Laying the foundation for a successful Small Business Saturday®

    With Small Business Saturday® just around the corner, what is your retail business doing to get ready for one of your busiest times of the year?  Your checklist probably includes arranging inventory, scheduling additional staff, finalizing promotional plans and preparing for the anticipated rush of eager customers to come through your doors. But what else […]

      Which technology trends are most important for small business in 2017 and beyond?

      With over 5.5 million small businesses in the UK, and over 28.8 million in the US and companies representing everything from micro-breweries to tool manufacturers, or coffee shops to computer service companies, the small business owners are a diversified bunch. Throwing ownership structure and business lifecycle into the mix, you are bound to find very […]

        Video surveillance for small businesses – not just for catching bad guys

        One of the best things about working with small businesses is seeing the wide variety of scenarios where technology can be such a help to owners and managers, and then how a simple investment ends up having a myriad of other uses. One of my favorite examples is that from Elise Ogden and Amy Telzrow, […]