Articles about SMBs
The Stitch application is essentially a mobile assistant for salespeople, grouping and sifting through cloud-based documents to provide personalized sales recommendations via analytic insights.
The year of EMV migration is finally upon us, and for small merchants in the US, that means significant changes when it comes to payments.
Following the opening of a startup innovation centre in Queensland in 2012, Microsoft has opened its second one in Adelaide.
The Twitter response to Etsy's IPO reflects the cozy, handmade goods hawked on the site: pleasant surprise and relief.
This new BitTorrent program makes network file sharing between devices easier than ever.
A proposal by the government to cut Australia's R&D tax offset rate by 1.5 percent has been defeated in the Senate, with the Labor opposition calling the move a win for innovation among local small and medium-sized enterprises.
We're all about saving money these days. Today's pro tip can help your department or company save a lot of money by identifying where you're spending on services you're not using.
If you manage or build WordPress sites, you know just how time-consuming the chore can be. David Gewirtz shares eight tools that will help you get the job done effectively, reliably -- and quickly.
Australian accounting software provider MYOB is back in the black, thanks in large part to the increasing uptake of its expanding cloud-based product offering during the financial year ending 2014.
The two tech startups are connecting their platforms to enable brick-and-mortar merchants using Square's payment services to create a branded online store via tools from Bigcommerce.
Government continues to provide financial support to encourage skills upgrading and drive research and development efforts in the country. SMBs are offered grants to innovate and expand internationally.
People with a variety of backgrounds have made it as software entrepreneurs. Can you? David Gewirtz's Software Business Crash Course offers some guidance.
Wall Street was expecting a loss of 13 cents per share with $786.63 million in revenue.
Intuit is refocusing attention onto QuickBooks Online Self-Employed, announcing partnerships with several key on-demand marketplaces.
The private social network is only available in a few major metros, but the founders are confident the platform can scale to help connect small businesses in neighborhoods across the country.
Country issues call for collaboration worth S$21 million (US$16.5 million) to develop "high-impact, sector-specific" software-as-a-service products to help smaller companies lower costs.
Small and midsize businesses are always seeking new ways to create a competitive advantage. Mobile technologies represent one of the most promising opportunities for SMBs to find that edge, in the shape of tools that can help small-business owners and managers streamline operational expenses and open up new revenue streams. Which mobile technologies warrant further investigation immediately? Which will take months if not years to evolve? What mobile trends are your employees and customers embracing? How do you know where to begin? Recorded from a ZDNet webcast on March 27, 2012.
An increasing number of small businesses are cashing in on the unprecedented opportunities created by the explosion of online marketing. However, an even larger number have yet to take advantage. While many might say that they don't have the time or need for such things, the growing trends arising from web-based services such as social media cannot be ignored and may ultimately determine the fate of their business. For many, the only thing that really holds them back is a clear understanding of what's possible and how to get started. Fortunately, we can help. In this video, which was originally presented as a live and interactive webcast on February 23, 2012, learn about the most important challenges, opportunities, and practical considerations for small business owners and decision makers: Learn about the most important trends that are most likely here to stay and worth your consideration; Hear how people just like you are leveraging the the web and online media to grow their business, andGain a better understanding of what you need to ensure an effective strategy for online marketing.Get it all from ZDNet Small Business Matters editor Heather Clancy who explains exactly what you need to either start or grow your budding business.