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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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These days, it seems like people are switching jobs in record numbers. While many of them leave for bigger and better opportunities, many of them leave because they’re unhappy. A Gallup poll finds that only just two in 10 workers believe their manager encourages them to do their best work. Having unhappy workers is never […]
If you’re looking at employee retention rates here in the United States, it is likely that you will see some alarming patterns taking place. After all, it has been found that up to 60% of all millennial employees are actually more than willing to take a brand new job if it means that such job […]
If you’ve ever seen the movie “Office Space,” then you’re likely familiar with the scenes involving the two Bobs—consultants who help Inatech with some staff consolidation and restructuring. Obviously, the movie presents an exaggerated look at office life, but in all seriousness, consultants can be very helpful to large companies in a variety of ways. […]