As with any business crisis, if you get a robust plan in place to deal with it before it happens, it can lessen the damage done. The same goes for planning what you need to do to protect company data when a staff member leaves.
Social media has the unfortunate side effect of making us focus on metrics that don’t matter. Of course, whatever you measure tends to improve (The Hawthorne Effect). So if you want more followers, then by all means, measure your follower count daily!
Business phone systems are the lifeblood of the organization, enabling frequent communication with customers without the need for long hours of driving. While many companies install superior quality NEC phone systems, companies occasionally skimp on data cabling.
Small companies have the highest risk of identity theft out of any other kind of businesses. There are many areas of vulnerability because of the way most small businesses operate. If you don’t want your business and your identity to become part of the 75% of all identity theft crime, here are some security measures you can take.
One of the things that each and every business needs is a systematic way of evaluating their performance. Without quantifiable benchmarks, a firm has no idea if they are swimming ahead of the pack or just treading water.
Security is a major concern for any business. However, the security needs for every organization differ, depending on what they intend to protect. Businesses have to assess the various security challenges facing them and come up with appropriate mechanisms to enable them secure items such as money, inventory, and business data.
As a small business owner, you should not sleep well without the assurance of knowing that your business’ assets are secure. Whether data, inventory, or computer systems, there are so many valuable things to protect that you should not assume your business is immune to an extremely rare theft on your premises.
While technology and the Internet allow you to act and react more quickly than ever before, you need more than ever to consider decisions reflectively before making them. In addition to solving problems the right way, make sure you are solving the right problems.
We’ve heard it time and time again—”mobile is the future!” But, besides knowing that mobile is a rapidly burgeoning sector of the digital marketing world, many brands and publishers don’t know how to tap into its huge growth potential.
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