Useful Smart Phone Apps for Small Business Owners

We live in a world that is easily accessible with our fingertips via smart phones. Running a business can be hectic, but luckily, smart phones give us access to many different ways to help the adventure run smoothly. With a few simple taps, you can get apps that do a lot of your most pressing business tasks for you, or make them significantly easier.

Oculus Partners with Xbox, Gains New Hand Controller

Xbox creator, Microsoft, is saying it will “change the face of virtual reality,” and Oculus owners are saying the same. Oculus has partnered with Xbox, and some big things are happening at both companies.

We’ve seen virtual reality tinkerers for many decades as technology has improved and allowed us to do bigger and better things with tools we can use at home (and that we can afford), but this new move is going to open up a whole new world for at-home gamers.

How to Help Your Customers Deal With an Increase in Your Rates

Sometimes you just have to raise your prices, and while that’s never a bad thing in your book, some customers may find themselves upset that they suddenly owe you more money monthly than they did before. A classic example of this is when Netflix increased their prices by almost 60%. Was it still a good value? Yes, but that doesn’t mean they didn’t have to suddenly face thousands and thousands of upset cancellations the next day as angry customers did not enjoy that surprise.

Ways You Can Appeal to Tablet and Mobile Phone Audiences

Gone are the days where no one had a computer, and gone are the days that no one had a smart phone to browse the internet. The uprising of the mobile device that can be used to pay bills, send all kinds of messages and conduct business has begun. If you’re not appealing to these audiences, then you’re going to have an incredibly hard time doing business with new, busy or otherwise tied-to-technology clients.

How to Help Your Business Save on Postage Costs

You might not think that postage is costing you that much, but even if you only do one or two mail campaigns a year, they can still result in thousands of dollars in stamps. Now that “forever” stamps are up to almost fifty cents apiece, a single mailer takes a significant chunk out of your budget with no guarantee of any sort of return.