MobileQubes started up in 2014 with the goal to make sure everyone could keep their phones charged away from home, and away from their chargers.
talk small, hear small, eat, sleep and breathe small. Because when you’re trying to connect with a small business, you must understand everything about those who run them.
According to a recent survey of small business owners, 9% of them are termed “serial entrepreneurs”; that is, this is not their first rodeo. Entrepreneur.com suggests these rare birds have several characteristics in common, including killer time management skills, insatiable curiosity and the ability to use their professional networks strategically.
The Small Business Utilization Team at Sandia Labs has one mission: find local small businesses that can create the precision prototypes they need. The finished work could end up on the space shuttle or even something called the “Z Machine”. And the Utilization Team put over $500,000 on the balance sheets of small businesses last year alone.
Mobile beacons are all the rage—and rightfully so. They give businesses the ability to better engage consumers, deliver a more personalized shopping experience, and gain insights needed to optimize and sustain their commerce.
Free Wi-Fi is great for customers, but it’s not always beneficial to the small businesses that offer it.
Small business is an important segment to AT&T, and was greatly in need of a wake-up call in regards to cyber crime. While 60% of attacks struck small-sized organizations last year, 66% of small business owners are not worried about cyber crime and 47% believe a data breach would have no impact on their business. The unfortunate truth is that 60% of small businesses hit by a cyber attack will have to close their doors for good.
Soon Apple and Google will know what their users might want before the users themselves do. Scary, isn’t it?
Flip-flops from combat boots. Bangles out of bombs. Skilled employees from former narco-driven economies. Resourceful use of technology helps this U.S.-based small business to have a global supply chain.
Mobile dental offices inside of Las Vegas casinos are yet another example of employee perks that are possible through new technology. No word yet if the free fillings will replace free drinks for customers.
Wearable Technology is a perfect fit for small business. And another channel you can use to start conversation.
As consumers fall in love with online services, they’re demanding similar experiences in their B-to-B life.
Shop owners are going online to check you out. How fast can you say apples to apples?