This article is contributed by Drew Heikkila.
It used to be that the idea of working from home was reserved for the lucky few: the aloof artist who wakes up late and paints into the night, or the dedicated writer who spends every morning banging away at a typewriter. However, modern technology, ever the great equalizer, has eliminated such an antiquated notion.
Continue reading “Worker Autonomy and the Rampant Rise of Remote Work”
It’s no secret that the world has gone digital. However, many business owners have yet to jump on the bandwagon. And yet they should.
These days, there are hundreds of absolutely amazing digital tools and techniques that business owners can utilize to optimize efficiency, improve connectivity, and enhance their bottom line. Here are three of them:
Continue reading “Three Digital Services Your Business Should Invest In”
You may have noticed in the sidebar a small advertisement that looks like the image to the right. This is for Google Contributor which has now gone live after running for a time on an invitation basis to certain publishers.
We received notice of this via the AdSense newsletter on November 5. It certainly would be handy to be receiving more revenue as a result of this initiative. Continue reading “Google Contributor is now live almost”
If you are like me, you care about your online footprint and you are aware of how you as an individual are seen online and the ramifications this could have on your brand, your job, and even your personal relationships.
Poor PR online could cost you, lead to embarrassing situations, broken contracts and even legal consequences. In our industry, we see it every day. Continue reading “Top 7 Online Reputation Tools”
If you have been following the course of world events, even in the most cursory and lackadaisical fashion, you are surely aware that a sea change has taken place in the way that human beings communicate with each other.
You can’t help but notice that the Internet has become the primary means of communicating with people who live halfway across the world from each other. This mode of communication is instant, and practically without cost. At no other time in history would such an amazing trend be possible. Continue reading “A New Breed Of Digital Entrepreneurs Is Taking The World By Storm”
Do you spend enough time on social media? Are you using that time in the best possible way to get the most out of social media?
Johnny Wanamaker is supposedly the first retailer to have said that half of his advertising budget was wasted, but he did not know which half. When it comes to social media, it could well be that 90% of your budget is wasted … but which 90%. Continue reading “Should you drop Google Plus from your social media strategy”
The design of a business’s website can have a direct impact on its success. To compete in the digital market, a small business needs to have a website that is relevant and up-to-date which also incorporates the latest developments in web design. To start assessing what you need to do to your website to get it up to speed with your competition, read these five blog posts for guidance. Continue reading “Five Web Design Blog Posts To Help Your Business Succeed”
Social media has the power to bring people together, and it also has the power for businesses to keep in touch with customers to a degree never seen before. Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and more provide consultants and individuals the ability to share relevant information by providing links to informative articles. Continue reading “Social Media Can be a Game Changer”
I am most pleased to confirm that the Android upgrade labelled Lollipop is now available in Canada as you can see from the image to the right. The upgrade went surprisingly smoothly and seems to operate without any glitches so far.
This upgrade is as seen on my Telus Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and as you will see is version 5.0.1. It uses material design
concepts and is very pleasing to the eye.