Monthly Archives: April 2012

Virtual PBX offers SMBs real benefits

Leveling the playing field so that you can effectively compete with larger companies is a lot easier today than it was before due to emerging technologies. With cloud technology, you can take advantage of applications and services normally associated with larger organization. With new mobile devices and a headset, you can be available to your … Continue reading Virtual PBX offers SMBs real benefits »

Are you making it difficult for your customers to get in touch?

One of the last things you want to hear is that a new business prospect tried to contact you, but wasn’t able to find your contact information. So I was particularly surprised to read a recent survey, which indicated that many SMBs are not making it easy for customers and prospects to get in touch. … Continue reading Are you making it difficult for your customers to get in touch? »

SMBs reaching for the clouds – cloud computing, that is

A recently released study from Microsoft indicates cloud computing is high on your list and your adoption rates are soaring. Microsoft’s “SMB Cloud Adoption Study of 2011″ found that over the next three years, 39 percent of the 3200 SMBs surveyed in 16 countries expect to be paying for one or more cloud services. That … Continue reading SMBs reaching for the clouds – cloud computing, that is »

Infographic: The Year of the Enterprise Tablet

This is what tablet adoption looks like – to me, at least: it starts with fanboys, queueing outside in the rain; it gets handed down to parents (who bug its original owners with support queries!); we want to take ours into work; the IT department resists, then finally caves in. We’re not quite there yet. We’re stuck at stage 2, helping our parents with their iPad-me-downs