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Top 10 SMB Predictions For 2011

We dusted off an old piece of tech -- the crystal ball -- to see what the New Year has in store for small and midsize business. 2011 will without a doubt be the year when "trend" becomes "normal" in a variety of business areas, from mobility to virtualization to social marketing. And while certain industry lingo might simply become part of the everyday vocabulary, the term "SMB" itself is likely to be thrown around even more loosely than it was in 2010, by vendors, politicians, and a host of oth
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The now-widespread options in both hardware and applications will usher in the mainstream reality of the mobile business, especially among smaller firms. Smartphones, tablets, maturing business applications, and cloud computing mean companies are no longer tied to a physical location and make SMBs more agile than ever. 2011 is the year when mobility morphs into standard business operating procedure.

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