When we discuss our service offerings, we understand that it might seem like more than you need. You’re a small business. You have gotten by without all these fancy solutions in the past. Why do you need them now?
Apart from size and scope, what’s different between your operation and a large business? Not all that much, which means that you both are going about business in similar ways. Or you should be.
Let’s look at a few common IT-based tools and solutions that will make doing business easier for you.
Of all of your business-essential tasks, collecting payments is probably the most crucial. Accepting payments online smooths out and speeds up the process. If you aren’t billing online, it’s time to modernize.
Of course, this has to be implemented securely. Many security solutions address this requirement. We can advise you on the best platform for your situation and help you manage it.
Keeping your promises to your business’ audience is essential to client ratings, and that requires excellent team communication. The right technology solutions will help your team communicate with each other, whether it’s a project management system, company email account, or an internal chat interface.
With simpler and more informative referential information, many time-wasting issues can be avoided. Progress toward goals, potential and imminent complications, and other key milestones are all made much easier to keep track of.
While many still see social media as a waste of company time, smart business now knows better. Not only is it a highly effective marketing tool, but it offers updated insights into what your customers are looking for.
Social media can also be used as a line of communication with your audience. Potential or actual customers can easily shoot a quick message to your business on social media, if, and this is important, someone is keeping an eye on the account and responding to these messages.
No matter what your size, a team that can securely access their data and collaborate on it from anywhere is a highly useful prospect. The cloud can also be used to host a life-saving comprehensive backup for instant data recovery in case of disaster.
If you’re considering how you implement IT solutions in your business, give us a call at (973) 882-4644. We can help you shape your strategy to fit your precise needs.