Business Productivity Software (BPS) promises to deliver a lot more bang for its buck, both initially and over time, for companies of nearly every shape and size. So What is BPS? Different from standard productivity software, BPS is a revolutionary new approach for integrating systems, people, and business processes. Show More Summary
Social media can be powerful when finding and engaging customers. But what if your customers are businesses?
Over the last few weeks, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has gone viral prompting millions of videos. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge marketing campaign was created to help find a cure for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, by raising awareness and collecting monetary donations. Show More Summary
If you have incorporated your business as an S Corporation or a C Corporation, most states require that you keep careful records of the company’s activities. Every time your board of directors meets, your company needs to keep a record on file for regulatory compliance purposes. Show More Summary
London-based tailor Thomas Pink's 90-Minute Delivery service helps customers quickly replace a smart shirt in the case of an emergency.
South Africa's Khusela startup has developed a smart detector specifically for shacks, which enable community-wide warnings in the event of a fire.
IMGembed provides an easy and free way for anyone to use a licensed image on their site through HTML embedding, while ensuring creators get credited.
Microsoft is cutting the price on its Surface 2 just a month after cuts to the prices of its Surface Pro 2 devices. The Surface 2 runs the much-maligned Windows 8 RT operating system. Microsoft will be taking $100 off the regular prices of the tablets. Show More Summary
Anyone who’s followed this home office, home-based business and road warrior / teleworker blog knows the Chief Home Officer has gone hardcore minimalist in recent years. The laptop bag went from carrying every possible tech accessory to a pared-down, Spartan approach that reduces clutter, weight and mental detritus. That’s even been the case with my [...]
Many people are launching their own coaching, consulting, or service business. Duct Tape Marketing's John Jantsch shares seven important steps to building a winning practice.
If you are a "retired" business owner who still receives income from your business, there is a chance for you to reduce your tax liability.
Hiring the right person does not require endless rounds of candidate interviews. These steps will help you target the best candidates for the job.
How can you make the most from a conference event? You meet a lot of people, shake hands, and gather business cards, but you can only do so much during the event. These tips will help.
Kickstarter campaigns can go one of two ways: financial success or miserable funding flop. Here are a few production tips to help your Kickstarter video get off the ground successfully.
The secret ingredients to building a strong bond with your customers.
Four years ago I posted (http://smallbiztrends.com/2010/06/trends-in-venture-capital.html) a presentation I had made at a workshop at Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland on trends in the venture capital industry. In the intervening period, a number of people have asked me for updated slides. Show More Summary
LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is getting set to introduce a new smartphone to the G3 line it introduced earlier this year. The latest advent of this series will feature a stylus pen, according to new information from the company. Show More Summary
If you have an eCommerce business, you probably think that location doesn’t matter. But that isn’t always the case. New research from the Wharton School suggests that real-world factors such as location can actually have a big impact on online businesses. Show More Summary
The buzz in the world of WiFi at the moment is this: A large number of cities across the globe are already offering free Internet connections through free city WiFi technology. Even more are expected to soon follow suit. The pictureShow More Summary
Viral marketing means free marketing – or at least that’s what a lot of marketers think. But it isn’t always the case if you want to get the best possible results from your viral marketing efforts. It doesn’t mean that you have to make a huge investment. Show More Summary