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Latest Small Business Technology Tips, Trends and Advice

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What Is Data Management?
By Adam Uzialko | March 23, 2023

Data management is the process by which businesses gather, store, access and secure data from business software solutions. Here’s what you need to know.

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How to Do a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment
By Mark Fairlie | March 23, 2023

Businesses must convince customers their personal data is safe. Run a cybersecurity risk assessment to protect company and customer data.

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Why Employees and Not IT Are Driving the New Technological Revolution
By Mark Fairlie | March 22, 2023

You trust your IT team but should you involve other employees to help build your tech stack? Yes ― it will reduce staff turnover and improve productivity.

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How to Reduce Idle Time for Your Fleet
By Jeff Hale | March 08, 2023

Learn how GPS tracking tools can measure vehicles' idle time effectively to increase your company's productivity and profitability.

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What SMBs Need to Know About Electronic Logging Devices
By Sean Peek | March 08, 2023

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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The Best Business Uses of Microsoft Word
By Jennifer Post | March 07, 2023

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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Quality Data Only: How to Apply Data Minimization to Your Business
By Mark Fairlie | March 02, 2023

Reduce risks of data breaches and make better decisions using more accurate information by introducing data minimization procedures into your business.

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How Often Should You Upgrade Your Phone System?
By Sean Peek | March 02, 2023

Businesses need a business phone system that's fast, reliable and up to date. Learn how and when to upgrade and the best business phone systems to consider.

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How to Compress Photos
By Bennett Conlin | February 28, 2023

Compressing photos is easy. Learn how to compress JPEG images using a few simple tools.

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Decision Support Systems Applications and Uses
By Mark Fairlie | February 21, 2023

Entrepreneurs and managers use decision support systems to help them understand and evaluate what choices are available to them. Here’s what you should know.

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Benefits of VoIP Phone Systems
By Sean Peek | February 21, 2023

VoIP technology lets users make phone calls through the internet. Here are the reasons your business might want to get one of these systems.

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9 Most Effective Apps for Internal Communication
By Sean Peek | February 21, 2023

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

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Photoshop Reigns Supreme: How the Software Has Maintained Market Dominance
By Sean Peek | February 21, 2023

Photoshop remains supreme among editing software for photos, graphics and videos. Here's how and why to use Photoshop for your business.

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Beacons Are Beckoning: How Mobile Technology Is Changing Retail
By Chad Brooks | February 21, 2023

Retailers of all sizes are adjusting to technology trends. See how mobile tech is changing the in-store experience and how to use it in your business.

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The 5 Best Communication Tools for Businesses of Any Size
By Jamie Johnson | February 21, 2023

Whether you're a small company or an enterprise-level business, these five communication tech tools will keep your team engaged and connected.

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Committing to Eco-Friendly Packaging Practices Can Save Your Company Money
By Jennifer Dublino | February 21, 2023

Using eco-friendly packaging can cut costs, reduce waste and help your business be viewed as Earth-friendly. Learn about going green in your business.

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Confessions of an Entrepreneur: Technology Leads to New Opportunities
By Jamie Johnson | February 21, 2023

Technology plays a huge role in the success of your business. Learn more about how.

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Top 5 Virtual Reality Business Use Cases
By Kimberlee Leonard | February 21, 2023

Interest in virtual reality business ventures is high. Learn about five virtual reality use cases and the pros and cons of virtual reality in business.

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Technology Should Enhance Communication
By Sean Peek | February 21, 2023

How is technology affecting business communication? Discover the risks and benefits of using technology in the workplace.

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Paper vs. Electronic Medical Records
By Max Freedman | February 21, 2023

Most medical practices have switched to electronic recordkeeping, but there's still a place for paper.

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What Is a VoIP Number?
By Shannon Flynn | February 21, 2023

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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What Are Multi-Line Phone Systems?
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | February 21, 2023

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

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Top Challenges of Electronic Health Record (EHR) Implementation
By Chad Brooks | February 21, 2023

EHRs are a vital way to automate and streamline the healthcare process, but implementation can be challenging. Learn how to smooth the transition.

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What Is Claim Scrubbing?
By Leah Zitter | February 21, 2023

Claim scrubbing is the process of verifying that a medical claim's codes are accurate. Learn how code scrubbing works and which tools can help.