Small and medium businesses (SMBs) continue to fuel demand for customer relationship management (CRM) systems, and more software firms are stepping up to offer appropriate technologies. SMBs, defined as companies with 1,000 or fewer employees, are searching for CRM solutions that will allow them to satisfy customers, control costs, and comply with various government regulations. But when choosing CRM software, it’s important to keep in mind that the needs of small and medium businesses aren’t always the same.
Small- or medium-sized businesses run on hard work, dedication and loyal customers. But size shouldn’t exclude SMBs from using the proper security technology to protect online customer identities.
That’s why Entrust offers nine simple tips to improve security for SMBs and end-customers alike. From basic techniques like updating software to more advanced authentication strategies, this guide ensure your business is establishing the proper security foundation in today’s hyper-connected world.
Millennials are officially becoming the dominant demographic in the workforce. This younger generation is looking for more from their company and they're not afraid to jump ship to find it.
How can your company meet the demand of a millennial generation and retain top talent?
Download our brief and read about 7 practical ideas to help your company boost retention and drive growth.
The Symantec 2012 Endpoint Security Best Practices Survey reveals that organizations employing best practices are enjoying dramatically better outcomes when it comes to endpoint protection, and many of these best practices can-and should-be leveraged by SMBs.
Published By: PC Mall
Published Date: Feb 04, 2012
SMBs are making virtualization one of the hottest trends in IT. The reasons? Virtualization reduces the cost and complexity of technology, frees up time to make their businesses more responsive and improves their ability to rebound from disasters.
Although efficient and reliable backups form the foundation of a complete DR strategy, IT teams still face several hurdles to retrieve critical information from a restore operation. Download this paper to learn more.
A successful pay-for-performance culture can literally transform any business. Learn the key steps necessary to unlock your employees' potential, keep your "superstars" happy and ultimately drive a healthier bottom line.
To survive in today's marketplace, small to mid-sized businesses are increasingly using the power of company-wide goal alignment to generate strong financial performance, increase productivity and create a more cohesive culture than their larger competitors.
Productivity remains one of the top issues facing small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) today. And while there’s no doubting the importance of trying to get the most out of your talent, the approach many SMBs take actually has the reverse effect. This is the ‘productivity puzzle.
There’s a big change happening in how small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) think about IT security as they take advantage of mobility and the cloud. They’re recognizing the need for mobile device management (MDM), cloud security, and the importance of choosing the right devices.
In an increasingly competitive environment, ideas can differentiate businesses and fuel their growth. SMBs need to get behind ideas and the people that create them. They can do that by encouraging a culture in which ideas thrive, and by giving people the tools they need to shape, share, and sell their ideas.
This white paper examines how small and medium sized business can grow their businesses by streamlining their processes, creating employee empowerment, reducing IT costs, increasing productivity and improving their customers experience by implementing an integrated, real-time software solution.
After maxing out on Quickbooks, Gunther Gifts needed a software solution that could support their growth and enable complete integration across inventory, accounting, purchasing and sales. Download this paper to read about their results.
Published By: The Planet
Published Date: Jan 05, 2009
With all the competitive challenges and technology demands faced by web-based SMBs today, the possibility of a capital-expense-free alternative for providing world-class IT systems and services is extremely viable. By offering enterprise-class IT systems and services for a monthly fee, managed hosting helps to level the playing field as well as improve the technical capabilities of businesses that until now could not afford to match their larger competitors. Learn more today!
Surprisingly, 50% of small to medium sized businesses that have invested in a data availability and recovery solution may still be vulnerable to downtime. Download this free white paper to learn what you can do to avoid the same risk. You'll also learn what your options are for reliable IBM iSeries data protection and recovery that make sense for your size business.