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How Chatbots Can Help Grow Your Small Business
By Donna Fuscaldo | March 03, 2021

Chatbots are becoming ubiquitous; here's how to use them in your small business.

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Key Fobs 101: What Small Businesses Need to Know
By Kiely Kuligowski | March 02, 2021

Key fobs are an important part of many access control systems. Here's how they work and how your small business can use them.

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Tips and Services to Help Your Office Go Paperless
By Skye Schooley | March 02, 2021

Transitioning to a paperless office is simple with these tips and services.

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Open-Source Document Management: Pros and Cons
By Derek Walter | February 26, 2021

Open-source systems create an opportunity to test-drive programs before purchasing a proprietary solution. Here's what you need to know about open-source document management.

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How to Avoid Sending Spam Text Messages to Customers
By Julie Thompson | February 25, 2021

It can be tempting to take advantage of text message marketing and the direct line to your audience. But spamming your customers can be counterproductive.

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Project Management Software Buying Guide
By Adam Uzialko | February 23, 2021

Project management software can be a valuable tool for small businesses to keep assignments both on track and on budget.

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Maintenance Management Software: A Buyer's Guide
By Brittney Morgan | February 22, 2021

If you have equipment and assets of any kind, maintenance management software could make your business more efficient.

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How to Implement an Electronic Health Records System
By Adam Uzialko | February 19, 2021

An EHR system may take time to implement, but the benefits are well worth the investment for healthcare facilities.

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Dome vs. Bullet vs. Turret Cameras: Which Is Best?
By Nicole Fallon | February 18, 2021

Dome cameras, bullet cameras, and turret cameras are all good video surveillance options, but it's important to choose the right one for your needs.

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How to Create Click-to-Call
By Max Freedman | February 15, 2021

Click-to-call gives current and potential customers a simple and convenient way to connect with your team over the phone.

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How to Find a HIPAA-Compliant CRM
By Max Freedman | February 12, 2021

This guide describes how HIPAA relates to healthcare organizations' use of CRM software, and how these businesses can ensure compliance with the cybersecurity requirements of the law.

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Is Not Accepting Credit Cards Hurting Your Bottom Line?
By Mona Bushnell | February 11, 2021

Customers overwhelmingly prefer to pay with debit and credit cards. Credit card processing is essential for a small business to maximize its profitability.

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Find the Best Invoice App for Your Business
By Katharine Paljug | February 11, 2021

When choosing invoice software, look for something easy to use and helpful for tracking outstanding invoices.

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How CRM Works in the Sales Funnel
By David Gargaro | February 09, 2021

CRM software can inform you about your customers and how they move through your sales funnel, helping you improve the customer experience from prospect to buyer.

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PayPal Alternatives for Accepting Online Payments
By Bennett Conlin | February 03, 2021

If you want to use something other than PayPal to accept payments, consider these options.

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Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Customer Service to an Offshore Call Center
By Adam Uzialko | January 26, 2021

This guide describes the pros and cons of outsourcing customer service to an offshore call center. Is an offshore call center right for you, or is it a risk you can't afford to take?

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Can Salesforce Stay on Top of CRM Providers in 2021?
By Mona Bushnell | January 25, 2021

Salesforce is a dominant force in the CRM world. However, there are alternatives to consider.

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Cyberattacks on Remote Workers on the Rise: How to Defend Your Business
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 25, 2021

Small businesses are a prime target for hackers, particularly with many employees now working from home.

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Adopting a CRM? How to Get Buy-in From Your Sales Department
By Mona Bushnell | January 22, 2021

A CRM is a great tool for marketing and sales teams, but only if you can get your sales department's buy-in.

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8 Big Data Solutions for Small Businesses
By Pamela Oldham | January 20, 2021

This guide includes basic information about big data and a list of eight big data solutions for small businesses.

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11 Benefits of CRM Systems
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 15, 2021

CRM software can provide a wealth of benefits for your small business, from customer retention to increased productivity.

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14 Collaboration Tools for Small Business
By Andreas Rivera | January 14, 2021

With the workplace now stretching out from offices and onto kitchen tables, digital collaboration tools are more important than ever.

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How to Turn Your iPad Into a POS System
By Anna Attkisson | January 11, 2021

Wondering how you can set up your iPad as a POS system? Here's what you need to know.

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Why You Need to Accept Mobile Wallets at Your SMB
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 07, 2021

Consumers are increasingly using digital wallets like Apple Pay at checkout. Learn more about this payment method and how your small business can accept it.

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5 Ways POS Systems Are Changing (and Why It Matters)
By Kayla Harrison | December 31, 2020

Learn how POS systems have changed and how their capabilities can help you better manage your business.

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6 Steps to a Successful CRM Implementation
By Jordan Beier | December 31, 2020

Learn how to implement CRM software with these six steps to have a successful launch for both your team and your customers.

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How to Choose Dropship Automation Software
By Max Freedman | December 30, 2020

This guide explains how to use dropship automation software and how it can improve your dropshipping e-commerce business.

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CRM Integrations for Small Businesses
By Jordan Beier | December 30, 2020

Learn how integrating your CRM software with these nine third-party applications can streamline business operations and increase the value of every customer interaction.

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Small Business Guide to POS: Point of Sale Systems and Software
By Max Freedman | December 29, 2020

Point of sales systems are the brains of your business, so it’s important to find a reliable option.