be required to abide by FMCSA regulations for electronic logging devices (ELDs).

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What Is a Cyber Attack?
By Mark Fairlie | March 14, 2024

Discover the type of damage a cyber attack can do to any business, and some of the top ways you can prevent them.

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The Benefits of Restaurant iPad POS Systems
By Skye Schooley | March 14, 2024

POS systems can provide a lot of value to your restaurant. Learn more about how this technology can boost your profits.

Review
Samsara Fleet Management Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 12, 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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Motive GPS Fleet Management Review
By Mark Fairlie | March 04, 2024

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

Review
FleetUp Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 04, 2024

FleetUp excels at helping businesses improve driver efficiency and reduce costs while delivering strong customer service and support. See plan options.

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Verizon Connect Fleet Management Review and Pricing
By Mark Fairlie | March 04, 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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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.

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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.

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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.

Review
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...