Are You Wasting Your Data? Tips For Small Businesses To Utilise Your Biggest Resource

It’s 2017, the year of virtual reality and the iPhone number something or other. You can find a dog, house, car or yacht online and buy it. You can use your cell phone to tell celebrities exactly what you thought of their last film, or let a company know that it isn’t okay they messed up your order and haven’t answered your emails. Technology is permanently incorporated into our everyday lives, and that technology is spewing out data faster than we can upload our latest witty tweet and be irritated that only two people liked it.…

The Importance of Keeping Your Site Mobile Friendly

Have you ever wondered what all the fuss is about surrounding the importance of mobile-friendly websites? The use of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets is on the rise, and they are becoming our favorite method of accessing the news, staying in touch with friends and family, and even hunting for deals and bargains and buying online. There is no doubt that consumers are going mobile, so if you want your business to succeed, you need to have a mobile friendly website.…

The Benefits of Cloud Computing for Your Call Center Business

The busy world of call centers is a fast-growing one. Because of the various useful services they offer, these companies are always in demand. But with new service providers emerging left and right, contact centers need innovative and efficient computing technologies to stay on top of their game. If you’re running a call center business, you need to find a feature-rich cloud-based contact center software that gives you access to various resources and applications. Such software are fast becoming a favored tool among growing businesses because of the efficiency and convenience they provide.…

4 Strategies for Standardizing Video Meetings in Your Organization

If any organization is looking to make a major change in their day-to-day operations, then one of the things they will need to consider is what they are changing. Even in the scientific community when tests occur it is to try and identify what changes should be put in place, but before the hypothesis and changes are tested they will first have a control. Your organization needs to have a control system so that you can see your baseline, and only then will you be able to effectively and actively make changes that will better the organization.…

5 Undeniable Reasons a Law Firm Should Use a Phone Answering Service

The number of calls a typical attorney gets every day can be staggering. It doesn’t matter what industry you service either. Everyone needs a lawyer at some point. In most situations, when a person finds themselves in need, they usually need to speak to someone yesterday, right? Then, once you’ve signed on to help a client, the calls you have to answer just to deal with that single client’s issues can easily triple. There is the other party’s lawyers to deal with, witnesses to talk to, court administration, and judge’s office that need your attention.…

The Internet Revolutionized Offline Retail: How? (Infographic)

The internet’s influence in retail extends far beyond people shopping online. The original threat seemed to focus on online shopping and many hypothesised how bricks & mortar stores will lose a large portion of their market share to the convenience of online shopping. This is part of it of course, but in truth, it is a small part of a much bigger picture. The internet is now playing an important role in everything we do and shopping online is only one side of the coin.…

Why Video Conferencing Software Can Improve Your IT Team’s Overall Productivity

When you are in the field of information technology, you have to be on your feet at all times, because so much can change in the blink of an eye. Back in the day, computers were the size of entire rooms, and could only solve simple equations using punch cards. Now, they can do so much more than that, such as processing heavy multimedia, crunching heavy numbers, and even allowing you to talk to another person from all the way across the globe, all using machines that literally fit in the palm of your hand.…

Protect Your Tech

Over the past decade, or so, the way we do business has changed at a phenomenal rate. During that time, we have moved from using pen and paper to keep track of everything to doing everything using electronics. Paper ledgers are out databases are in. Security guards are a thing of the past, now we use remotely controlled CCTV, and digital alarm systems, to protect our businesses. Even production machines are hooked up to a network. Machine setters rarely go onto the shop floor to fix issues, or set up a piece of equipment for a new production run.…

How Does Text Mining Enhance the Quality of Your Data for Business Intelligence

Since the past couple of decades, the recent advances in Information Technology and related applications have provided companies with the perfect tools to achieve business success by promoting a higher level of customer interaction and internal as well as external organizational capability and efficiency. The data analytics process has improved and increased the quality of Business Intelligence thanks to the introduction of text mining applications, which act as a filter to help companies reduce the overflow of excessive and unusable data that circulates internally as well as externally on the world wide web.…

Digital Payments and Security Concerns: Protecting Your Accounts

Handling money can be a very difficult task, especially given the many cases of debit and credit card fraud that come to light each year. Thankfully, banks and credit unions are providing new services to address these issues, such as smartphone apps that allow members to maintain complete control of their cards, no matter where they happen to be. This is especially useful in case somebody were to accidentally lose their debit or credit cards, as this would give them less hoops to jump through in order to freeze their accounts due to such a situation.…