Author Archive : Judi Hembrough

Loss of mobile devices used for work is common, putting small business data at risk

It’s 8:00 a.m. and you’re about to leave home for the office or to attend a meeting for your small business? Do you know where…


How to help your team get through small business growing pains

You’ve done all the right things and now your small business is taking off. It’s at this point that the effects of growing can start…


Small business investment in online storage and collaboration growing

Over 30 percent of U.S. small and medium businesses currently are using one or more online storage/collaboration services, and another 20 percent indicate their plans…


How to ensure phone conferences are effective at your small business

Do you find too often that conference calls go well past the point they should? That’s not to say that conference calls among your small…


Men and women bring some different approaches to their small business growth

When it comes to growing their business, both male and female small business owners are focused on expansion. How they get there, however, shows some…


Choose the right social media management tool to help your small business marketing

When it comes to marketing, small businesses increasingly are turning to social media. A survey conducted by LinkedIn earlier this year indicated that 81 percent…


Tech solutions help small businesses attract and retain Millennials

Called the most connected generation in history, Millennials are changing the small business workplace. Making up 36 percent of the workforce, according to the Bureau…


Assure customers their data is safe with your small business

It’s no wonder if your customers need assurance about your small business keeping their data safe. Hardly a week goes by without news of a…


Email marketing is still a hit with small business customers

Don’t ignore email marketing when it comes to your small business outreach to customers and prospects. As popular as social media and text messaging are,…


How to onboard remote workers for your small business

It’s not easy to find the right people for your small business. Our 2013 Plantronics survey on hiring found that among small business owners, 44…