Posted by Guest Author on July 15, 2014 in Business Start Up Advice, POS Systems, Retail [ 0 Comments ]
You need an edge in business. Most of the time, you’re flying blind. You wonder how it is that everyone around you is doing so well while you feel like you’re on shaky ground. The truth is that your competitors aren’t really all that well off either. They’re just keeping up appearances. Here’s how to ditch the status quo, stay one step ahead, and actually … Read More
Posted by Guest Author on May 6, 2014 in VoIP [ 0 Comments ]
While a VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phone isn’t a completely new thing, it has made a huge difference in the business world within the past two to three years. In fact, today, there are 16 million people and businesses using this kind of technology (Tweet This!).
By converting the standard audio into a digital format that is transferred via the Internet, VoIP technology … Read More
Posted by Guest Author on April 8, 2014 in POS Systems [ 0 Comments ]
Out of any of the sundry realms in which millennial technologies have changed the rhythms of life on the planet, none has been so turned on its head than the realm of sales. From the way companies brand themselves to innovations in CRM, technology is redefining what we buy by expanding the possibilities of how we can buy it. Nowhere is this shift more evident … Read More
Posted by Resource Nation on March 24, 2014 in Business Start Up Advice, Business Technology, Marketing [ 0 Comments ]
Trends come and go. Some stick, but most fade faster than you can say VHS. That said, there is one trend of such magnitude that no small business can afford to ignore. The impact of mobile is transforming not only how companies market their products and services, but it’s also changing workplace culture as we know it.
First, what does the data tell us? According … Read More
Posted by Guest Author on March 20, 2014 in Business Technology [ 0 Comments ]
These days, technology makes the world go ‘round, and this includes in the workplace. Technology can be used in a variety of ways to improve operations and efficiency as well as to boost employee morale and job satisfaction.
Here are a few ideas you can try to improve your workplace environment from all angles using just a few technological upgrades.
Laptops and/or Tablets for Work… Read More
Posted by Guest Author on March 18, 2014 in Business Management, VoIP [ 0 Comments ]
Whether your company is large or small, it’s always a good idea to work toward saving money. The more money you save on everyday things, the more you’ll have to put back into the company. There are many ways you can cut corners and save some cash without making it feel like the company is going bankrupt.
Turn the Company Green
When you go green, … Read More
Posted by Guest Author on March 13, 2014 in VoIP [ 0 Comments ]
Comparing VoIP to traditional landline telephony is perhaps a little unfair, given that the former has a number of key advantages which can make legacy communications technologies look seriously archaic. But for those who are thinking about adopting VoIP in place of an analogue service, understanding the differences, as well as appreciating the few pitfalls of digital platforms, is important.
In the first quarter of … Read More
Posted by Resource Nation on February 20, 2014 in Business Technology [ 0 Comments ]
Big corporations and established businesses use high-powered analytics dashboards and multi-channel big data crunchers to do everything from inventory to customer relationship management to supply chain administration. But many small businesses require fewer analytics services, and are focusing on some specific core uses. The tool that matters most to most small businesses is one that can collect the right data, aggregate it for presentation, and … Read More
Posted by Resource Nation on February 6, 2014 in Business Software, Business Technology, IT services [ 0 Comments ]
We’ve already heard about a lot of the big security breaches that have made customers of retailers and other businesses very insecure about their personal data. Hackers routinely get hold of digital information that reveals credit card numbers, Social Security numbers and other crucial identifiers, as well as other sensitive customer information.
Because the stakes are so high, and because data theft can cause such … Read More
Posted by Resource Nation on January 30, 2014 in Business Technology, Phone Systems, VoIP [ 1 Comment ]
On the vanguard of voice over Internet protocol or VOIP phone services, you’ll often find something called SIP trunking. This type of resource enables different kinds of networking for calls sent over digital channels.
SIP trunking and similar technologies are built on something called private exchange networks or PBX services. Private exchange networks or PBX became popular as companies migrated from the process of adding … Read More