Author Archive : Judi Hembrough

Survey uncovers what small businesses want from mobile apps

Communication apps are most popular for business How many business apps do you have on your smart phone or tablet? If you are like other…


Educate customers to make buying from your small business easier

When it comes to marketing, put yourself in your small business customers’ shoes. They are overwhelmed with marketing information and clutter. Sometimes even a simple…


Small businesses say ease of communication is the greatest benefit of Unified Communications

An increase in remote working and the adoption of bring-your-own device (BYOD) policies are leading many businesses to adopt Unified Communication (UC), the integration of…


Cyber criminals want your small business data. Keep them from getting it.

When it comes to cybercrime, the news isn’t good. Organizations are having a tough time keeping up with attacks and the bad guys are winning,…


How to make sure people read and respond to your small business emails

If you are among those who think that email  for business is over in light of the growing popularity of social media, text messaging and…


Get your small business ready for Small Business Saturday

It’s official. The holiday shopping season is underway. Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, launched over 20,000 price reductions on November 1 and other big box…


Sales slump got your small business down? How to turn things around

Are you on track to meet your sales goal for the year or does your target seem unreachable because of a prolonged slump in sales. …


How to ensure successful remote collaboration among your small business team

Team collaboration today isn’t necessarily what it used to be. In the past, teams might gather in the conference room at a prearranged time to…


How to manage difficult customers at your small business

Some customers are so demanding that you’d like nothing better than to email them “farewell” and send them on their way. No doubt you’ve had…


Let Internet radio boost the conversation about your small business

Are you a fan of talk radio? Well, nowadays you can be more than a fan – you can be a host of your own…