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How to empower and enable your small business mobile workforce

As your small business grows, you’ll probably deal with a workforce that is dispersed across the country, possibly even overseas. Coming into the office 9 to 5 is no longer the norm for many employees. By offering flexible, mobile and remote work options, small business owners find that it assists them in attracting and retaining … Continue reading How to empower and enable your small business mobile workforce »

Unified communications helps small businesses meet changing work styles and customer needs

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Among some of the newest technologies of the last few years, unified communications (UC) is getting more than a just a nod from small business managers. UC consolidates different types of communication devices – desk phones, PCs, smartphones and tablets – into one integrated data and voice network so they can talk to each other. … Continue reading Unified communications helps small businesses meet changing work styles and customer needs »

Workplace noise can lead small business employees to distraction

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Finding it hard to hear yourself think at work? Noise in the workplace has always been a problem, but it’s become more of an issue with the trend toward open-space work environments. While open office spaces, whether in your small business office or in a co-working environment, can benefit collaboration; they can be hard on … Continue reading Workplace noise can lead small business employees to distraction »

Calling out the value of voice to small business

Back in the late 70s, AT&T encouraged consumers to “reach out and touch someone” with their phone service; and for many people the message struck a chord. Today technology affords us a lot more options for getting in touch, including email, IM, chat and social media messaging. But convenience notwithstanding, there are times when nothing … Continue reading Calling out the value of voice to small business »

Generation Y is the Fastest Growing Workforce and it Will Change how we do Business

Generation Y, also known as the Millennial Generation, are the fastest growing workforce in our economy.  Within the next decade, it is expected that this generation of people, born roughly between the late 70’s to the late 90’s, will be the majority of the workforce in the US. This will have a large impact on … Continue reading Generation Y is the Fastest Growing Workforce and it Will Change how we do Business »