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Figuring out what kind of web design services for small business you need can be confusing, especially with dozens of web designers clamoring to tell you why the site they can build for you will be better than someone else’s. The way to cut through all this noise is to work with true web development firms, which not only create websites, but also strategize regarding the many, many factors that determine a website’s success. A website’s purpose, after all, is to connect you with your customers, and a website that isn’t serving that purpose isn’t a good website.
Here are the top three things web development firms should currently be focusing on:
- Onsite Co (more…)
There is one single item in both the retail and and restaurant industries that employees and business owners cannot do without. Whether it’s a traditional or electronic cash register or modern, computerized point of sales equipment, every business needs a cash management system in order to process sales, manage transactions, and accurately keep records and data.
Not all cash registers are created equal. They can range from simple machines with basic input functions to more technologically advanced devices that can perform a variety of functions that are used in tandem with pos software and other pos solutions.
While many modern cash registers can now perform some basic p (more…)
When you think of large format printing, probably what comes to mind are large banners and signs. But there are plenty of creative advertising ideas that go beyond advertising banners and custom poster printing. Here are three big ideas to consider:
- Photo Backdrops
What could be better than getting your customers to do your marketing for you? That’s exactly the situation you’re setting up by creating a custom photo area. This could be a funny photo op you set up as part of your everyday operations (especially if you’re in an area with heavy foot traffic) or a red-carpet style backdrop at an event. Make sure you have adequate lighting and an employee with a good digital camera manning the photo station; as people take photos, tell them that you’ll be posting them on (more…)
Should your company look into outsourcing IT support services? While there are advantages to having an in-house IT department, there are plenty of reasons why investing in an IT partner is a great idea.
Outsourced IT support is a booming industry. In fact, from 2009-2014, the IT consulting industry in the U.S. grew by about 4.1% annually, and about 39% of businesses surveyed in the U.S were planning on either outsourcing their IT department or increasing the size of the outsourced department they already had.
Outsourcing IT allows companies to maintain a high level of control and quality in IT procedures witho (more…)
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There is no question that computers and the Internet have become a fact of life for most Americans, and this software and hardware can be used for either leisure, personal communication, or for business, and it is increasingly the standard for businesses to not only have their own website, but also social media accounts for [...]
As executive HR search firms and HR recruiters can all attest, employee retention rates have been hugely problematic in recent years, with worrying numbers surrounding them seen in all aspects of employment, in all different industries, and in all different places of work. Many executive HR search firms and Human Resources recruiters have found themselves [...]
Technology is prevalent in societies around the world. From the United States, to the United Kingdom, to Australia, it seems as if everyone is consumed with technology. This technology obsession aids in the purchase of cellular devices with 395 iPhones being sold every minute. In fact, 8.1% of smartphone sales in the United States were [...]