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Natalie Gagliordi is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in Louisville, Kentucky, covering business technology for ZDNet. She previously worked as the editor of Kiosk Marketplace, an online B2B trade publication that focused on interactive self-service technology, while also contributing to additional websites that covered retail technology, digital signage hardware and mobile payment trends. Natalie attended George Washington University, where she studied communication sciences, and also the University of South Florida, where she received a B.A. in News-Editorial Journalism.
Small businesses must walk a thin line between encouraging innovative new productivity tools while introducing policies to improve security.
Consumers receive incentive points for frequenting registered local restaurants, retailers or merchants.
Intuit e-commerce strategist Craig Zarmer encourages SMBs to consider e-commerce as a way to forge tighter customer relationships.
If you use QuickBooks, the BodeTree dashboards show metrics that help small-business owners keep on top of their company valuations.
Need legal proof that you sent that contract or follow-up email? RPost layer electronic return receipts with digital signature services.
Brandify combs key online sites and social networks, offering recommendations about how small companies can improve their brand in cyberspace.
The latest version of ESET Endpoint Security includes deeper support of content filtering, for better control of access to social networking sites.
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The Revel solution is cloud-based, which means small businesses don't need to invest in a back-office server for their point of sale technology.
New releases from Zoho and Sage North America share a common theme: the desire to create integrated platforms where small businesses can run their business from one place.
The combined point of sale application makes it simpler for small retailers to add and manage mobile transactions.
ToutApp.com integrates with Gmail, Outlook and several key CRM applications to help small businesses better target and track their e-communications.
New service from startup TheAppBuilder (developed by Jampot Technologies) focuses on helping SMBs share collateral or automate processes via mobile devices.
Small businesses are looking for protection in an easy-to-deploy shape including security as a service and security appliances.