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I find it so crazy how the Internet enables small and medium sized businesses (SMB) to market their products or services online, at little to no extra cost.  As an entrepreneur, it is easy to set up your own social media marketing campaign.  All you need is to find the tools to help you maximize …

Startups: What to Consider when Looking for your first Office

As startups grow and thrive as a sustainable small business, they quickly find themselves out-growing their home office/basement/kitchen setup.  So when it’s time to consider moving out, owners quickly get caught up searching for their first office.  Whether it is leasing an office, finding a suitable coworking space, or even a virtual office, I thought …

5 Benefits Of On Demand Phone Service

News Flash:  on demand phone service is NOT new.  You, or someone you know may have a cell phone plan that is Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG).  PAYG accounts are easy and convenient cell phone plans that has no monthly fees.  PAYG plans offer the subscriber access to a mobile service with a pay per minute plan.   …

A common question that we receive with regards to our communications platform is: I use my cell phone, why do I need another phone number to pay for? This is a great point, which we usually respond with another question that goes like this: What number do you put on your website? With that, an instant realization that …

Marketing Start-up Must-Haves

Typically, when an entrepreneur has a business idea, completes the plan, and is ready to market, the first thing that comes to mind is designing and developing their website. To build any website, many things need to be taken into account.  For example: a logical road-map,  crucial business information, website security,  social media, and more.  For …

How to Create Company Departments for your Startup

Within the enterprise environment, it is logical to separate employees into specialized teams: sales, customer service, and technical support to name a few.  Within these teams, each employee understands their role and responsibilities which ultimately means keeping the customer happy. The typical startup / small business owner wears all “hats” in the organization – from sales, support, to billing.   …