We’re all aware that smartphones have become the world’s primary communications device, even in the office. According to the Frost & Sullivan 2017 IT Decision Maker survey, 36% of respondents do at least part of their business function via smartphone – either one that they’ve bought themselves or provisioned by IT. But smartphones are far … Continue reading Introducing the Newest Business Power Couple.
Today’s workers are making it clear that they feel more productive working outside of the office when it comes to important work-related projects. (See: “Small business employees feel more productive working remotely, survey finds”). In response, small businesses need to ensure employees can connect and collaborate over a range of devices whenever and wherever … Continue reading Mobile Unified Communications helps boost productivity of small business remote workers
If your small business marketing isn’t employing mobile video, you’re missing a key opportunity for customer engagement. More than half of YouTube views come from mobile devices. This should not be a surprise, however, considering that most customers have a smartphone and for an increasing number, it’s their primary way to get online. Among millennials, … Continue reading Mobile video is a small business marketing ‘must have’
Desiring to be “always on” and connected, today’s workers are employing a range of devices to get work done. (See: “Are small business employees using multiple devices for work? Tips to protect data.”) However, thanks to an abundance of mobile apps and cloud computing, it’s very possible to run a small business strictly using a … Continue reading How to run a small business from a smartphone
Today’s tools for business are a far cry from the days when a desk phone and PC were standard small business office equipment. With a desire to be always on, most workers, whether they bring their own mobile devices (BYOD) or use ones provisioned by the company, work from a desktop or laptop, smartphone and … Continue reading Are small business employees using multiple devices for work? Tips to protect data
Today’s millennials are changing the workforce. They want improved work/life balance and at the same time they value team collaboration. With finding and hiring quality labor among the top small business labor management issues, according to a Plantronics sponsored survey, employers are responding by enabling flexible and remote work options. However, keeping everyone connected can … Continue reading Keep remote small business employees connected and engaged with Unified Communications