Digital Marketing Trailblazers: Ones to Watch in 2020

The digital marketing sector is fast moving with its changes in algorithms, innovations in technology, or cultural trends that are gathering swarms of online attention. There is always something new to keep on top of and new trend setters to watch out for. Last year, AI began to influence the world of marketing and, according to the Smart Insights report, content marketing was thought to be the single marketing activity to make the biggest impact. Throughout the year, consumers were swayed by experiences rather than traditional ads, and we continued in the shift away from television advertising towards a completely digital world based on big data.…

5 Reasons You Should Consider Working with a Managed IT Provider

Businesses big and small are relying on technology now more than ever. They need to have reliable internet access, functioning computers, and the latest software to be efficient. They also have to prepare for, prevent, and act in the case of cyber attacks. The problem is that not all businesses necessarily need, or have the means to hire, someone in house to take care of their IT needs. This is where outsourced IT services come in. These services will be able to take the wheel and improve the efficiency of your IT operations while ensuring security and compliance.…

Digitized Platforms: Expanding the Healthcare Field

The last several years have brought many changes to healthcare, as the industry is impacted by politics, technology, and the economy. While many of the changes have been made to improve the existing systems and structure, the changes have made things more difficult for some areas of patient life. The insurance changes caused by the Affordable Care Act have impacted the financial feasibility of obtaining care, but the stress on doctor/patient relationship has increased. There have also been new changes to the coverage options, restrictions, and applications, which has made it confusing for some patients. Jumping through the hoops and the red tape to make sure you are getting the services you have been guaranteed is frustrating and financially draining.…

8 Online Tools to Invest in for Managing your Business Finances

It can be difficult owning a small business and managing all of the financial aspects that are involved to keep things running smoothly. Having excellent financial management tools can really help you to save time and money and have a transparent view of your business at every stage as you progress through the growth phases. In this article, we’ll take a look at eight online tools to help you in your financial management process. Of course, it goes without saying that in business, you need both the right tools and the right system.…

How Smart Technology is Adapting in The Manufacturing Industry

AI (Artificial Intelligence) and 3D printing are just two examples of smart technology that are revolutionising the manufacturing industry. The industry is continuing to look for development and they’re a far cry away from the moving assembly line established in 1913. The buzz term “enablers” floats around the sector, describes technology that has allowed rapid development to occur in the industry. Not only have “enablers” improved business production speed and have increased efficiency, they’ve also offered ways for companies to measure and track their results, which maximises their profits. Within the manufacturing processes, there are various software programmes involved in distribution, energy management and sales, which are heavily relied upon.…

The Distinct Difference Between Business and Personal Mobile Services

In the modern workplace, the mobile phone is considered an indispensable tool. In a 2016 study conducted by research firm Frost & Sullivan and reported by Samsung, employees estimate that their mobile phones make them 34% more productive. However, mobile use can have very different implications in a business context than elsewhere, shedding light on why you should seriously consider enacting a business-specific mobile service rather than simply settling for a personal mobile plan. What’s wrong with putting a personal plan to corporate use?…

Academic Transcription Software Features to Look for

As time has progressed, course material for students has progressively improved which has brought about a change in how course material is taught and absorbed. How students and professors are taking down information to process has changed with the introduction of new AI technology. This has vastly changed things for students and people working within the academic industry. Academic transcription software has become a very common tool used by students and professors to make their academic life much easier. Instead of trying to remember large amounts of information within lectures or trying to scribble down notes students are simply able to sit down for a lecture and start recording on their phone, laptop or any other selected device.…

Four Ways Electronics Have Transformed Business

For about a hundred years after the Industrial Revolution, the world of business stayed pretty much the same. But, it’s safe to say that things have moved on quite a bit in recent times. Today, technology is moving on, evolving and advancing at such an exponential rate that it’s difficult for businesses not to be affected by this tidal wave of progress, whether or not they are ready for it. And, you may not think that we have actually come so far, but if you go back just a few years you’d be surprised to see just how much technology has advanced business. Technology has changed literally every single way that businesses operate, at a rate faster than any other change in history.…

Cut Labor Costs with Time Clock Software

Punch Cards Are a Thing of the Past: Save Money with the Latest Clock-In Technology In business, an old-school approach can be very valuable—for instance, a face-to-face meeting with a client might leave a better impression than a quick phone call or email. Yet, when it comes to saving money, technology can be your friend. You’ve undoubtedly heard the phrase “time is money,” and we’re about to get literal with that old adage. Whether you’re using a punch card clock, a digital time clock, or a fingerprint clock, upgrading to an online time tracking system can reduce labor costs, saving you time and money.…

Invest in The Right Tech to Empower Your Employees

From enabling employees to work on the go using devices they’re familiar with, to automating tedious, time-consuming repetitive tasks – empowering staff to take charge of their own productivity by giving them access to the right technology for the job at hand makes good business sense. Ultimately, more empowered, more productive employees translate into happier customers and a more profitable business. Here are some key areas to focus on. Tech that automates repetitive tasks With increasingly effective artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies available to the business world, letting humans get on with what they do best (like coming up with creative ideas and thinking laterally to solve problems), and leaving the more mundane tasks up to the machines is an excellent way to empower your employees.…