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    Best Small Business Innovations from the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

    by on January 29, 2015

    Don’t let its name fool you. The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which wrapped up Jan. 9 in Las Vegas, isn’t limited to just consumer technology. This year, plenty of the 3,600 exhibitors showcased electronics designed to help businesses. We’ve …

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    How to Appropriately React to Cyber Security Concerns

    by on January 28, 2015

    Even before the many headlines detailing data breaches of companies large and small, internet security has been a hot-button issue. Because security threats are constantly evolving, it can be difficult for businesses to determine the best way to protect their …

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    10 Best Web Tools for Managing Remote Employees

    by on January 28, 2015

    American business is quickly embracing the remote workplace. By 2014, 10 percent of all workers, from sales assistants to engineers, worked from home. According to a 2014 Stanford study [PDF], allowing employees to work from home increased productivity for one…

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    2015 CES in Review: New Technology That Can Impact Your Business

    by on January 21, 2015

    The Consumer Electronics Show is our annual reminder that the future is always now. If George Jetson or Marty McFly flew to Las Vegas and took a look at the 1-million square feet of the latest cutting-edge tech that the show provides, they would have an existe…

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    In the Trenches: After Hours Email

    by on December 31, 2014

    I’m sure everyone has been in this position. You’re flipping through your work email on your phone late at night when something catches your eye. Maybe it’s a question with a simple answer. Or maybe it’s something that seems more urgent. But it’s after hours. …

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    8 Ways to Keep Your Business From Being Hacked

    by on December 15, 2014

    Just because your business is small, don’t imagine you’re immune to the predatory tactics of malicious hackers. The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) reports that 50 percent of small-business owners in a 2013 survey said they had experienced a cybe…

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    5 Tips To Protect Your Small Business From a Data Disaster

    by on December 11, 2014

    The digital revolution has given small-business owners and startups tools that let them compete with much bigger businesses. Computing power allows entrepreneurs to transform their ideas into success stories faster than ever. But if you have ever had your comp…

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    5 Reasons to Invest in Mobile Payment Options

    by on December 9, 2014

    Apple Pay has gained popularity in the last few months with the introduction of the iPhone 6 and iOS 8. It joins the long-existing Google Wallet as a viable transactional currency at both brick-and-mortar and online storefronts. However, the debate over whethe…

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