9 IoT Solutions for Contractors

Contractors are set to experience a boom of new Internet of Things (IoT) devices and solutions designed just for their industry. By helping contractors gather and use information more effectively, monitor worksites, improve productivity and streamline business processes, these IoT technologies have the potential to help the construction industry

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Best Online Platforms To Store HR Data

Your employees want to be paid, understand their benefits and know your vacation policy. If it’s tough to stay on top of those human resources tasks, make it easy with an online HR platform. HR software is the ideal next step to save you time—and keep you organized.Perks of

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Keeping the Personal Touch in Vacation Rentals Took Technology

Twiddy & Company Realtors of Corolla, NC, founded in 1978, handles rentals for about 1,000 vacation homes in the Outer Banks. The business had been booming, with homes going for an average of about $6,000 per week. Then, the pandemic hit like one of the hurricanes the area is

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Tech To Balance Your New E-Commerce Store with Your Brick and Mortar Business

So you've made the switch to e-commerce, but you still want to interface with your customers and provide excellent service and customer care. There's tech available to help you provide your customers a similar level of experience and care that you provide at your brick and mortar establishment.From data

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5 Unexpected Benefits of Lead Tracking Software

The multitudes of lead tracking platforms on the market promise small businesses game-changing results. Manage your sales pipeline! Increase efficiency! Maximize sales!If you’re a small business owner who has built a client base from the ground up, you may be skeptical. What can a lead tracking platform do that

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What Are the Digital Must-Haves To Run My Small Business?

Once your business is up and running, you need to think about growing it. This is where business software can help. You don't have to spend a fortune, as plenty of free and inexpensive business-technology tools can take your small business to the next level.Begin with just a few

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What Are the Password Rules for Small Business?

For a small business, passwords can really add up. You use passwords for corporate email accounts, for systems that manage your customer lists, for banks and other financial institutions and perhaps for various apps you use. Some of these passwords might be for the use of your entire company,

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These Contractors Built a Better Business with Technology

There comes a time when even a business built on handmade craftsmanship discovers a new skill set in technology. This is what Ward and Teresa Harrington, owners of WTH Custom of Moses Lake, WA, a contracting business specializing in residential remodels, learned when when they set out to match