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Articles by Benjamin Tomkins
posted in April 2010
According to the latest Small Business Employment Index, the hiring rate for small businesses has reached a three-year high.
According to the findings of a new survey, most software CEOs and CFO see a return to pre-recession levels this year and cloud computing, particularly among SMBs, is the big driver for the rebound.
According to a CompTIA survey, 80% of SMBs wants technology solutions that "deliver immediate payback in terms of minimum disruption of business continuity and seamless integration with existing solutions" and are most interested in virtualization, unified communications, and mobile.
According to a recent ranking of women-led companies, the 50 fastest-growing businesses with women at the helm grossed $2.3 billion in 2009 and all but 4% plan to hire this year.
On Earth Day, environmental responsibility gets top billing, but the businesses can slash power costs with a few simple energy conservation tips and go green at the same time.
Despite the widely-spouted axiom that small businesses will lead us out of the recession, few Americans actually want to start a small business.
New data and a free eBook about the leading e-commerce sites delves into how the most successful sites keep their conversion rates higher than Amazon.com
The latest Cisco offerings from Cisco focus on delivering cost-effective, accessible networking equipment to SMBs that lack robust IT resources.
With vendors making a hard push to capture the SMB printing market, the results of the a new survey identify the printing pain points for small and midsize businesses.
HP's latest printers for small and midsize businesses include the company's "plug and print" technology that enables printing within 2 minutes of connecting with no install CD.
Smartphones and intimate relations ranked equally as the one thing that business professionals cannot live without according to the results of a new SMB survey.
According to the findings of a new survey of small businesses owners, 70% expect growth in 2010 and almost 40% plan to hire additional employees.
Online hiring is on the rise with strong demand for mobile, social media, open source ,and cloud computing skills in particular according to data from online talent marketplace Elance.
Data Robotics new NAS storage unit offers small businesses and remote offices an affordable backup solution that requires minimal management and can expand to meet changing needs.
In a welcome bit of good cheer amid these challenging economic times, the SBA has announced the Small Business People of the Year for 2010.
Though the latest job numbers push into positive territory, unemployment remains high and wages stagnant even in IT, but there's some good news for SMBs.
April 1st unleashes the silly and the search provider continues its tradition of creative hoaxes by renaming the company.
Despite some isolated bright spots about the economy, a bevy of recent data on SMB confidence and hiring indicates business owners see the glass as not even half full.