Posts Tagged "technology"

Embrace Technology To Stay Ahead Of Your Competitors

Posted by on Jan 4, 2017 in Blog

Embrace Technology To Stay Ahead Of Your Competitors

Whether you are a fan of technology or choose to fight it at every turn, there is no denying that it can be useful for your business. And if last year was anything to go by, this year is going to show that SMEs are relying on technology more than ever to stay ahead of their competitors. More Reliance on the Cloud A greater number of applications will continue to move towards the cloud and businesses will store more information in the cloud services reducing the need to spend as much on storage and backups. From Xero to DropBox, many companies are adopting more apps and services which take advantage of the convenient storage the cloud has to offer. Office applications such as Google Docs and Microsoft Office 365 are making the switch to the cloud easier than ever. An Increase in Apps for Smartphones While businesses are resorting to the usage of apps on their Smartphones to conduct business faster and more efficiently, this year will see many more organisations designing their own apps to take advantage of the billion dollar industry. Competitiveness, better customer experience and an increase in sales are the main reason for the growth...

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How Technology Can Help Get Your Message Across

Posted by on Apr 13, 2016 in Blog

How Technology Can Help Get Your Message Across

In this digital age, information is more accessible than ever before. We can find out virtually anything and everything we need to know (and a whole lot more), from anywhere in the world with a few keystrokes. Making this plethora of information easily digestible is a separate challenge, but one that also involves using technology to its best advantage. Because people are used to gathering information quickly, it is best to present it in a way that can be quickly understood. In many cases, the best way to do this is by capitalising on the visual aspects of shared media. This means presenting information in a range of visual formats, from charts and graphs, to infographics and videos. Fortunately for those with expertise in other fields, creating such content these days is not the struggle it once was. There is a wide range of sites online as well as other software available that can transform data into presentable graphs and charts. One place to start looking into creating such visual content is with Google Developers, which offers free access options to create a range of graphic representations of data. Line charts, pie charts and bar charts are all easy...

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